Welcome to our website!
ESQ is a QUILTING GUILD meeting on the Eastside of King county for ALL Levels of Quilters!
If you live in anywhere on the Eastside of Seattle, like Bothell, Clyde Hill, Duvall, Newcastle, Issaquah, Sammamish, Redmond, Kirkland, North Bend, Snoqualmie, Woodinville, Renton, Bellevue, Eastgate, Beaux Arts, Medina, Monroe, and Seattle, then you are invited to join Eastside Quilters. Our
is easy to get to from any place in the greater Seattle area as it is adjacent to I-90 just east of 405.
ESQ meets in Bellevue, Washington.
There are two meeting times to choose from:
Visitors are always welcome at either meeting. We do however, charge $5 per visitor if they come when we have a paid speaker. Non-members taking one of our classes will pay an additional $10 fee.
Mornings: THIRD Thur. of each month at 10 a.m.
Stay and Sew
class may follow)
Evenings: Third Wed. of each month at 7 p.m. in Downstairs Fellowship Hall
(This is a Change to Evening Meeting of both Place and Date)
The dates and time for all our meetings are listed on the right-hand side of this page.
Come with a friend or two and bring your newest quilt creation for
Show & Tell
or an old one that we have not seen and meet others who share your love for quilting!!!
Standing Rules (May 2015)
- President: Sandy Lenz
- Vice President: Vicki Rozendaal
- Secretary: Cathy Pope
- Treasurer: Janice LeRoy
- Evening Coordinator: Position Open
Our Next Meetings:
Evening Meeting: August 19: 7 p.m.
Morning Meeting: August 20: 10 a.m.
If Quilts Could Talk, What Would Yours Say?
Bring a quilt that has a quick two minute explanation. Doesn't need to be your best, worst, favorite, just one that speaks.
Secret Sister Pincushion
Name Tag and a Smile
Money for book/kit raffle
Recent Show and Tell:
(A work in progress)
Spring 2015 Show & Tell
(March, April, May, June 2015)
Quilts of Valor Show & Tell
February 2015 Show & Tell
January 2015 Show & Tell
December 2014 Show & Tell
Our Outreach Programs -- Bring to the Meetings:
Outreach blocks assigned every few months
(Everyone bring a block or two to be made intro a quilt by little elves.)
number of hours, washed, and dated -- now includes knitted hats and scarfs
Lap Quilts for VA hospital ,
number of hours, washed, and dated
Quilts of Valor
The Sophia Way
-- Always welcome
How to make a
St. Martin de Porres
that include toiletries, socks,
shaving needs, anything that men would need.
Any toiletries/items for both men and women are welcome and will find a home.
is our Caring Quilter. Please send her any information anyone who needs cheering up.
Coming Events and Field Trips:
August 13, 2015:
Quilt Barn in Puyallup Great Batik selection
Meet at church parking lot at 9:30 a.m. for ride sharing opportunities
Thank you to
Beth Calkins for hosting the annual July Picnic
Evening: October 21
Morning: october 22
(Due a skew in the calendar, the Morning Meeting in October will be on the fourth Thursday--October 22)
Bring your completed Halloween Quilts, especially those from Linda Smith's brown bags. Dress in a fun costume.
Created by Celia Tomlin.
for Eastside Quilters
Last Changed - 11 August 2015