BAMQG Block Challenge

Have you designed your block yet? Made it? The deadline is Saturday, July 7, e.g. the meeting date!We want to see your creations.Like the QuiltCon Block Design Challenge, we are having a BAMQG Block Design Challenge.For the local challenge, we are asking you to duplicate your Quiltcon block submission in the Bay Area Modern colors [...]

By |2018-10-14T16:21:38+00:00June 26th, 2012|Categories: 2012|Tags: |0 Comments

A-B-C Challenge Blocks: S and T

We are nearing the end of the A-B-C Challenge. It isn't to late to join the fun. The challenge is still going strong and in the home stretch! Bring your ABC Blocks for July to the July 7 meeting. These blocks should start with S & TS blocks:Sarah's Choice 12" (from Quilter's Cache) Sawtooth Star [...]

By |2018-10-09T13:43:55+00:00June 23rd, 2012|Categories: 2012|Tags: , |0 Comments

Member Spotlight: Cheryl

Bay Area Modern Quilt Guild Member SpotlightPlease contact Cheryl by leaving a comment below.Name: Cheryl Place: Santa ClaraCheryl's Weblink: http://www.flickr.com/photos/strongcheryl/Family and important people, pets and how they feel about your quiltmaking: My dog is not impressed. My cat, on the other hand enjoys many aspects of this hobby. He especially enjoys the basting part when [...]

By |2018-10-14T16:21:39+00:00June 22nd, 2012|Categories: 2012|Tags: |0 Comments

Charity Sew Day Report

by DeborahBA Modern Quilt Guild held its first Charity Sew Day on Saturday the 16th at the Los Altos library. Guild members showed up with their machines and sunny dispositions to work on projects for local charitable organizations.  With the promise of klippies, bell ringing and adulation for finished blocks and projects, enthusiastic charity sewers [...]

By |2018-10-09T09:14:49+00:00June 21st, 2012|Categories: 2012|Tags: , |0 Comments

Charity Pattern for Q2

Just a reminder that the guild's fabulous Charity Coordinators rolled out a new pattern for charity blocks for Q2: String blocks. This post was originally posted on the forum. How many charity blocks have you made?String blocks are a wonderful way to use up scraps.  We will be making quilts from 2 types of string [...]

By |2018-10-09T09:10:47+00:00June 20th, 2012|Categories: 2012|Tags: , |0 Comments

Charity Sew Day TODAY!

Head on over! RSVP to Diana or to the forum post.The loose agenda is:10am-12pm:  Art Gallery Fabrics block challenge12pm-1pm: lunch1pm-1:30pm: Cat bed demo1:30pm- end: string blocks, cat beds, continue making AGF challenge blocks and working on charity WIP's Charity sewing will be from 10am-5pm.Any project (charity or personal) is welcome from 5pm-11pm.The goal of our Charity [...]

By |2018-10-09T09:15:04+00:00June 16th, 2012|Categories: 2012|Tags: , |0 Comments

Charity Sew Day

by DianaWe are planning a June 16 Charity Sew Day! RSVP to Diana or to the forum post.Please RSVP to this post here in the forum if you are coming, so we can get a general head count.Charity sewing will be from 10am-5pm.Any project (charity or personal) is welcome from 5pm-11pm.The goal of our Charity [...]

By |2018-10-09T13:35:16+00:00June 8th, 2012|Categories: 2012|Tags: , |0 Comments

BAMQG Block Challenge: Deadline Near!

Have you designed your block yet? Made it?Like the QuiltCon Block Design Challenge, we are having a BAMQG Block Design Challenge.For the local challenge, we are asking you to duplicate your Quiltcon block submission in the Bay Area Modern colors of orange and teal.  If you need to brush up on the QuiltCon challenge guidelines, [...]

By |2018-10-14T16:21:39+00:00June 7th, 2012|Categories: 2012|Tags: |0 Comments

Dyeing Workshop

Have you been admiring hand-dyed fabrics and wanted to try your hand or use in your quilt creations?  Now's your chance!  Artist, quilter, author and BAMQG member Joy-Lily is going to show us how!DATE:  Saturday, July 28th, 2012TIME:  11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.PLACE:  Sunnyvale Art Gallery and CafĂ©251 W El Camino RealSunnyvale, CA 94087(408) 737-8188 http://sunnyvaleartgallery.comCOST:  [...]

By |2018-10-14T16:21:39+00:00June 6th, 2012|Categories: 2012|Tags: |0 Comments