Schoharie Valley Piecemakers Quilt Guild Minutes
Welcome: The meeting was called to order at 6:30 PM. 22 members signed in.
Motion to accept: Emily Davis Seconded by Pat Losquadro Approved by membership.
Secretary’s Minutes of Last Meeting:
Additions: Change Mike Warner's last name
Motion to accept: Sharon Vrooman Seconded: Pat Losquadro. Approved by membership.
Doing a SVP Quilt Show for Fall 2017 was declined by the membership.
Website is in the works. Rough draft: scanning pictures in site and setting up for minutes. Kathy Livingston and Mike Warner will continue to work on finalizing the site.
Empire Quilt Fest: Still waiting for final bill from Shenendehowa before money is disbursed to guilds.
Cookbook update: The draft is done. The guild members will buy a copy and then can purchase above and beyond. The final figures and count will be determined at next meeting.
Sharon Vrooman needs quilts for Hall of Fame Show at her house by the 20th.
Request from Hall of Fame to do Raffle Quilt for 2018. Choose a pattern from Wendy Shepherd that designs for Windham fabrics. Motion By Sandy Johnson to Volunteer to do raffle quit under the stipulation that 50% of the money goes a regional charity of SVP choice. Seconded by Emily Davis. Approved by membership.
President Challenge was met with 33 blocks to make quilts for the Animal Shelter.
$20.00 dues are due to Sharon Nesbitt. Move to give $500.00 to St. Mark's for the year by Emily Davis. Seconded by Sue Hess. Approved by membership.
Hall of Fame program October 3rd. See attached.
Airing of the Quilts on Sept. 17th, 2016
Quilt Barn trail: Trails to tales--in conjunction with RPI--have interviewed and video taped people about background of quilt block.
Ron Harris--Workshop at Delanson Fire House--Oct. 21st-needs to know who wants to attend by Friday. Table runner by Judy Neimeier.
SALT: Dinner on Oct. 22nd.
Hall of Fame Quilt Show Sept. 24-25, 2016 in Roxbury, NY.
Quilt Show at Proctor's October 1-2, 2016
Name Tag Drawing:
Diane Warner: thread conditioner, fabric, thread, organizing things.
Show & Tell:
Marlene Laraway: Fall twister pattern, rainbow curved ruler circle quilt, New York Beauty
Sharon Vrooman: Po dunk pretty
Joan Youmans: Pink baby quilt
Barbara Rau: Windham fabric blue and white collection quilt
Chris Wolfe: picks and sticks with big yo-yos
Ida: Hexagon quilt
Ginny Schaum: Quilter's world Smitten with Mittens
New program brochure out. Subject to change. Saturday class for November: you will need a ruler.
Adding dimension and texture and changing shapes.
Meeting adjourned at 8:00 pm
Schoharie Valley Piecemakers