Use for posts written in 2016

Fabric Use, Fabric Purchasing and Spreadsheets

At the December Sew Day/Party/Meeting I shared my spreadsheet at Show and Tell.Cheryl's Spreadsheet of incoming fabric for 2016 - she uses this to keep track of recent purchases, with the intent of keeping a zero-balance of incoming/outgoing fabric. Photo by Diana Lubliner.Although this may not be everyone's idea of a good time, I wanted [...]

By |2018-10-14T16:20:11-08:00December 20th, 2016|Categories: 2016|Tags: , |3 Comments

December Meeting Minutes

The meeting and party (mostly party!) started out with a gorgeous spread of food prepared and assembled by Allison and her team.Business meeting1. Name change passed. We are now Bay Area Modern: a Quilt Guild2. Charity: 117 quilts were donated3. Challenge: minimalist quilts from Minimalist challenge were due and were shown at Show & TellThe [...]

By |2018-10-09T10:03:33-08:00December 5th, 2016|Categories: 2016|Tags: |0 Comments

December Meeting Tomorrow!

The December meeting, (with sew day and Winter Extravaganza-Palooza party and swap) is Saturday, December 3! Come and join us at Grace Lutheran Church at 10am, which is when Sew Day kicks off. Stay for the meeting and party, which start at 1pm. There may be time for more sewing after all of the other [...]

By |2018-10-09T08:33:34-08:00December 2nd, 2016|Categories: 2016|Tags: , |0 Comments

December Meeting on Saturday!

The December meeting, (with sew day and Winter Extravaganza-Palooza party and swap) is Saturday, December 3! Come and join us at Grace Lutheran Church at 10am, which is when Sew Day kicks off. Stay for the meeting and party, which start at 1pm. There may be time for more sewing after all of the other [...]

By |2018-10-09T08:34:04-08:00November 28th, 2016|Categories: 2016|Tags: , |0 Comments

November Meeting Minutes

Next Meeting: Dec. 3: Grace Lutheran Church!!!The group had a great meeting on Saturday. It started out with introductions. We welcomed a few visitors: Julie from Boulder Creek, Tricialynn from Milpitas and Kathy from the Pennisula.Introductions were closely followed by Kate, our guest speaker and the founder of the Blankets for Babies project for the [...]

By |2018-10-09T10:03:44-08:00November 21st, 2016|Categories: 2016|Tags: |0 Comments

Meeting Tomorrow!

Join us tomorrow, Saturday November 19, 2016, for our monthly guild meeting! Join us at 1:00, at the Redwood City Library, in the upstairs community room.Things to bring:IRR Round Robin bins and bags Lucky Spools work Show and Tell - this is a great way to get to know peopleYour name tag Charity blocks and quilts Small Group projects (and [...]

By |2018-10-09T10:03:53-08:00November 18th, 2016|Categories: 2016|Tags: |0 Comments

Walking Foot WOW! Workshop with Mel Beach

First of all thanks to Angela O for being an excellent workshop coordinator. The Walking Foot WOW! Workshop with Mel Beach was her swan song as she steps down from a few years of volunteering and takes a well deserved break.The workshop was held at Grace Lutheran on Saturday (thanks for arranging the space, Mary [...]

By |2018-10-14T16:20:12-08:00November 16th, 2016|Categories: 2016|Tags: |0 Comments

Meeting Saturday November 19

Join us  Saturday November 19, 2016, for our monthly guild meeting! Join us at 1:00, at the Redwood City Library, in the upstairs community room.Things to bring:IRR Round Robin bins and bags Lucky Spools work Show and Tell - this is a great way to get to know peopleYour name tag Charity blocks and quilts Small Group projects (and ideas [...]

By |2018-10-09T10:04:03-08:00November 14th, 2016|Categories: 2016|Tags: |0 Comments

November Sew Day: Sew Together Bag Success!

BAM had our sew day last Saturday. Big thanks to Mary C for once again facilitating the use of the space!We had about a dozen people show up, overall, about half of which were working on the Sew Together bag. This bag making effort was led by Bag Queen Jaime, who once again proved dauntless in [...]

By |2018-10-14T16:20:40-08:00November 12th, 2016|Categories: 2016|Tags: |0 Comments

Meeting Notes for October 22, 2016

Hello!Well, if you weren’t there, you missed a great meeting! About 40 of our usual suspects (members and officers) were in attendance. In addition, we had four guests. I like to think of them as future members! Thanks for coming. We hope you enjoyed yourselves and will visit us again.  Guests are always welcome!We started off [...]

By |2018-10-09T10:04:12-08:00October 25th, 2016|Categories: 2016|Tags: |0 Comments