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Welcome to the webpage for the Bits ‘n’ Pieces Quilt Guild.
We are a group of about 160 members who love to quilt.
We invite you to explore our website to
learn more about the guild.
Join, Learn, Grow with us!

The guild meets at 7 p.m.
4th Tuesday of the month
at the
Salem Methodist Church of Ballwin
14825 Manchester Road
Ballwin, MO

announcements

Notice to all Members
The July meeting will be on July 19!! This is not our regular meeting night. Due to a conflict at the church, the meeting is on the 3rd Tuesday rather than the 4th Tuesday night.

Charitable Opportunities

Charity Sharity

Contact: E-mail gcgreentree@sbcglobal.net (alternate: 314-966-5647)
Needed: fabric, sewing notions, and yarn
Charity Sharity sorts donations and redistributes to charities that can best use the items. Examples are: quilts for the needy, wheelchair bags, sleeping bags for the homeless, goodie bags and cooling scarves for troops, school play costumes, bedding for rescued animals

Warp: Weave a Real Peace

Contact: www.weaverealpeace.org or info@weaverealpeace.org
WARP offers a forum for those who strive to support long-standing textile traditions as a means for cultural preservation and economic development by fostering a global network of textile enthusiasts, artisans, academics, wholesalers, retailers, tour operators, designers, teachers, and other interested supporters.

Upcoming Quilt Shows

12th Quilt Japan On Exhibit Through August 9th, 2016 in Paducah

 The exhibit 12th Quilt Japan features quilts from the Japan Handicraft Instructors’ Association (JHIA) contest.  The contest takes place every two years and is the largest quilt contest in Japan.  Well over 300 people submit artifacts for the contest every year.

The quilts in this exhibit represent the very best of this year’s contest entrants.  Museum visitors will see 32 quilts made by some of the most talented and respected artists from Japan and the Pacific Rim.

 

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