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March 19, 2018 – 9:00 Check In

Zion Lutheran Church, 624 Barnett at Sidney Baker, Kerrville, Texas

Visitors are welcome!


Mixed Media and Thread Painting

Linda BrattonOn Monday, March 19, Linda’s program is Mixed Media.  Linda’s quilts are “Not like your grandmother’s”, she loves to mix different mediums and techniques to create unique one of a kind fiber arts. Best of all she loves to share her knowledge and discoveries with others!

Linda began sewing at a young age, but started quilting after the birth of her first son in the late 80’s. Linda has taught quilt guild programs in Nebraska, Kansas, and Missouri. She is an online instructor for Craftsy, and has recently taught at the Machine Quilters Showcase sponsored by The International Machine Quilters Association, and at MQX Midwest. Since 2008 she has been a regular quilting and sewing instructor in and around the Columbia, MO area.  Linda’s website is:  www.lindabrattencreations.com


“Fall”ing in Love with Thread Sketching and Painting

Laura Bratten Workshop

On Tuesday, March 20, Linda will teach the basic techniques, considerations and tips for using thread painting as quilting elements, applique enhancements, and to emphasize fabric patterns using these beautiful fall leaves (gingko, elm, pear, and oak).

There is a $5.00 fee for the pattern, to be paid to the Linda on the day of the workshop. This workshop is full, waiting list only.

Click here to view and print the supply list:  Thread Painting Workshop Supply List

Workshops, when scheduled, begin at 9:00 am on the third Tuesday of the month at Zion Lutheran Church.  Workshops are open to guild members and to non-members, if they pay for membership plus the workshop fee.

For more information or to be added to the workshop wait list, click here and look for the contact form at the bottom of the page:  Programs and Workshops


March 7 – 8


Hill Country Arts Foundation in Ingram



Lots of work happening!


Lots of fun happening!




We wish we had another two days together!