Saturday, June 20th, 2015
1 pm to 5 pm
Welcome to the Bay Area chapter of the Modern Quilt Guild! 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 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?
I've decided I'm tired of my 24" x 36" slightly warped matt.I would love a matt that is 60" wide. The standard companies such as Olfa do not seem to get to this size. I really want the matt to be at least 48".Any suggestions? Any reviews of…Continue
QuiltCon is coming to the west next February and here are some important dates to know about:QuiltCon Dates: February 18-21, 2016 (at the Pasadena Convention Center)Registration:Course Catalog released by June 1, 2015.Member registration opens June…Continue
I found this post showing close-up pictures of different threads: http://owensolivia.blogspot.com/2012/10/your-sewing-thread-under-microscope.htmlVery…Continue
Hi Everyone,You are cordially invited to my open house to announce my new longarm quilting business. I am a longarm quilter for hire, and I'm also a dealer for APQS longarm quilting machines. Here's the scoop:Open House July 25, 2015 9am – 4pmCindy…Continue
After our discussion at the last BAM meeting about upping your Modernness and how you can be inspired (or encumbered) by your stash, I thought it might be fun to post photos of our stashes. Maybe someone has a fabulous idea on how to store fabrics…Continue
Hey all -Fat Quarter Shop (www.fatquartershop.com) is having a birthday bash sale for 12 days, where they have a new item on sale each day. Today's special is aurufil thread, discounted 40% I think! Stop…Continue
My apologies if this isn't forum worthy. My little Brother HC 1850 seized up yesterday and while I'm trying to get it repaired somewhere in the next week or so, I decided it's time to invest in a second, more quilting-friendly machine.But I haven't…Continue
Hi All!It's that time again - volunteering for roles and having elections if necessary. BAM NEEDS YOU! Please consider volunteering for a position, or even "co-volunteering" - sharing the load with someone else. Below are the listed roles - let…Continue
We are now seeking officers and coordinators for 2014! Joining the guild board (that's the officers and coordinators) is a great way to get more involved in the guild and make some new friends. Did you just join the guild? Remember that our guild…Continue
What quilting/sewing/fiberart blog do you enjoy reading most?Reply to this post with the link to that blog (one link only, please) so the rest of our guild members can check it out. Be sure to include a few words on what it's about: i.e. modern…Continue