Quiltcast #47 :: Quilting Bees

Online or in person, quilting bees are a great way to expand your quilting horizons, and make new friends too! Today April and I are speaking from our own experiences, encouraging you to start your own, or find a bee to join.

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Links for inspiration :

Quilting Bee Blocks Pool – check out the list of upcoming bees.

SewConnected Quilting Bee

Traveling Quilts

[3 x 6] Sampler Quilt Bee

A Notion or 2

The Bees Knees – details for each month listed here.

4 x 5 Modern Quilt Bee

A couple of books to reference:

Modern Bee —13 Quilts to Make with Friends
Block Party: The Modern Quilting Bee: The Journey of 12 Women, 1 Blog & 12 Improvisational Projects

Blocks I’ve made for other quilters can be seen here, here and here.
Swapping blocks is another option, and finished goods swaps are a blast!

Feel free to leave a comment with your new bee, and how to get involved!


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By |2017-02-06T09:17:58-06:00September 4th, 2014|podcast, Quiltcast|2 Comments


  1. Mary Lou September 7, 2014 at 5:49 pm - Reply

    Thoroughly enjoyed listening to Amy & April this wk. I’d stopped tuning in bc their delivery w ums & ahs was hard to get passed. This wk they seemed prepared and on top of their subject. Thank you girls!

  2. Found This Week | me being crafty September 13, 2014 at 10:33 am - Reply

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