First organized in 1985 by a small group of women interested in quilts, the Brazos Bluebonnet Quilt Guild (BBQG) is a non-profit, tax exempt organization which has grown to approximately 160 members. BBQG is dedicated to help those in need & to share with the community their love of quilts.
Next BBQG Meeting: Tuesday, April 8th at 7 p.m.
Connie Silber will share her serendipitous experiences while making “The Memory Quilt”
Statistics from March 2014 meeting:
Attendance: 73 members & 5 visitors & 1 new member
BOM: "Manassas" blocks were turned in and won by Elaine Lorance!
|1. Donation Quilt for 2015 - "Diamonds & Pearls" - Due 11-2014|
|2. Donation Quilt Chairperson - Luci needs a break!|
|3. 2015 Quilt Show Chairperson - 30th Anniversary of BBQG|
|4. Secretary Elect for 2015 - start training now!|
"Seascape" is finished (additional information) and on the road!
But we need a 2015 Donation Quilt!
Reminder: The 2014 BBQG Scholarship Application has been sent to local schools and is now available to download here!
Door prizes: Our box is almost empty! Door prizes for guild meetings are donated by guild members and businesses. If you have something you would like to donate please contact Marty Fuller by phone 979-774-3759 or e-mail. Or bring door prize to the monthly meeting.
Quilting Bee Frame Needed: There are 16 ladies at the Lincoln Center learning to quilt! They are currently using lape frames, but would love to make larger quilts! If you have a frame to sell, loan or donate please contact Marty Fuller by phone 979-774-3759 or e-mail.
Results from the "2013 BBQG Quilt Show" can be found on the BBQG quilt show page, including a picture of the donation quilt, "Star Delight" shown with it's new owner.