September Sew Day
Saturday September 6, 2014 10am - 11pm
Holiday Happenings! -- Demos for items to jumpstart your gift giving.
Saturday, September 20, 1:00 - 5:00
October Sew Day - Charity Sew Day
Saturday October 6, 2014 10am - 11pmLos Altos Library
Saturday, October 18, 1:00 - 5:00Redwood City library
November Sew Day
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?
For the next sew day, we will be doing a Holiday Head Start theme with project demos (and any unusual supplies) for crafty holiday gifts. More details to come, but don't worry - if you aren't in the holiday mood just yet, your regularly scheduled…Continue
If you're interested in taking a class with Latifah Saafir, she will be headlining workshops for the South Bay Area MQG (Glam Clam, Friday September 12), and the Silicon Valley MQG (Huckleberry, Saturday, September 13).Please contact Tina or Emily…Continue
Started by kelly o in Events on Thursday.
Hi Gang!I remember there being scuttlebutt at the meeting about attending this as a group of us, so I thought I would post to help get the ball rolling. Quilting in the GardenPresented by Alden Lane Nursery and In Between StitchesSept. 27-28th, 9…Continue
Amish: The Modern MuseCall for EntriesLocation: San Jose Museum of Quilts and TextilesExhibition Concept:Three Bay Area Modern Quilts Guilds, East Bay Modern, Bay Area Modern and South Bay Area Modern, have been invited to participate in a new…Continue
If you took home a fabric bundle from the last meeting, THANK YOU! We look forward to the gorgeousness you will be making! In case you forgot – there was so much to hear, and it went by pretty fast – here are the guidelines (and guildlines) for…Continue
The crazy part first. I'm making a twin size quilt for our guest room. I considering hand quilting it with those popular (?) big stitches. There are 56 blocks so I figure it should take 2 months. Opinions? Any guesses to how much quilts shrink after…Continue
I just finished my first queen sized quilt (yay!), but the arm of my machine is much too small to handle a quilt of that size. So, my question is, if you outsource to a long-arm quilter, which one do you use?
Since we have this opportunity to display modern Amish-inspired quilts at the San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles and offer those quilts for sale, I was wondering what a fair price for a quilt would be. I looked around online and found discussion…Continue
>>All MQG members have been emailed a newsletter with details of how to get fabric from Michael Miller.>>I just read this on the MGQ website dated earlier this month. Did any of you get this? Not that I'm making a challenge quilt. I'm…Continue