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- BQ member will lead a class on “Making Magic Out of a Panel”; you will need some sort of fabric panel- more info should be coming

March 13th-

March 27th- Community Outreach Sew Day- baby quilts

April 10th-

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

  • April 25th full day class: Give it a Whirl: Whirlygigs

May 8th

May 22nd

June 12th  ABC Quilt Challenge due-voting will take place after the business meeting.

June 26th Community Outreach Sew Day- Baby Quilts

July 10th

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

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

September 11th

September 25th

October 9th

October 23rd

November 13th Challenge Christmas Stockings due

December 11th-  Christmas Luncheon with Raffle Quilt draw!