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?
December 2014 we will exhibiting our "MOST MODERN" Quilts at the Los Altos Library 13 S. San Antonio Road, Los Altos. There is no entry fee. The attached form contains the information needed. If you have a quilt you would like to show please…Continue
Hi everyone,It's that time again for our annual secret swap. I am currently taking sign-ups for anyone interested in participating in the year end secret swap-a-ganza. As usual, each participant with receive another member's name and…Continue
The Peninsula Multifaith Coalition has an annual Martin Luther King Day of Service. Two of our projects involve fabric and we are seeking donations if you have any in your stash (no need to buy any). Should you have any listed below, I'll be happy…Continue
Date: Saturday, November 1, 2014Time: Noon to 9:00Location: The Intrepid Thread (Julie's Store) 1709 South Main St. Milpitas, CA 95035That is near the corner of Montague Expressway and S. Main in the same complex as…Continue
Started by Peggy Ludwico in Challenges and donation quilts on Sunday.
The Charity Committee will be introducing a new charity block at the meeting on Saturday. Read on for a sneak preview and to find out what you have to do to participate. We will be sewing fish for the summer! The guild will provide the blue…Continue
Want to be a studio audience member in SF for a 2-day quilting class taught by Cheryl Arkison, author of A Month of Sundays and Sunday Morning Quilts? If you don't have the 2 days to spare, You can watch online for free live from 9-4 PST or buy the…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
This is a great article by Cheryl Arkison of Sunday Morning Quilts about why she prefers to have lots of quilts under construction at one time. She's my new quilty hero!!! …Continue
ANNOUNCING the formation of a Small Group for hand quilting and hand stitching -- with a modern focus.Do you have an interest in any of these hand sewing techniques?Hand Quilting, Applique, Reverse Applique, Embroidery, English Paper Piecing…Continue
Hey Folks! We are starting to look at booking for the 2015 BAM retreat. If you know of any dates that SHOULD NOT be scheduled for the retreat please post them here. I am thinking of things like Quilt Market, other quilting retreats, Sew Down…Continue