Schoharie Valley Piecemakers Quilt Guild Minutes
The meeting was called to order at 6:37 PM. 24 Members signed in.
Motion to accept: Emily Davis Seconded: Joan Youman's Approved by membership
Secretary’s Minutes of Last Meeting:
February meeting minutes-March meeting canceled
Posted to website
Motion to accept: Ron Lower Seconded: Ida Polmyeski Approved by membership
Website: www.schoharievalleypiecemakers.com. Take a look and see if it works!
Hall of Fame: Newsletter-SVP featured for charity quilts; working on the possibility of a website; nominations open for inductees, they must reside in the Schoharie County and need a sponsor. Nominations due June 1st. Induction ceremony in Cobleskill on Sept. 30th, 2017.
EQF: No updates as meeting had to be changed. Colleen Demuth e-mailed vendors to make them aware of the dates.
SCQBT: Fliers for upcoming events; Ginny Schaum and Bonnie Morton went to SUNY Cobleskill to do a presentation
Cookbooks: selling well-made our money back
Patchwork Co. Sponsoring "Warriors in Motion" by making quilts for next year. They will discount patriotic material if being used for charity quilt.
By-laws: need to present slate of officers
Free stuff on table
Ann Doerge and Gloria Falcone's husbands have recently passed away
Quilt Show 2017 235 Hoosick St. Troy, NY 12180 April 22-23, 2017
Cobleskill Methodist Church Quilt Show; September 2017
Name Tag Drawing:
March: Ann Bartholemew-pattern, fat quarters, zinger and clips, sassy clip, measuring tape, needles, thread
April: Colleen DeMuth-pattern, fat quarters, measuring tape, table clip, needle magnet, thread
Charity Quilts: were held up and presented. 31 quilts made plus a few more still to come.
Show & Tell:
Emily Davis: Purple Bat quilt
Marlene Laraway: Ginny Beyer table runner
Ann Bartholemew: Black and white quilt
Colleen Demuth: Alien quilt
Sue Smith: Circle wall hanging
Ginny Schaum: Santa reindeer quilt
"Hearts Desire Challenge"
Betsy Maccomber: Heart picture frame wall hanging
Marlene Laraway: Textured Heart appliqué quilt; mini heart quilt
Janet: heart bag
Ida Polymeski: Tropical island block
Sharon Vrooman presented Quilt Math with 9 patch blocks
Adjourned: Meeting adjourned at 7:57 pm.
Karen L. Frankel
Schoharie Valley Piecemakers