Next Gen / Exploring Quilt Making for Ages 8 - 12

Learn straight line stitching and use of a sewing machine while creating a pillow case to take home and use.  All supplies provided.  Scissors and irons will be used.  Registration required.

 

Next Gen / Exploring Quilt Making for Teens

 

Learn straight line stitching and use of a sewing machine while creating a pillow case to take home and use.  All supplies provided.  Scissors and irons will be used.

Registration required.

Co-sponsored by TQP and Blacksburg Library
 
For dates and registration please contact Montgomery-FLoyd Regional Library Blacksburg Branch

200 Miller Street, Blacksburg, VA

Event takes place in
Community Room, Blacksburg Library,

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QUESTIONS?

Contact Paula

paulacgolden@comcast.net, Ggsmith@vt.edu,

Canceled: Community Quilting Bee cancelled until further notice

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Community Quilting Bee (CQB)

Are you interested in meeting other quilters? How about learning new techniques, sharing experiences and growing as a quilter all while making a table runner?

Then the Community Quilting Bee is for you !

Kits will be provided (to include fabrics and batting). 

A Basic Sewing Kit (hand sewing needles, fabric and paper scissors, straight pins, seam ripper, measuring tape,a few small spools of basic colors, Optional: a needle threader, thimble) will be the responsibility of participants.            

 

Members of the Blacksburg Quilting Party will share information about their group and quilting knowledge in this casual setting. Hand and machine work are welcome!

Co-sponsored by TQP and Blacksburg Library CQD is open to everyone.
  
Admission free

1 - 4 pm 
Community Room, Blacksburg Library,

200 Miller Street, Blacksburg, VA

QUESTIONS?

Contact Paula or Gloria

paulacgolden@comcast.net, Ggsmith@vt.edu,

Bees at Work
Future Meetings -  topics:
Dates currently cancelled, new dates TBD
January 19 - Discover the components of a basic sewing kit 
February 16 –  Kits for table runners will be distributed; topic is: how to read a pattern
March 15 –  Rotary cutting tools and techniques
April 19 –  Hand piecing
May 17 –  Machine piecing
June 21 - Squaring up blocks
July 19 - how to add borders
August 16 - How to make a quilt sandwich
September 20 – quilting through three layers
October 18 – Binding Basics
November 15 –  How to add a hanging sleeves to your quilt
December 13 – Create a label to document your quilt