Smoky Mountain Quilters Guild

of Western North Carolina


These Bees are open to all members of the Smoky Mountain Quilt Guild:

BOM Bee –   Meets 10am the first THURSDAY (changed) of every month at the Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 749 NC 107, Sylva, NC 28779. Come work on ANY Block Of the Month (or week or day). Anyone who would like to sew with a group of people and work on their block of the month project is welcome to join. Bring your Sewing machine and tools.  Please bring your lunch and a drink.  Contact Mary Ann Budahl for more information.

Medallion Bee  Meets 10 AM the fourth Monday of every month at the First Presbyterian Church, 26 Church Street, Franklin, NC 28734  Meet in the room behind the Tartan Hall kitchen.  This will be an open group with no deadlines or homework.  The purpose is to learn the techniques necessary (including the dreaded math!) to add rounds of borders properly so that they fit, to establish the proper scale of each progressive border, and to decide what type of borders will work with the center, by open discussion of each person’s project.   Contact Nancilee Dills or Norma Christopher for more information.

Quilts of Valor  Meets 10am to 3pm the last Wednesday of every month at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 749 NC 107, Sylva, NC 28779.  Bring your Sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.  Contact Carlie Nichols for more information.

RAG Bee  RAG is an applique focused group meeting the second Friday of each month.  Alternating between the West Macon Fire Department on odd months and Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Sylva on even months.  We meet around 10 am and leave around 3 pm, and hosting is done by the members living in the meeting area, but of course anything delicious is always welcomed.  Contact Nancy Shay for more information.

Wednesday Anything Bee   Meets every Wednesday at 10 am.  Contact Linda Legrand ( if you are interested in joining.  Memorial United Methodist Church, 4668 Old Murphy Road, Franklin NC 28734