Schoharie Valley Piecemakers Quilt Guild Minutes


DATE: 10/11/16  

Welcome:  The meeting was called to order at 6:50 PM.   25 Members signed in.

Guests/New Members:  None

Treasurer’s Report:  No report as the treasurer is out sick

Secretary’s Minutes of Last Meeting: 

Additions: Fixed the name of the church, Mary Kerr's name from Merry and typo on

Sharon Vrooman's last name. Change Sandy to Sandi.

Deletions: None


Motion to accept: Ron Harris        Seconded:  Joan Youman's    Approved by membership


Old Business: 

Website-Kathy Livingston unveiled the draft of the website.  Looks awesome!

Empire Quiltfest--check is in the mail.  Karen Frankel is taking over Sue Smith's EQF representative for the Quilt Show.

Cookbook: Entering 75 recipes. Sign up sheet for cookbooks was 40. Should cost around $520.00.  Motion to order 72 books: Sharon Vrooman   Seconded: Joan Youman's   Approved by membership

Hall of Fame Raffle Quilt update: raised $3000.00

Class on Nov. 12 given by Barbara Rau sign up. Can make Table runner, bed runner or Ruler is the "learning curve".  Barb can order ruler if you like.

New Business: 

Quilt Barn Trail--Sharon Aitchison has resigned. Need a new member.

Newspaper is forming in Middleburgh--Mayor Matthew Auitable taking story submissions.

Quilt Shows:    

None known


Name Tag Drawing:    

Betty Pillsbury: fabric, sassy clip, triangle tessalation pattern, heat bond, name tag holder, pins and needles

Show & Tell:  

Annette: Avocado cat

Betty Pillsbury: HER BOOK

Sharon Vrooman: Entered contest-made 2 quilts that she will donate

Sue Smith: blue flower quilt with airplanes on the back. Green and Cranberry quilt

Karen Frankel: Owls

Pat Losquadro: Quilt made by her 8 granddaughter's--Going to be auctioned off by Lion's club. Christmas bulbs quilt for St. Jude's to auction off.

 Program:  Basic maintenance on sewing machine by Sharon Vrooman

Adjourned:  Meeting adjourned at 8:05 pm.


Karen L. Frankel


Schoharie Valley Piecemakers

***Show & Tell***

Program: Care of Your Sewing Machine

Betty Pillsbury's Book