Welcome to the

Lake Michigan Sampler Guild!

The Lake Michigan Sampler Guild is a non-profit organization of enthusiastic needlework lovers. If you like antique needlework, want to learn more about samplers or love to stitch, then join the Lake Michigan Sampler Guild! We invite you to be a guest at our next meeting held at the Community Center in Wheaton, IL. Come and meet others who share your love of stitching and samplers!


Upcoming Programs

2023 February Meeting Tokens Of True Love

Date: Sunday, February 19, 2023
Time: 1:00 p. m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Palatine Public Library
“Heart In Hand” is a traditional folk art motif whose imagery is said to represent friendship, love, and truth. Try your hand at recreating this Scherenschnitte hand and heart with decorative elements. We will also have our Valentine Exchange.

2023 January Meeting 1897 Schoolhouse Samplers

Date: Sunday, January 15, 2023
Time: 1:00 p. m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
Happy Holidays!
“Save the date” for our January meeting since it will not be on our usual 2nd Sunday of the month. Please save Sunday, January 15th on your calendar from 1:00 -3:00pm for a special zoom presentation with Lianne Van Leyen the designer of 1897 Schoolhouse Samplers. I will be sending out the zoom link the first week of January so be sure to look for it in your inbox. 

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