Minneapolis Modern Quilt Guild October 2017 Meeting Notes



Minneapolis Modern Quilt Guild
October Meeting 2017
10/19/17

  1. Welcome
    1. New Members Review and Visitors
  2. Announcements/Reminders
    1. Date of next meeting: Thursday, November 16th
      1. Upcycle Reveal
      2. Low Volume Swap - 6in x Width of Fabric Low Volume fabric, bring as many as you want, can swap for that many
    2. Board Positions Available
      1. Secretary is open
      2. Elections will happen in February
        • Positions Open
          • President
          • Secretary
    3. Upcycle Challenge
      1. 3 Different Items that didn’t start as quilting cotton, can make anything
      2. Use #upcycleMMQG to share
      3. Due at November Meeting
    4. Dakota Star Quilt Show
      1. Through February at Dakota County History Center
      2. Drop off quilts at January meeting, Colby will take them to the show
        • Returned at March meeting by Jan
      3. Need quilts to display
      4. Need 36 inches square or smaller quilts for silent auction
  3. Sew in’s/Retreats/Etc.
    1. Future Sewcials/Sew-in’s Etc
      1. Lakes Makerie Sew-Ins
        • Wednesdays after the Guild Meeting from 7-9 PM.
        • 2121 W 21st St, Minneapolis, MN 55405
        • No charge
        • 10% of fabric sales
        • Ok to bring treats/drinks
      2. Charity Committee Sew-in
        • Saturday, November 11, 2017 9am - 6pm
        • 13170 Flamingo Court, Apple Valley
  4. Committee Updates
    1. Charity Committee (Jan Hanenberger)
      1. Drawing held for people that have worked on charity kits
      2. Quilt kits available
      3. New charity block -half square triangle
      4. Always need donations of scraps/batting/blocks
      5. 70,273 X’s quilt (Kellye Rose)
      6. Mobile Menders Project (Carrie Federer)
    2. Speakers/Programs (Trish Hoskins/Sarah Vernon)
      1. Heather Jones Workshop Interest - Spring 2018
        • Full Day Workshop $90
    3. Marketing/Communications (Sarah Marrone)
  5. Show and Tell - lay quilts out after showing them
  6. Break
  7. Stitched 2.0!
  8. Sewcial Time

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for providing quilt guide.It has been helpful for all those who want to do something in this field of stitching quilt.I am looking forward to see the work of your students.

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