Meeting Programs-2018

Meeting Programs – 2018


January 9th- bring a bag you have made, for ideas for a future class. We’ll vote on them and decide which one will be a class. If you are uncomfortable teaching a class we will make arrangements for someone else to teach it.

January 23rd- Joanne Shropshire will do a trunk show for the Modern Dresden pattern.

  • January 24th-All day class for those who sign up only for Modern Dresden. Class fee is $25 payable to BQ; the pattern is $6, the day of class, paid to the teacher.


February 13th- BQ member will demo how to de-bone a man’s shirt to capture the most fabric. You will need to bring a pair of sharp scissors, seam ripper and a 100% cotton men’s shirt (think thrift store)

February 27th-  Panels with Pizazz taught by Nancy Horsley

March 13th- demo after meeting: English Paper Piecing by Parker Chiudioni

March 27th- Community Outreach Sew Day- baby quilts

April 10th- Big Stitch Quilting Demo :  April 10 Big Stitch Demo

April 24th- Speaker: Donna Royson: My Quilting Journey trunk show

May 8th Fold Over Bag Part 1. Materials list here: PLEASE precut your fabric BEFORE the class! We won’t room or time for cutting during the class!  Go-and-Grow-Bag_FoldoverBag

May 22nd  BQU – Day 1

June 12th  Fold  Over Bag Part 2  (see May 8 for link)

  • ABC Quilt Challenge due-voting will take place after the business meeting.

June 26th Community Outreach Sew Day- Baby Quilts

July 10th  English Paper Piecing demo after the meeting by Parker -this is a reschedule from earlier in the year. Please see March 13th for supply list!

July 24th  Speaker: Catherine Redford: Language of Flowers: Trunk Show on 24th with a 3-hour workshop in the afternoon: Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch

August 14th   Travel Tray Sewing Day: these will be given out at Meet the Quilters; more info to follow

August 28th Community Outreach Sew Day- VA Lap/Wheelchair quilts

September 11th  Travel Tray Sewing Day: these will be given out at Meet the Quilters; more into to follow

September 25th BQU- Fall Session

October 9th   Mary Devine: Stuffed Pumpkins: supply list is here : Pumpkins

October 23rd:  Annette Ornelas will be our speaker / teacher. The lecture / trunk show Dimensional curved piecing or peeled- back patchwork. 

  •  October 24th class will be a Mexican Stars Wallhanging.


November 13th  BQ Beach Bag Part 1– supply list is here: November_Brunswick Guild Beach Bag materials list

  • Challenge Christmas Stockings due

November 27th  BQ Beach Bag Part 2

December 11th-  Christmas Luncheon with Raffle Quilt draw!