20th Anniversary Sampler “Friendship”

This Friendship Sampler was designed especially for the Lake Michigan Sampler Guild by Marsha Parker of The Scarlet Letter. It is an appropriate 20th Anniversary memento and a tribute to the friendships formed by and between our members.Read more


Jingle & Mingle

Date: Sunday December 9, 2018
Time: 12:00 noon to 3:00 p.m.
Location: Biaggi’s Restaurant, 20560 North Rand Road, Deer Park, IL 60010
Cost: $25 per person Checks payable to Lake Michigan Sampler Guild

We have again reserved The Wine Room at Biaggi’s
Please RSVP with your Entre Choice by Tuesday, December 4th to Mary Ann Anderson

Don’t forget your ornaments!

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Looking to the Future of the Guild

Sunday November 11, 2018
Time: 1:30-3:30
Location: Barrington Library

What would you like to see?
Let’s talk about the Future of the Guild. 
Planning for the Next Years
We’ve brought the Guild back to life…now what?

20th Anniversary Celebration of the Lake Michigan Sampler Guild

Sunday October 14, 2018
Time: 1:30-3:30
Location: Home of Amy Keaton

Amy was the first President of the Lake Michigan Sampler Guild in 1998. She has graciously opened her home to us for this exciting celebration. Party On!

Remember to bring your completed LMSG 20th Anniversary Friendship sampler for Show and Tell. A $25 Scarlet Letter gift certificate will be awarded to all those who finish the 2018 Guild Friendship Sampler. The Sampler stitching must be finished by the October Anniversary Party, but it does not need to be framed.


Ann Bignold Workshop – Margriet Hogue

Sunday, August 26, 2018
Time: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Location: Wheaton Community Center

On Sunday August 26th Margriet will present a half-day workshop for the Ann Bignold sampler.  A photo of the original sampler is below.


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