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Featherweight Club – April 30

On Saturday, April 30, Mary coordinated a “sew day” for those guild members who wanted to work on sewing projects using their Featherweight sewing machines. Thanks to Mary for providing the following fun photos from the day! Next meeting of … Continue reading

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April 2022 “Sewciable” Meeting

Ann and Mary opened the meeting early at 6:35 because we needed to have a short business meeting before we began our social time. (Mr. Pat Love sharpened scissors for us while we met.) Items of Business 1- New Meeting … Continue reading

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Featherweight Club – 03-19-2022

The Featherweight Club met for the second time on Saturday, March 19th, which coincided with National Quilters Day. They created wreathes using the “Twister” ruler with a little instruction from Mary Widdis. Lots of laughter, fun and humming from the … Continue reading

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March 2022 – Amy Pabst

Our March meeting was held at the Elon Community Church in conjunction with the 2022 Quilt show. We joined together with the Alamance Piecemakers for a special teacher, Amy Pabst.  She brought wonderful and amazing sample quilts of her work … Continue reading

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February 2022 – Trunk Show with Mary

Co-President Ann L began our monthly meeting by sharing updated information about March’s quilt show, including how to prepare your quilts. Volunteers are needed to greet guests at the Welcome Station, and to staff the Boutique over the 4 days … Continue reading

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Fall 2021 Boutique Events

By the time fall 2021 approached, our busy crafters had created lots of beautiful household items for our fall fundraiser season. Autumn Fest – in Mebane On Saturday, October 2, we set up early for one of our favorite events … Continue reading

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January 2022 – Part 2 – A New Year with BCQG

At January’s meeting, we met special guests who represent several of the charity organizations our guild supports. See blog post “January 2022 – Part 1 – Charity Spotlight” to see how our donations to their organizations have impacted the larger … Continue reading

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January 2022 – Part 1 – Charity Spotlight

We were honored to hear directly from representatives of several local charity organizations how our WE MAKE AN IMPACT on the local community. (Before you read to the end of this post, grab a tissue!) At the end of the … Continue reading

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Christmas Party 2021

The Hospitality Committee outdid themselves for another great BCQG party! Theme was “A Children’s Christmas,” and we did what we do best (We shopped!) for children in the community to provide toys for Christmas Cheer. We had been asked to … Continue reading

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November 2021 – Tips of the Trade

Our guild held its November meeting on Nov. 9th, 2021. We had an in-house speaker for the first time in almost 2 years!  We started our meeting promptly, and our Program Chair, Teresa R., introduced our special guest. Check out … Continue reading

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