Below are the meeting dates and activities and necessary links for our 2019 year!
January 8th: Quilt of Valor sewing project; see front web page for details of what you need to bring.
January 22: Guest speaker and trunk show: Tina Roth
- January 23: Full day class with Tina Roth for those preregistered and paid : Converging Cubes- class starts at 9 a.m.
February 12th: Quilt of Valor sewing page; see front web page for details of what you need to bring.
February 26th: Carolina Hurricane Quilt Project Sew Along using Feb BOM’s.
March12: Business Meeting with Show and Tell; demo of how to make a hanging sleeve for your quilt.
March 15: Preregistered members only: class with Kelly Ashton- $25 for members.
March 26: Outreach Sewing — Veteran’s Lap Quilts will be the project for this outreach sewing.
April 9: Business Meeting with demo after on how to achieve a 1/4″ seam and squaring up a block.
April 23: Spring Session BQU
May 14: Demo to make continuous bias binding
May 28: Project bag with Bev Bartlett. Materials list : Project Bag BQ-Bev Bartlett
June 11: Demo and information on Half-Square Triangles (HST) HST tip sheet
June 25th: Outreach Sewing-baby quilts and/or knitting and crocheting baby hats.
July 9: Kathy Elliot will demo a quilt as you go technique
August 13: Electronic Accessory Organizer – Marji Carano
August 27th: Sit, Sew, Salad (Free Sew Day): bring your projects to work on! Then for lunch, greens will be provided but YOU bring your favorite toppings to share! Bring your own beverage as well. Plates and forks will be provided. There will be some choices of salad dressings, but if you have a favorite, bring that!
September 10: Christmas Stocking Sewing day after Business meeting
September 24th: Fall session of BQU
October 8: Sewing Machine cover from a recyclable grocery bag- taught by Julie Brewer
October 22: Care and Feeding of your Featherweight with Dee Caudle
November 12: Stuff Christmas Stockings that we made for local charities
November 26: NO MEETING (Thanksgiving week)
December 10th: Holiday Luncheon and Raffle Quilt draw:
December 24th: NO MEETING