Recurring

Board Meeting

Zoom Meeting

SFQG board meetings are held at 7 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of the month, except December. Meetings are currently taking place via Zoom. Committee chair reports should be submitted by the Saturday before the meeting, by email, to all participants. Any guild member is welcome to attend; click this Zoom link. Should you need them, the Meeting ID is 498 612 9079 and the Passcode is 799713.

All-Star Virtual Sampler Platter

Zoom Meeting

San Francisco Quilters Guild members will have free access to two days of Zoom demonstrations by 18 quilt teachers, featuring a wide variety of techniques and styles, from traditional to modern to art quilting. Organized by the Global Quilt Connection, the All Star Virtual Sampler Platter takes place from noon–3 p.m. (Pacific) on Saturday October 2nd and Sunday October 3rd. Come when you can, stay as long as you like! For details about this two-day event, including a list of teachers and the topics of their presentations, download this PDF. There’s no cost to SFQG members, and no sign-up is necessary; the guild has paid for free access by its membership. A Zoom link will be available soon on the Members Only page and is good for both days of the event. Participants will also receive a PDF with written instructions to go along with each teacher’s demonstration. Presenters on Saturday October 2nd include April Sproule Brandy Maslowski Candy Grisham Carole Lyles Shaw Daisy Aschehoug Jane Hauprich Jane Haworth Tori McElwain Julia McLeod Presenters on Sunday October 3rd include Kena Tangi Dorsey Lisa Walton MJ Kinman Rhonda Denney Sandra Chandler Susie Monday Tina Craig Sarah Goer Jenny Kae Parks

All-Star Virtual Sampler Platter

Zoom Meeting

San Francisco Quilters Guild members will have free access to two days of Zoom demonstrations by 18 quilt teachers, featuring a wide variety of techniques and styles, from traditional to modern to art quilting. Organized by the Global Quilt Connection, the All Star Virtual Sampler Platter takes place from noon–3 p.m. (Pacific) on Saturday October 2nd and Sunday October 3rd. Come when you can, stay as long as you like! For details about this two-day event, including a list of teachers and the topics of their presentations, download this PDF. There’s no cost to SFQG members, and no sign-up is necessary; the guild has paid for free access by its membership. A Zoom link will be available soon on the Members Only page and is good for both days of the event. Participants will also receive a PDF with written instructions to go along with each teacher’s demonstration. Presenters on Saturday October 2nd include April Sproule Brandy Maslowski Candy Grisham Carole Lyles Shaw Daisy Aschehoug Jane Hauprich Jane Haworth Tori McElwain Julia McLeod Presenters on Sunday October 3rd include Kena Tangi Dorsey Lisa Walton MJ Kinman Rhonda Denney Sandra Chandler Susie Monday Tina Craig Sarah Goer Jenny Kae Parks

Virtual Sewcial: Finishing Your UFO Mystery Challenge

Zoom Meeting

For participants of the UFO Mystery Challenge, the guild will hold a Virtual Sewcial on Saturday October 9th to help problem-solve and inspire you to get to the finish line. Details here; register here.

Marty Ornish on Controversies in the World of Quilting

Zoom Meeting

Marty Ornish takes on the sometimes contentious question “How can you cut up a vintage quilt?” in a lively talk that explores controversies in the world of quilting. Marty-O, as she’s known, delves into past and current debates, ranging from social justice to politics, sexual identity to censorship. Learn more about Marty on the web and on social media. Instagram: MartyO_FiberArtist FB: Marty-O Members will find the Zoom link coming soon under the Members Only tab and will also receive the link via eBlast. Nonmembers may pay a $5 guest fee and register using this link.

Recurring

Board Meeting

Zoom Meeting

SFQG board meetings are held at 7 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of the month, except December. Meetings are currently taking place via Zoom. Committee chair reports should be submitted by the Saturday before the meeting, by email, to all participants. Any guild member is welcome to attend; click this Zoom link. Should you need them, the Meeting ID is 498 612 9079 and the Passcode is 799713.

The Whole is Greater Than the Sum of its Parts

Zoom Meeting

Inspiration abounds in Cassandra Ireland Beaver’s journey through quilts that combine modern, traditional, and art aesthetics. Hear the stories behind the creation of her many award-winning quilts, and leave inspired to try something new! Cassandra looks for inspiration in her surroundings, and her life as a theatrical scenic and costume designer strongly influences her quilt designs. She is also a pattern designer, teacher and blogger. Visit her on the web here; follow her on Instagram @cassandra.beaver. Members will find the Zoom link coming soon under the Members Only tab and will also receive the link via eBlast. Nonmembers may pay a $5 guest fee and register using a link to be posted soon.

Recurring

Board Meeting

Zoom Meeting

SFQG board meetings are held at 7 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of the month, except December. Meetings are currently taking place via Zoom. Committee chair reports should be submitted by the Saturday before the meeting, by email, to all participants. Any guild member is welcome to attend; click this Zoom link. Should you need them, the Meeting ID is 498 612 9079 and the Passcode is 799713.

Mapping Personal Places with Valerie Goodwin

Zoom Meeting

In this one-day virtual workshop participants will learn to make a simple stitched map of a place that is special to you. Registration link here. Transform the places you love—and places you’ve always imagined or wanted to see—into one-of-a-kind pieces of art. Award-winning artist Valerie Goodwin will show you how to make quilted maps with easy fabric collage techniques and innovative designs based on maps of your favorite places.  She‘ll guide you through finding inspiration in real and imaginary sites, selecting a color palette, transforming a place's essential lines and shapes into quilt designs, creating luminous textures with fabric layering, paints, stamps, stencils, drawing, free-motion stitching, and appliqué. Learn more about Valerie at her website.