Schoharie Valley Piecemakers Quilt Guild Minutes

 

DATE: 10/10/17

 

Welcome: 

The meeting was called to order at 6:33 PM. 24 Members signed in.

 

Guests/New Members:

Bonnie Lindsay from Quilt Zoo

 Treasurer’s Report:  

No report because of the ongoing audit

Savings: 

Checking:

Balance:

 

Motion to accept:  Seconded:  Approved by membership

 

Secretary’s Minutes of Last Meeting: 

 

Additions: None

Deletions: None

Motion to accept: Emily Davis Seconded: Joan Youman Approved by membership

 

Old Business: 

Website: www.schoharievalleypiecemakers.com. Still adding pictures to site. Kathy Livingston is the web master and will continue to add minutes and treasurer's report.  Stephanie has been adding pictures from the meetings.

Hall of Fame: New slate of officers--Sharon Vrooman-President, Pat Clark-Vice President, Pat Cummings-Treasurer, Anna Wang-Secretary, Eileen Buhl-Historian

EQF: Stitch Upon a Star. We are in charge of vendors, vendor ribbons and items for basket.

SCQBT: Nothing new

Tote bags were delivered to Schoharie library and banners for book areas

Charity Quilts and pillowcases for Hurricane victims were received by Glade Baptist Church

 

New Business:

Saturday Class Oct. 28th Flower pounding with Lesley Gray 10 am-2 pm.

Need RFD (ready for dying) fabric

 

Motion for the Quilt guild to pay for half the landscape class made by Sue Hess Seconded by Sharon Nesbitt.   Approved by membership.

 

Quilt Show:

Pieces of the Heart, Oct. 13 and 14 Cobleskill--Drop off on Thursday

             

Name Tag Drawing:

Marlene Laraway: tweezers, liquid stitch, tape measure, etc. 

 

Show & Tell: 

Pat Losquadro: Cheerleader T-shirt Quilt

Betsy Macomber: Twisted again pattern with Australian fabric Corner Pop ruler by Deb Tucker, Missouri Star Pattern quilt

Ginny Schaum: Whimsical Hummingbird Hitchhiker Quilt

Barb Rau: Stay Mat for dog show, White Straight Line Quilt

Sharon Vrooman: Commissioned quilt--memory picture quilt, Miniature block quilt

 

Program:

Joan Youman's Jasmine Jacket: Explained the pattern and how to make the jacket.

Bonnie Lindsay from Quilt Zoo gave a landscape Quilt demonstration

 

Adjourned:

 Meeting adjourned at 7:48 pm.

 

 

 

Karen L. Frankel

Secretary

Schoharie Valley Piecemakers

---SHOW & TELL---

Program:  Introduction to Landscape Art Quilts

Speaker:  Bonnie Lindsay

                    Quilt Zoo, Worcester, NY