Our mission is to promote quilting and to expand and enhance our knowledge and enjoyment of quilting and quilting techniques in an atmosphere of sharing fellowship. It is also to provide a source of information and inspiration for fellow quilters and to preserve the heritage of quilting. For more information about the Guild and Membership, please select the Membership/Guild Info page listed in the left legend.
THANK YOU for visiting our website & our Facebook page. S&B Quilters’ Guild has something for everyone from the beginner to the experienced quilter. Whether your interests may be traditional, contemporary, country, art or anything in between. S&B Education touches on the basic skills of quilting to the more experienced. Come join us at our monthly meetings. Check out our website’s monthly calendar for the Sew Groups & Class schedules.
Everyone is welcome to come, share, learn, & stitch!!!
2021 RAFFLE QUILT
Enchanted Garden by Kim Schaefer. It is a wool hand appliquéd wall hanging 49X49 inches. It will come with a wood hanger custom made by Jerry Adams.
Thank you to Margaret Osborn, Cynda Clay, and these guild members – Connie Barry, Della Collins, Kathy Carlson, Kay Denison, Barbara Roberts, Cheryl Oberle, Corrine Thornberry. Also, thank you to Cynda Clay for quilting the Enchanted Garden.
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***MEETINGS, PROGRAMS & CLASSES ARE BEING PLANNED***
February 13th was our first meeting for 2021. We do have meetings and classes planned. Please see ‘WHAT IS COMING UP’, below. Please watch for updates on the website and in email throughout 2021. We will notify everyone of any changes as soon as we are aware. All is subject to change with COVID restrictions. Attached is the planned schedule with meeting and class dates.
We will be having our scheduled Guild meeting on Saturday, March 13th at 9:00am at Memorial Hall in Hotchkiss. Our program will be sharing of our Appliqued items. Lida is asking that we share as Trish will be starting Applique classes on Friday, April 2nd.
WHAT IS COMING UP!!!!!
Saturday, March 13th after the Guild meeting
Cally and Chana will be starting their 3yd Quilt Class for beginners on Saturday, March 13th, starting after the Guild meeting at Memorial Hall. This class will focus on cutting, pressing, and piecing. The next class is scheduled for Saturday, April 10th after the Guild meeting. It is $5 for each class. Contact Cally Gallegos for more information. Please bring your lunch along with the following:
- 3 – 1 yard coordinating color pieces of fabric
- All your sewing supplies including your sewing machine
- All your cutting supplies that you prefer – rotary cutter and mat
- We do have irons and ironing boards and power cords
Monday, March 15th – Caring/Vet Quilts will be meeting at the Hotchkiss, North Fork Ambulance training center. There will be space for only 6 quilters. Please contact Tammy Marty if you will be there and if you have questions.
1st Friday, April 2nd, May 7th, June 4th Applique Classes
Trish Tuin will be teaching the scheduled 1st Friday Applique Sew Days. We are limited to 10 people and will be making a project which is 3 blocks. Each day is divided into different techniques. The first day is discussion about which supplies and fabric you will need to purchase for your project. We prefer you sign up and pay cash for all 3 classes $15 ($5.00×3 classes $15). It will be easier to give refunds in case a class has to be cancelled (COVID issues). The classes will be held in the Wheeler Room at Memorial Hall. Please contact Trish Tuin if you questions about the class. Please contact Alice McCracken if you would like to sign up. Please see the document link to view and print for more information about each class.
2021 BLOCK OF THE MONTH – APPLIQUE
Block of the Month Chairs are Jan Lesser and LaVerne Dawson.
It is your choice of method for applique and you may but do not have to mirror the image when tracing. Also you may do them with the crayon method instead. Unlock your inner creativity when sewing these blocks. These are really darling blocks and great for a baby or child’s quilt or just for fun quilt for you. REMEMBER TO PRINT ACTUAL SIZE when printing from Adobe.
Unfinished block size is 12 1/2 inches; finished block size is 12 inches; there are 12 blocks
There will be a new block for each month. You will receive an email each month with 2 months of blocks. You may contact Jan(874-9878) for any questions. Thank you Jan and LaVerne
***2021 CANCELLATIONS ***
With the Health Concerns with Corona virus these are the current cancellations.
March – sew groups
MEETINGS THAT ARE HELD INSIDE – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW!!!
Masks are required to be worn by all attendees.
Maintain 6ft social distancing from people you do not live with or did not ride with you.
Hand Sanitizer and Sanitizing wipes will be available for the meeting times, classes, and special events at sign in table.
It is advisable that we disinfect(disinfectant wipes or spray) any areas that are used before and after the meeting or event. (chairs, tables, kitchen areas).