Destash Party at the May Meeting

by Erin M.It's happening again: the annual BAMQ Destash party will be May 20th at our meeting.  Come one, come all, It's really fun!Details:It’s spring cleaning time in your sewing room, craft drawers, and quilty bookshelf. Bring along the items that you no longer need. Bring as much as you like but at least a [...]

By |2018-10-08T15:31:17-07:00May 10th, 2017|Categories: 2017|Tags: , |0 Comments

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 |2018-10-14T16:20:11-07:00December 20th, 2016|Categories: 2016|Tags: , |3 Comments

Presentation: Ruth’s Scrap Management

Ruth gave us a presentation about her use and management of scraps. She called it Scrap Magic. She talked about her system of scrap organization.Scraps can be better used if they are organized. Everyone's organization system will be different and personal to themShe uses scraps as soon as she is done with the quilt so [...]

By |2018-10-08T15:39:50-07:00November 24th, 2015|Categories: 2015|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Intrepid Thread Brick & Mortar Opening

by KathleenIT'S TIME FOR A WONDERFUL MODERN QUILT SHOP AND JULIE DUECK IS MAKING IT HAPPEN!It is really happening!  Julie is opening her brick and mortar quilt shop and we are all invited to share in her amazing new adventure.Here's the details:The shop is located at:  1709 S. Main St., Milpitas, CA 95035                                     Her hours of [...]

By |2018-10-08T15:37:28-07:00November 28th, 2012|Categories: 2012|Tags: , , |5 Comments