Saturday, March 19, 2011

Just One Star Project

Here's the link to the Just One Star Project.  ( Just One Star Project from Moda Fabrics ).  Here's the link to the .pdf file, which includes the block pattern on the second page. ( Just One Star Project Block Pattern ).

Basically, the challenge is to piece, quilt and bind 100 quilts in 100 days using the Flag of Valor pattern.  DEADLINE FOR STAR BLOCKS IS MAY1, 2011.

For all the details, please go to either of the links listed above.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

SSQG March 17, 2011 Meeting

Hello Everyone!
The Sassi Strippers Quilt Guild will meet on Thursday, March 17th @ 6:30pm at the Jones Creek Library.  We are going to have a lot of fun, we are going yo-yo!  Our own, Dee Jeffers will being doing the demo.  She will demonstrate her circle cutter and also show us all how to make yo-yo's.  You may remember her beautiful yo-yo dolls that were displayed at the Library, she will bring them to show.  If you have any yo-yo makers bring them,  also bring a 12" square of fabric or a fat quarter to make a circle with the cutter, some thread and a needle.  Bring some yo-yo show and tell if you have any. 
See you there!
**Also Bring to the meeting**
Plaid -Fat Quarters (2) for the Drawing
Strips for Jan., Feb., March
The guild voted to conduct a Strip Exchange this year.  Each month of the year was designated a color strip to bring –

  Jan.- white    March- green    May- pink        July- blue           Sept.- black      Nov- turquoise
  Feb.- red      April- purple      June-yellow      Aug.- brown        Oct.- orange     Dec.-
            Dee offered to bring brown paper bags – one for each participant. 
        Strips are to measure 2 ½” by 22”. If you wish to participate in this group activity please bring 20 white & 20 red strips and 20 green strips to place in each participants bag & your own to this weeks meeting. 
Soda Tabs
Cards for St. Jude Children's Ranch
Show and Tell