Programs

and

Workshops 

For information about any of our programs or to sign up for a workshop, please contact Betsy Anne Youngholm using the form above.

2019 Programs

January 3, 2019 - Cuddle Quilts

February 7, 2019 - Cancelled due to weather and road conditions

February 8, 2019 - Cancelled due to weather and road conditions

March 7, 2019 -  Panel Discussion 

March 7 through 10 - Spring Retreat

April 4, 2019 - Guild meeting with Fern Royce as presenter: "How I Found the Liberated Pathway" 

April 5, 2019 - Workshop "String Quilts" with Fern Royce

May 2, 2019 - Country Store for the guild members.  

June 6, 2019 - Ice Cream Social

July 11, 2019 - Guild meeting - Paper Piecing and English Paper Piecing Demonstrations

July 12, 2019 - Free Sew

August 1, 2019 - Guild Meeting with Dora Cary as presenter: "My Path to Fearless Quilting" 

August 2, 2019 -  Workshop "Make it Modern"

September 5, 2019 - Guild meeting with Laurel Anderson as presenter.

September 6, 2019 - Workshop - Wild Roses.  For supply list click here.

October 3, 2019 - Quilts of Valor

November 7, 2019 - Guild meeting with Jenny Lyon as presenter: "Quilting is a Contact Sport"

November 8, 2019 - Workshop "Fearless Fills and Frills" with Jenny Lyon.  For supply list click here.

December 5, 2019 - Annual Christmas Party

Past Programs- 2018

January 4, 2018 - Cuddle Quilts

February 1, 2018 - Guild Meeting with Truck Show presented by one of our newest circles: Sew Crafty Quilters

February 2, 2018 - Wacky Divine Nine Quilt Workshop with Mary Platz

March 1, 2018 - Meeting cancelled "due to the expected winter weather forecast (maybe rain and/or snow).  We do not want our wonderful quilting friends out on the wet/icy roads" to quote our president, Rhonda Lloyd.

March 2, 2018 - Rescheduled for August 3, 2018

March 8-11, 2018 - Spring Retreat

April 5, 2018 Guild Meeting with Cindy Wiens - Solids Showcase

April 6, 2018 - My Swedish Ex Workshop with Cindy Wiens.  Click here for supply list.

May 10, 2018 - Guild Meeting with our own Jeri Carney - How to prepare a quilt for the longarm quilter

May 11, 2018 - Stash and Dash Workshop taught by our own Lissa Metzger, pattern byannie.com

June 7, 2018 - Ice Cream Social

July 5, 2018 - Guild Meeting - Popcorn and Movie Night

August 2, 2018 - Guild Meeting and lecture with Cathie Hoover  - Accept The Challenge! 

August 3, 2018 - Workshop with Cathie Hoover - Wild and Crazy Quilt.

September 6, 2018 - Guild Meeting with Lisa McKissick - Tool Time Two

September 7, 2018 - Workshop with Lisa McKissick.  Click here for supply list.

Fall Retreat- September 17-20, 2018

October 4, 2018 - Guild Meeting - Free Motion Quilting - demos by members

November 1, 2018 - Guild Meeting with Claire Witherspoon - Confessions of an Eclectic Quilter

November 2, 2018 - Workshop with Claire Witherspoon - Scrap Strategies

December 6, 2018 - Annual Christmas Dinner

Past Programs - 2017

January 5, 2017 - Cuddle Quilts

January 6, 2017 - Free Sew Day 9 am - 3 pm

February 2, 2017 - It is 2017 and the weather is perfect for sewing and quilting and time to think about our quilt
show in May. The February program will be “Finishing Touch”. This is to assist in completing quilts for the quilt show. There will be stations set up to watch a short demo on binding, piping and sleeves

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February 21, 2017 - Betsy Anne will be at Bear Paw Quilts and More, from 10:30 to noon, working on Cuddle Quilts. Please come, join in the fun!

March 2, 2017 - Sheila Collins from Sunnyvale, CA

Lecture and Trunk Show: Sheila Collins of Sunnyvale will join us in January to talk about her creative journey from fashion design to quilting

March 3, 2017 - Mandala Blossom, 20” x 20"

"I’m a big fan of mandalas and have been wanting to create one of my own, so I’m very happy to share this with you. I created the piece with layers to add dimension and covered buttons were the perfect finishing touch. The background fabric has been stretched over a canvas. Finished size, 20” x 20”".

Class Supply List

April 6, 2017 - Doors will open early, at 5pm for a fabric sale.  We will have the opportunity to work on small projects that will be sold at the Quilt Show 

Country Store.

April 7, 2017 - Free Sew Day, from 9 am to 3 pm. SMQA members and their guest are welcome to sew and socialize without a structured program or educational activity.  

May 4, 2017 - We will have the opportunity to meet some of the recipients of our Cuddle Quilts

May 20 -21, 2017 - Our Quilt Show - A Stitch in Time

June 1, 2017 - In June, with a successful Quilt Show behind us, we can relax. We will have a trunk show by Cindy Wiens. Cindy writes a blog called “Live a Colorful Life”.

June BOM

July 6, 2017 - Ice Cream Social - In July we will enjoy ice cream and all the toppings. No calorie counting allowed! We will also play "Strip Poker". Each of you will need to bring 25 2-1/2 inch strips cut the width of fabric (selvage to selvage).

 

August 3, 2017 - Patsy Carpenter lecture and trunk-show

August 4,2017 - Paper Piecing with Patsy Carpenter workshop.  Mini Stars Table Runner: 

Mini stars is a perfect beginner class to enter the world of Judy Niemeyer paper piecing.  It's fun and can be made in a day as you perfect the technique.  All work is done in class. The only pre-class work is getting the perfect fabrics together along with the pattern and supplies, and you are on your way.  The instructor will have plenty of patterns available for purchase.  The supply list can be found here.  

September 7, 2017 - CANCELLED! Due to the numerous fires, the excessive smoke and the unavailability of the Community Center, our September general meeting has been cancelled.   Lynn Mann, our scheduled speaker, is available to attend our October general meeting on 10/5 and will teach the class on 10/6.   

September 8, 2017 - Workshop - CANCELLED

October 5, 2017 - Lyn Mann lecture and truck-show

October 6, 2017 - Lyn Mann workshop. THERE’S NO SUCH THING AS AN UGLY FABRIC: In this this class, students will each bring squares of an ugly (or hard to use) fabric to share.  We will construct a simple scrap quilt while learning how to make any fabric great, depending on what you put with it.  A really fun day!!!  Many say this is the best class they ever had. The supply list can be found here.

November 2, 2017 - A program to honor veterans 

December 7, 2017 - Annual Christmas party including installation of officers

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