Schoharie Valley Piecemakers Quilt Guild Minutes
Welcome: The meeting was called to order at 6:32 PM. 17 Members signed in.
Motion to accept: Joan Youmans Seconded: Emily Davis Approved by membership
Secretary’s Minutes of Last Meeting:
Posted to website
Motion to accept: Joan Youman's Seconded: Sharon Vrooman Approved by membership
Hall of Fame: need committee for new inductees
EQF: Still don't have the date but last meeting we worked on updating the paperwork. Theme: Stitching On a Star
SCQBT: Tales to Trails launch went well
SALT: letter thanking us for donation
Catholic Charities: Thank you letter for pillowcases and bibs donations
Website: upgrade to a site that is searchable. Motion to pay $7.00 a month for upgrade made by Edna Lower and seconded by Emily Davis. Approved by membership.
Saturday workshop for dog and cat quilts postponed until a later date.
Patchwork Co. Sponsoring Warriors in Motion by making quilts for next year. They will discount patriotic material if being used for charity quilt.
MQX Quilt Festival, www.MQXShow.com Show and Conference, Manchester, New Hampshire April 6-8, 2017
Vermont Quilt Fest
Quilt Show 2017: www.quiltinc.org
Hilton Garden Inn, 235 Hoosick St. Troy, NY 12180 April 22-23, 2017
Name Tag Drawing: Two winners because January meeting canceled
Sharon Vrooman-fat quarters, pattern, thread, tape measure, needles
Sharon Nesbitt-fat quarters, sassy clip, tweezers, needles, Sassy clip
Show & Tell:
Ron Lower: 3D Star Flower quilt with prairie points, Bargello quilt red and black
Karen Frankel: Baby doll clothes
Edna Lower: T-shirt Quilt
Betsy Macomber: 3D-origami pillow
Sharon Nesbitt: Poppy Bargello quilt
Kathy Livingston: 3D flower arrangement appliqué
Sharon Vrooman: Accordion book
Program was demonstrations of different techniques of adding dimension.
"What the Heart Desires" Challenge. Some showed their completed pieces. Will carry over until March
Announced next month's program: quilt math - resizing patterns and blocks
Adjourned: Meeting adjourned at 7:45 pm.
Karen L. Frankel
Schoharie Valley Piecemakers