May Meeting: 05/19/2018
Redwood City Library, Community Room
1044 Middlefield Road
Redwood City, CA 94063
1pm - 3:30pm Meeting
3:30 - 5pm Stay and Sew
May Sew Day 05/05/2018
Grace Lutheran Church
3149 Waverly Street
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Welcome to Bay Area Modern! Our members come from all over the San Francisco Bay Area (Including San Francisco, Daly City, San Ramon, Los Gatos, San Jose and Santa Cruz).
We meet once a month at the Redwood City Downtown Library to talk about modern quilting, share projects, sew and inspire each other. If you've never been to a meeting, membership is $40 annually and your first meeting is FREE! Click here to join the guild.
What is Modern Quilting?
Question of the day: What is your favorite part of the quilting process?Membership: Mary is membership chair. Nancy will collect annual dues ($40/yr; beginning July $25 for balance of year). Classes and retreats are reserved for paid members…Continue
9 Patch Challenge--Make it Modern and Make it Art is due at the June meeting. Create a block (or a quilt) using the traditional 9 patch block as your starting point. Add elements, subtract elements, skew elements, use just 1 segment of the…Continue
The basic zipper pouch directions are from https://mellysews.com/2015/02/sew-zipper-pouch.html.Here are the directions we used at sew day.…Continue
Started by Michelle Boyd in Challenges and donation quilts on Sunday.
I found out at the last minute that I have to do some shuttling for Sea Scouts today, so I won't be able to attend the meeting. Please hang on to your schnibbles and pet beds until next month!If you have a finished pet bed that you want to drop…Continue
I'm going to a quilting retreat this weekend, so I can't make it to the May meeting. But I wanted to let everybody know about my class in South San Francisco called Dyeing for Crafters. I recently went to a workshop in Vancouver to learn how to…Continue
Started by Joy-Lily in General Discussion and Misc on Thursday.
Bonnie Thomas and I love the San Mateo County Fair. And we want you to love the fair as much as we do. Bring the items that you entered in the fair to the meeting this Saturday and we will drop them off (May 29 or May 30, 2 to 8 pm) and we will pick…Continue
At the last meeting someone said they needed stuffing for cat beds for, I believe, a school event. She said it didn't have to all be cut up. Someone gave me a bag of scraps that I'd like to bring on Saturday but some kid volunteer will need to cut…Continue
i can’t find any info on the challenge Sue S presented at the March meeting. I know it involves 9 patch and is due in June? Please post the details or direct me to the info if it is already posted. ThanksContinue
Hi Gang -This Saturday is another sew day - and it will be a charity sew so bring along your big heart and and your zipper foot and we can really get a lot done!Grace Lutheran Church3149 Waverley StreetPalo Alto94306Hope to have a great turn out…Continue