My Calendar

Events in July 2024

  • Machine Embroidery Bee Meeting

    Category: General Machine Embroidery Bee Meeting


    July 1, 2024

    When: First Monday of the Month
    Where: Lyons Quilt Shop, 12:30 to 4pm.
    What: Everything Embroidery but by machine. Even quilting in the hoop. Learning about different stabilizers, threads and all things machine embroidery.
    Open to New Members? Yes
    Contact: Nancy Jackson (303)669-6051 or jackson44nl@gmail.com
    You must be an LQG member to attend this bee.

  • Bee Modern Meeting

    Category: General Bee Modern Meeting


    July 5, 2024

    When: Sew Day, 1st Friday of the month, 10am-5pm
    Where: Stitches Quilt Shop, Johnstown
    What: Sharing an interest
    Open to More Members? Yes
    Contact: Becky Schwendeman becky.schwendeman@gmail.com (405) 922-1113
    You must be an LQG member to attend this bee.

  • Featherweight Singers Bee Meeting

    Category: General Featherweight Singers Bee Meeting


    July 8, 2024

    When: 2nd Monday of the month from 1pm to 5pm.
    Where: The Presser Foot
    What: Bring your Featherweight sewing machine and
    your project and sew with others.
    Contact: Judy Cabot (813) 442-3464 or j3intampa@yahoo.com

  • David Taylor - Care and Feeding of your Stash

    Category: General David Taylor - Care and Feeding of your Stash


    July 9, 2024

    David Taylor was born in Peterborough, New Hampshire, and currently resides in Fort Collins. His obsession with fabric began at an early age when he salvaged scraps from his mother’s sewing area trash bin. By the time he was 12, he was creating costumes, clothes and crafty things. When he semi-retired as computer graphic artist, he began teaching applique and quilting techniques throughout the world.

  • David Taylor Workshop: Under the Apple Tree

    Category: General David Taylor Workshop: Under the Apple Tree

    July 10, 2024

    This easy pattern is uniquely designed to teach, turned edge, layered, machine applique technique using freezer paper templates, liquid starch and nylon invisible thread.Students need to have a sewing machine with adjustable blind hem stitch capability.

    Student Supplies Needed
    -Sewing machine with blind-hem stitch or adjustable blanket stitch capability. (Please bring sewing machine manual)
    -Extension table (helpful)
    -Open toe or zig zag foot
    -Paper scissors and fabric scissors
    -Machine bobbin wound with white or ecru polyester thread
    -Straight pins
    -Finger stiletto (optional)
    -Tweezers(optional)
    -Thread snips
    -Pencil

    Student Fee Kit: $70
    Kit includes pattern, freezer paper, pre-washed fabrics, machine needle and YLI Wonder Invisible thread.

    Moose Lodge
    2210 Pratt Street
    Longmont, CO
  • Bee Finished Meeting

    Category: General Bee Finished Meeting


    July 13, 2024

    When: 2nd Saturday of the month from 1pm-5pm
    Where: The Presser Foot, 2430 Main St, Longmont
    What: Working on and supporting others with unfinished fabric objects (UFOs). Bring your sewing machine and supplies, or handwork. New Guild members are especially welcome!
    Open to More Members? Yes
    Contact: or Eileen Hayes epthayes@comcast.net 609-902-6314
    You must be an LQG member to attend this bee.

  • Embroidery Bee Meeting

    Category: General Embroidery Bee Meeting


    July 15, 2024

    When: Third Monday of the month at 6:00pm
    Where: Contact Debra Hartman for monthly location.
    What: Sharing an interest in the exploration of hand embroidery and hand stitching techniques of various types.
    Open to More Members? Yes
    Contact: Debra Hartman (508) 733-3241 or debralhartman@gmail.com
    You must be an LQG member to attend this bee.

  • In Town Retreat at The Presser Foot

    Category: General In Town Retreat at The Presser Foot


    July 19, 2024

    The Retreat Committee has been hard at work creating wonderful opportunities for you to have uninterrupted sewing time at our wonderful “escapes”! That’s right, no cooking or cleaning or other distractions...just sewing with some of the most fun people you can imagine. If you have never attended one of the Longmont Quilt Guild Retreats, please consider making 2024 the year to begin!

    And don’t forget that the LQG has Scholarship Funds available for anyone needing assistance. Please contact Judy Cabot (j3intampa@yahoo.com) or another board member for further information.

    Retreat registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis so don’t delay as our popular retreats fill up quickly. Once we reach capacity, we will maintain a wait list. Please don’t despair if you find yourself on this list. Things have a way of working out.

  • Bee Sew Brave Meeting

    Category: General Bee Sew Brave Meeting


    July 20, 2024

    When: 3rd Saturday of the month at 9am
    Where: Faith Community Lutheran Church, 9775 Ute Highway, Longmont, CO
    What: We work on Military Outreach projects. Our main focus is these two organizations; Challenge Aspen Military Outreach (CAMO) and Veterans Community Project (VCP) tiny houses.
    Open to More Members? Yes
    Contact: Paula Ball (720) 278-6170 1000quilts@gmail.com
    You must be an LQG member to attend this bee.

    In Town Retreat at The Presser Foot

    Category: General In Town Retreat at The Presser Foot


    July 20, 2024

    The Retreat Committee has been hard at work creating wonderful opportunities for you to have uninterrupted sewing time at our wonderful “escapes”! That’s right, no cooking or cleaning or other distractions...just sewing with some of the most fun people you can imagine. If you have never attended one of the Longmont Quilt Guild Retreats, please consider making 2024 the year to begin!

    And don’t forget that the LQG has Scholarship Funds available for anyone needing assistance. Please contact Judy Cabot (j3intampa@yahoo.com) or another board member for further information.

    Retreat registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis so don’t delay as our popular retreats fill up quickly. Once we reach capacity, we will maintain a wait list. Please don’t despair if you find yourself on this list. Things have a way of working out.

  • In Town Retreat at The Presser Foot

    Category: General In Town Retreat at The Presser Foot


    July 21, 2024

    The Retreat Committee has been hard at work creating wonderful opportunities for you to have uninterrupted sewing time at our wonderful “escapes”! That’s right, no cooking or cleaning or other distractions...just sewing with some of the most fun people you can imagine. If you have never attended one of the Longmont Quilt Guild Retreats, please consider making 2024 the year to begin!

    And don’t forget that the LQG has Scholarship Funds available for anyone needing assistance. Please contact Judy Cabot (j3intampa@yahoo.com) or another board member for further information.

    Retreat registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis so don’t delay as our popular retreats fill up quickly. Once we reach capacity, we will maintain a wait list. Please don’t despair if you find yourself on this list. Things have a way of working out.

  • Bee Artful Meeting

    Category: General Bee Artful Meeting


    July 22, 2024

    When: 4th Monday of the month at 6:00 PM
    Where: Kirsten Round's home
    What: Members work on their own during the month and bring in the results of the work to share; so share ideas and techniques.
    Open to More Members? Check with contact person below
    Contact: Kirsten Rounds (401) 486-7546 or ktagrounds@gmail.com
    You must be an LQG member to attend this bee.

  • Bee Edgy Meeting

    Category: General Bee Edgy Meeting


    July 25, 2024

    When: 4th Thursday of the month at 6:00pm
    Where: The Presser Foot, 2430 Main St, Longmont
    What: Explore various techniques for hand and machine appliqué projects, using cotton and/or wool.
    Open to More Members? Yes
    Contact: Von Yetzer (303) 669-7202 or theyetz@gmail.com
    You must be an LQG member to attend this bee.