UPCOMING EVENTS

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

10am -4pm

Latest Activity

Cyndi W posted photos
9 hours ago
Helen Hansma replied to Anna Cadona's discussion May 19th meeting notes
"What was the Open Studio that had quilts last weekend? Thanks for the wonderful color-my-quilt pieces!"
yesterday
Karen Maple replied to Anna Cadona's discussion May 19th meeting notes
"Wonderful set of notes Anna Yes, we have not found a charity that can accept consistently 10 small non-bed sized quilts for babies.  This could be a shelter, a hospital, medical facility, or a place that works with young mothers with…"
yesterday
Anna Cadona posted a discussion

May 19th meeting notes

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 only.New website:  Christina reported they are working on a color version of the logo.  They are seeking a volunteer to help port over contact information.Merit Hexies: Cheryl shared that hexies are available at each meeting for various types of…See More
yesterday
Profile IconKathy Thomas, Karen Clayton, James and 4 more joined BA Modern
Monday
Sue Sorensen's discussion was featured

9 Patch Challenge

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 cross hatches if you want. Experiment.  Play.  Have fun.  …See More
Sunday
Cheryl Strong replied to Sue Sorensen's discussion 9 Patch Challenge
"Thanks Sue!"
Sunday
Sue Sorensen posted a discussion

9 Patch Challenge

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 cross hatches if you want. Experiment.  Play.  Have fun.  …See More
Sunday
 

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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.

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May 19th meeting notes 2 Replies

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

Started by Anna Cadona in Meetings. Last reply by Helen Hansma yesterday.

9 Patch Challenge 1 Reply

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

Started by Sue Sorensen in Challenges and donation quilts. Last reply by Cheryl Strong on Sunday.

May 2018 charity sew day zipper pouch directions

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

Tags: day, sew, charity, pouch, zipper

Started by Michelle Boyd in Challenges and donation quilts on Sunday.

No pet beds at today's (May 19) meeting 1 Reply

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

Started by Shoshana Abrass in Meetings. Last reply by amy macdonald on Saturday.

Fabric Dyeing Class starts June 7th

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

Tags: print fabric, class, fabric, print, dye

Started by Joy-Lily in General Discussion and Misc on Thursday.

Color My Quilt - Month, Person and Prompts 17 Replies

May 2017 - AnneMarieContinue

Started by Gerre Davis in General Discussion and Misc. Last reply by amy macdonald May 16.

It's San Mateo County Fair time again! 5 Replies

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

Started by Cyndi W in Events. Last reply by Cyndi W May 16.

cat bed fabric donation 2 Replies

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

Started by Patti Schaffer in General Discussion and Misc. Last reply by Patti Schaffer May 10.

Next quilt challenge due at June 2018 meeting? 4 Replies

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

Started by Nicki Mierzejewski in Challenges and donation quilts. Last reply by Nicki Mierzejewski May 7.

Sew Day reminder! 5 Replies

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

Started by Mary Cravens in Challenges and donation quilts. Last reply by Michelle Boyd May 5.

 
 
 

BAY AREA MODERN

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President:  Gerre Davis

VP:  Mary Cravens & Amy MacDonald

Member at Large: Alison Schmidt

Treasurer: Nancy Arata

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Membership Coordinator: Mary Cravens

email membership questions to: bamqgmembership@gmail.com

Charity coordinators: Peggy Ludwico & Michelle Boyd

Challenge Coordinator: Sue Sorenson

Swap Coordinators: Rhonda Ludwico & Shoshana Abrass

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