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.
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Sorry I did not get this out sooner. Life does get in the way sometimes.Date:Saturday, August 1, 2015 11 AM to 7 PMLos Altos Library meeting room13 S. San Antonio RoadLos Altos, CA Please join us to make blocks for the MQG Charity Quilt Challenge.…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
I'm planning on hand quilting my Tula Pink quilt at the retreat. Has anyone bought perle cotton 8 in colors at a local store? Anyone have a color chart they could bring on Saturday?Glad to be planning ahead because it has already been…Continue
Mark your calendars double, everyone! Special events are on for the following meeting dates!4/18/15 BAM 5 YEAR ANNIVERSARY PARTY!! And Book Swap5/16/15 Make it Modern challenge due7/18/15 Sherri Lynn Wood, Modern and Improvisational…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
The Charleston Modern Quilt Guild is collecting blocks to be assembled into a quilt for the Emanuel AME church to show our love and support for their members. Requested blocks are simple brick style and measure 3.5” tall by 6.5” wide (to finish at…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
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