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February Meeting

Join us for our Yard Sale! All the things members have been purging from their sewing rooms will be brought together to purchase for the cheap! All funds raised will go towards our many philanthropic endeavors!
Last minutes questions for the quilt show will also be answered!  


3rd Thursday
of the month

Riverlakes Ranch Community Center

3825 Riverlakes Drive
Bakersfield, CA 93312


Daytime  1:30 pm 
Social Time at 1:15
Our popular meeting featuring 
National Speakers, Raffles,
Philanthropic Projects, 
Program Information and 
Sign-ups, Show & Tell, and Snacks. 

CPQ at Night  6:15 pm
Our nighttime meetings focus
on sharing ideas, techniques,
and a whole lot of fun! 
Raffles, Swaps, Show & Tell,
and Games are regular events at
these informal gatherings, 
often with a focus on Modern Quilting.

Join in the fun and gain access to exclusive member content!

Become a Member!


Monica Herring
Cindy A Randall
Rhonda J Watson

Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events


Celebrating 40 years!
CPQ's Ruby Jubilee Quilt Show
Show Information
English Paper Piecing Workshop
February 28 &29

at the Iron Lilly
Bakersfield, California

We have 250 
Karen Tripp 
Circle of Masters

 Vendor Shopping
  +1000 hand-made Items
for sale at Boutique
EPP workshop
Vintage quilt display
Trunk show 
Exceptional Raffle Baskets
Custom Quilt Raffle
 Isolette challenge
Children's Corner 
Food, and More!

Tickets at the Door:
$10 entry both days
$12 Trunk Show
$60 Workshop VIP 
Entry, Trunk Show, & EPP Workshop
(Must pre-register online for this package)


For those who have entered quilts or other items for show:

All quilts & entries to be dropped-off at
Thimble Towne
2841 Unicorn Rd.
Bakersfield, 93308

Tuesday, February 25
10 am - 1 pm

beginning at 5pm, after the show
at the Iron Lily


***  This event is Sold Out. ****


Who wants to learn English Paper Piecing 
from the DIY Addict herself,
Karen Tripp?

The 3 primary stitches
Fussy CuttingSpotting the best fabrics
How to glue & thread baste
New & fantastic products
and Old favorites!

This event is SOLD OUT!
Everything about English Paper Piecing - 2/29/2020

Join the workshop and receive a free pattern,
admission to the show both days, and admission to Karen's Trunk show for only $60!  
Limited class size.  No machine is necessary,
and bring your own project to work on, if you wish. 


Enter our 2020 Ruby Jubliee Isolette Challenge!  
Entries are open to both members and visitors alike.
25 gift Certificate awarded to the quilt with the most votes!
Many quilts have been donated to our local hospital's neo-natal units!

No need to register! Bring your entries to the
Iron Lilly on Wednesday, Feb 25, 10am - 1pm


Ruby Jubilee Theme  @  the Quilt Show ~ Iron Lily

Size is 32" x 32" COTTON only, no flannel
No raw edges and must include label

Quilt Challenge questions may be directed to Maggie Adams

(661) 912-4537  Email:


 March 20, 2020


Yvonne Phenicie ~ Quilt Maker, Teacher, Designer
Join us March 20th for an awesome
Ombre Bargello workshop!!

Yvonne will show us an easy way using the popular Ombre fabric and one other fabric choice.   This is a two fabric Ombre Bargello quilt.  You won't want to miss this workshop!!
Sign Up Today: Register Here
Our lunch choice will be Lettuce Eat!  $10.00 includes a salad of your choice, water, and dessert.   Order Lunch Here  --->   Lettuce Eat


Mission Statement

The purpose of this organization shall be to preserve and continue the traditions, culture and history of quilting; to promote fellowship among persons interested in all aspects of quilting; to contribute knowledge and promote the appreciation of fine quilting; to sponsor and support quilting activities; to encourage quilt making and collecting; to contribute to the growth and knowledge of quilt making techniques, textiles and patterns through educational meetings.