Scrap Attack Challenge

Scrap Attack! is our guild theme for the year. Helen H & Claire F are challenge coordinators for the year.They will be creating fun and provacative challenges around the Scrap Attack! theme this year.This is a brief summary of the presentation about the challenge:  Why scraps?Environmentally soundimple Living/Spiritual choice (less is more)Inspirational (especially if someone [...]

By |2018-10-09T07:49:32-07:00March 8th, 2017|Categories: 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

New Challenge: Color My Quilt

Color My Quilt is a new challenge conceived and hosted by Karen. By participating in this challenge you will:Explore another member’s color palette Explore colors outside of your typical selectionsExperiment with design in a group setting Each month we explore a color palette of that month’s Colorist. The Colorist creates a set of 25 packets to [...]

By |2018-10-09T07:49:41-07:00January 27th, 2017|Categories: 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

Color My Quilt

Color My Quilt     — Explore another member’s color palette     — Explore colors outside of your typical selections     — Experiment with design in a group settingEach month we explore a color palette of that month’s Colorist.Each participant creates a chunk that matches the paletteMore details on the Bay Area Modern Forum and BlogThe Colorist creates a [...]

By |2018-10-09T07:49:59-07:00January 10th, 2017|Categories: 2017|Tags: |0 Comments

May Personal Challenge: Tote Bag

The personal challenge for May makes use of your quilted piece from last month. If you didn't practice your machine quilting, you can still do it and then make the bag.These are very loose instructions. There are enough bag makers in the group to get help if you need it. Take your quilted piece and "square [...]

By |2018-10-09T07:50:14-07:00May 14th, 2014|Categories: 2014|Tags: |0 Comments

Triangle Challenge

This is a guild challenge.The current challenge theme, delivered at the January meeting, is "Triangle."  Your mission is to create a pieced work that represents your interpretation of that theme.  You can make any project that you want, the only restriction is that your finished project somehow expresses or relates to the theme.Everyone who wanted [...]

By |2018-10-14T16:21:04-07:00February 8th, 2014|Categories: 2014|Tags: |0 Comments

Personal Challenge #2

Kelly started out her presidential year telling us she would issue personal challenges. The first was nametags and lanyards.The newest challenge is to make something using or inspired by the Pantone color of the year "Radiant Orchid" - No rules, just make something and bring it along to share at the February meeting.If you haven't [...]

By |2018-10-14T16:21:05-07:00January 19th, 2014|Categories: 2014|Tags: |0 Comments

Lanyards and Nametags: Lanyard Resources & Ideas

Kelly, the incoming President, asked everyone make a lanyard and a nametag that reflects them and their style. There will be a special show and tell to see your beautiful work.Lanyards are about 37" long before finishing. You may want to adjust this length if you are taller or shorter.If you want some direction on [...]

By |2018-10-14T16:21:05-07:00December 18th, 2013|Categories: 2013|Tags: |2 Comments

BAM-BOM December: Pine Tree

This post is part of the Block of the Month series, sponsored by Bay Area Modern Quilt Guild.  See all the blocks right here.I can't believe we are on the last block already!  Our final block is a paper pieced tree.  There are several different variations for you to chose from, so pick the one [...]

By |2018-10-09T11:22:37-07:00December 17th, 2013|Categories: 2013|Tags: , |0 Comments