Block Party Quilters Club is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and promotion of quilting and other needle arts through sharing, education, community service and quilt shows.
Meetings are held the first Thursday evening of the month from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at:
Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church
1121 228th Avenue SE Sammamish, Washington
Guests are welcome for our monthly program. Due to the popularity of our speakers, there is a nominal fee for non-members to attend. Click here for more information and directions.
Upcoming BPQ Program:
May 3, 2018
Laura Wasilowski, "Where Did I Go Wrong: Confessions of a Serial Quilter"
Explore the artist’s quirky mind with this lecture about quilt making in a series. Enjoy the revelation that one chicken quilt will surely lead to a second, third or fortieth. And discover what drives a person to create multiple quilts about a blue chair, garden implements, or unsung kitchen appliances. All is revealed in this exposé, the Confessions of a Serial Quilter. After the lecture, which includes dramatic renditions from Songs of the Fuser, Laura will display her small quilts (“mini‐series quilts”) and offer a trunk show of hand‐dyed fabric and threads from Artfabrik for purchase.
Coming in June, Christine Barnes with a program entitled, "Magic Fabrics/Special Effects".
For a PDF listing of the BPQ programs and workshops for 2018, please click here. For more information, please see the Programs 2018 page.
For a list of all the winning quilts from the 2017 BPQ Quilt Show, please click here.
Member Note: The password has now been changed for 2018 renewals and the 2017 password will no longer work. If you have renewed for 2018 but do not yet have the new password, please contact the membership chair, Shirley Atkins at firstname.lastname@example.org to get the new login and password. If you can't get the new login and password to work, please contact the webmaster, Jennifer Murray at email@example.com. Thanks.
Thank you to the following generous donors to Block Party Quilters: