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September 21, 2017


Tranquility Block of the Month and Kits availalbe for Pre-Order

NEW  Tranquility Block of the Month and Full Kit Pre-Order NEW


Tranquility designed by Toni Steere and Jenny Foltz of Wing and a Prayer Design features the Tranquility collection designed by Wing and a Prayer for Timeless Treasures. The palette ranges from aqua to deep sea blues on a foundation of sandy creams and beiges with coral accents. This program includes your pattern and all the original fabrics needed to make the quilt top, borders, and binding. For your convenience you can choose either our 12 month block of the month program or the complete yardage kit. The finished size of your Tranquility quilt will be 106" x 106".




Awesome Ocean Block of the Month designed by Elizabeth Hartman



Awesome Ocean Full Kits Now Available!


Awesome Ocean is a delightful sampler quilt that features Elizabeth Hartman's cute animal block designs including Octavian, Salty, Puffy, Angelica, Preppy the Whale, Chuckles, Mr. Manatee, Tony the Turtle and Kelp. All blocks are sewn with simple straight and diagonal seams. No templates or paper piecing required!


We still have a limited number of spots in our Awesome Ocean Block of the Month too;

click here for BOM details.






Moda Matchbox Quilt Kits - Collect all 9!


Designed by Holly Hickman, each box includes a printed panel that includes all the pieces and parts to make a 6" finished block. The panel even includes binding and backing - the box includes batting and the floss to big-stitch quilt the block.




Hoffman Bali Poppy Series 2 - Each pack contains 20 2 1/2" Bali batik strips


Hoffman has introduced 12 new colors in the Bali Poppy series. 

Each pack contains 20 - 2 1/2" color coordinated Bali Batik strips!


Featured Block of the Month Programs

4 x 5 Quilt Block Anthology  Block of the Month


4 x 5 Quilt Block Anthology Block of the Month


Enjoy trying your hand at a wide range of distinctly different quilt blocks - 182 in all - from stunning to simple blocks to intricate paper pieced designs! All of the blocks in this contemporary yet traditional quilt measure 4" x 5". Carol Hopkins and Linda M. Koenig have put together well written instructions and beautiful images of each of the 182 blocks in their book The 4" x 5" Quilt-Block Anthology. The blocks feature red, double pink, black and blue reproduction fabrics plus backgrounds. The fabrics used in this block of the month program are reproduction Civil War prints in colors similar to those used in the original quilt. This program includes all fabric for the quilt top, borders, and binding. Fabrics are packaged by block for your convenience. The finished size of your quilt will be 77.5" x 93.5".




Mother Goose Block of the Month


Mother Goose Laser Cut Block of the Month


Mother Goose is a 10 Month Block of the Month program. Create an adorable quilt that features classic nursery rhymes like Humpty Dumpty, Hey Diddle Diddle, Little Bo Peep, Hickory Dickory Dock, and Little Boy Blue. All of the applique pieces in your Mother Goose quilt are pre-fused and laser cut for fast and easy assembly with no extra cutting or waste. No need to trace, cut out, or turn the edges. Monthly kits will include fabrics, laser cut applique pieces, and pattern to complete a portion of the quilt.Finished size is 72" x 76".



New Fabrics

New Bali Batiks from Hoffman Fabrics




New Bali Batiks from Hoffman Fabrics








Artisan Batiks from Robert Kaufman Fabrics





Artisan Batiks from Robert Kaufman Fabrics









September/October Classes and Events

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Beginning Quilting by Machine Course - 7 Session Class at Quilting by the Bay


NEW  Beginning Quilting Course  NEW

Wednesdays September 27, October 4, 11, 25 and November 1, 8, and 15, 2017

10:00 a.m. – 12 noon

Instructor - QBTB Staff
Class price $75.00


This class will introduce you to quilting by machine and rotary cutting. You'll learn tips and tricks to make your quilting journey a successful one. One of our knowledgeable staff members will lead you through each and every step of our comprehensive 7 session course.  You will learn how to make good color choices, rotary cutting skills, proper piecing techniques, machine quilting your quilt and binding ... everything you’ll
need to become a successful quilter! You must be comfortable operating your sewing machine to take this class. You will make a baby or lap size quilt. We request you purchase fabrics for this project from Quilting by the Bay.


One Block Wonder QuiltOne Block Wonder Workshop

Friday/Saturday, September 29/30, 2017

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Instructor - Maggie Hood
Cost $70.00


Are you scared of hexagon quilts because of possible y-seams? Then this One Block Wonder could be for you because there are no y-seams. You will learn tips and tricks on how to stack and cut your fabric to get the kaleidoscope effect you want. On Friday you will focus on cutting your fabric and beginning to put your hexagons together. Saturday's class will be spent seeing the “magic” happen with the design. Book is available in store and online. Class is suitable for confident beginners and beyond.



V Block Tool from Studio 180 DesignsTucker University

201 V Block Tool

Tuesday October 10, 2017

10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Instructor - Kathy Anderson
Class price $20.00


If you are seeing stars in your future then you have found your new best friend, the V Block. Making stars is not the only thing the V Block can do to improve your techniques. You can connect a V Block with a half square triangle and watch curves take shape! Push the use of your V Block a bit further by learning how to create Sidekicks and High/Low units. Class is suitable for beginners and beyond.



Spin Cycle Workshop with Kathy Anderson


Spin Cycle 

Thursday, October 12, 2017

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Instructor - Kathy Anderson
Class price $30.00


Get ready to Spin! Spin Cycle is a lot of fun to make and can be a true stash buster. The gentle curves for the large ovals are a snap to sew with awesome results.  You will be a master at curved piecing at the end of this workshop as Kathy will show you several different ways to attack curve piecing and be successful at it.  Class is suitable for confident beginners and beyond.




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Sandy and the staff at Quilting by the Bay


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