UPCOMING EVENTS

October Meeting

Saturday, October 18, 1:00 - 5:00

Redwood City library

November Sew Day 

November 1, 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM

November Meeting

November 15, 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

at Redwood City library

December Meeting, Holiday Party & Sew Day!

Los Altos Library

December 6th, 2014

Open Sew: 11:00 AM to Midnight

Meeting & Holiday Party: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Amanda Materne commented on Helen Hansma's photo
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October 2014 Show & Tell

"Love all those opportunity block squares!  You guys are fabulous!!"
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Peggy Ludwico posted a discussion

November 1, 2014 Sew Day

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 United Health Care.We can use Julie's iron and ironing boards (3 each) and the kitchenette for snacks. This is a regular Sew Day so bring your projects and be sewciable.Shout out if you can bring these items to shareLight snacksLarge cutting mats…See More
11 hours ago
Michelle Boyd replied to Michelle Boyd's discussion Charity block sneak preview and what to bring
"Hi Bonnie, Here is a link to the fish block directions. http://www.bayareamodernquiltguild.com/2014/05/new-charity-blocks-fish-block-a.html These are the A block, which is probably what you have. Thank you for making the charity blocks! Michelle"
14 hours ago
Bonnie Thomas replied to Michelle Boyd's discussion Charity block sneak preview and what to bring
"I can't find directions for these blocks on this website, and I'm too lazy to figure out on my own.  I brought home 2 kits from yesterday's meeting but there was only one printed page left and many kits left, so I didn't…"
14 hours ago
Helen Hansma posted photos
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Helen Hansma posted photos
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Nicki Mierzejewski replied to Alison Schmidt's discussion Nov. 17-18 Cheryl Arkison class at CreativeLive.com in SF and free online live
"I signed up to be a studio audience member last night. Thank you for the heads up, Allison."
18 hours ago
gerre davis replied to Alison Schmidt's discussion Nov. 17-18 Cheryl Arkison class at CreativeLive.com in SF and free online live
"Hey Alison, I saw you on the Malka Dubrawsky 10 Ways to Love Improvisational Quilting  CreativeLive show! What did you think about the experience? I watched part of day 2. I will try to watch this new one. Interesting concept to have the live…"
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November 1, 2014 Sew Day

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 11 hours ago.

Charity block sneak preview and what to bring 5 Replies

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

Tags: block, charity, Fish

Started by Michelle Boyd in Challenges and donation quilts. Last reply by Michelle Boyd 14 hours ago.

Nov. 17-18 Cheryl Arkison class at CreativeLive.com in SF and free online live 2 Replies

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

Started by Alison Schmidt in Challenges and donation quilts. Last reply by Nicki Mierzejewski 18 hours ago.

2015 BAM Guild Positions - WE NEED YOU! :) 3 Replies

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

Tags: volunteering, elections, positions, Guild

Started by Amanda Materne in Meetings. Last reply by Amanda Materne yesterday.

Cheryl Arkison is my new hero - why it's good to have a pile of WIPS 4 Replies

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

Started by Angela Obeso in General Discussion and Misc. Last reply by Nicki Mierzejewski on Saturday.

ANNOUNCING: Hand Quilting and Hand Stitching 12 Replies

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

Started by Rhonda Ludwico in Small Groups. Last reply by Rhonda Ludwico on Wednesday.

Unwanted Fabrics from your Stash Needed for MLK Service Day Projects 4 Replies

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

Started by Claire Felong in Challenges and donation quilts. Last reply by Claire Felong Oct 13.

2015 Retreat Dates??? 17 Replies

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

Started by Ruth Beeby in Events. Last reply by Cindy Church Oct 11.

2015 Meeting Dates 2 Replies

Mark your calendars, everyone! We have our meeting dates for 2015 reserved at the library!We will, of course, keep our forum site here updated with the most recent meetings as they come up, but if you want a one-stop post to check out the whole…Continue

Tags: Library, Dates, Downtown, City, Redwood

Started by Amanda Materne in Meetings. Last reply by Nicki Mierzejewski Oct 9.

BAM Exhibit - Los Altos Library - December 2014 12 Replies

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

Started by Peggy Ludwico in Challenges and donation quilts. Last reply by Jennifer Sherer Janisch Oct 8.

 
 
 

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President: Kelly Orr

VP: Amanda Materne

Treasurer: Claire Felong

Membership Coordinator: Alison Schmidt

Charity coordinator: Peggy Ludwico

Sew Day Coordinator: Peggy Ludwico

Retreat Coordinator: Cheryl Strong

Swap Coordinator: Angela Obeso

Challenge Coordinator: Ruth Beeby

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