We had 49 members, 2 guests and 1 new member join us at our meeting this month. Welcome to our new member Debby and visitors Jeannette and Julia!
- Wayne Art Center in PA has a show coming up Art Quilt Elements March 16-Apr 28
- Black Panther and Victora on PBS have some major inspiration going on
- Josie has a felted bracelet class coming up at SOMA
- Quiltcon 2018– Let’s discuss. We pretty much agree that there should be more transparency in judging and it is also quite subjective. But don’t forget you do have to be juried, but not judged, to get in.
- anyone sign up for Nashville yet?
- still looking for taskforce volunteers, especially Inclusion and Diversity
- and as always, look for articles, webinars and other good stuff
- Please continue to make pillowcases!
- and see Rachel for Charity sew kits/projects to help complete
- Beka accepting sign ups for quilt exhibition due by March18. Monochromatic HST still need to fill out form and send pic. Quilts due at April meeting
- and still asking for volunteers to set up, take down and coordinate!
- We will be voting on changes in April. Biggest change is the timing of the dues and officer terms
- Chawne Kimber is coming March 16 and 17. Saturday is full. (Will post a recap)
- Quarter 1 Bee blocks were due. Here’s just some…
- JoAnns classes on the Mariners compass will be April 20 and 21. More info and to sign up
- Kathy will be teaching the Down and Dirty t-shirt quilt June 16. Look out for sign ups
- Aleeda will be teaching screen printing in August. Keep and eye out for that too
- New round of Bee block signs up going out now
- Don’t forget your Organizer bag swap due at the April meeting
- We will be going to Brooklyn April 14. There will be carpool options and other meetup options. We’ll see the Brooklyn Quilt show, get a yummy lunch and hit up Brooklyn General. Let’s hope for good weather!
- And keep your calendar open in June we are hoping to check out Grounds for Sculpture and Pennington quilts. There will be a challenge to go along with this too!
Show and Tell
Jeanine- Dr Suess
Judy- Yukata love squares
Look at that detail
Kelly- charity quilt
Debby- Purple Passion
Ameri- Amy Friend class
Jackie- monochromatic hst
Debby- Warwick guild
Mary Jane- bee block
Mary- bee block baby quilt
Melanie, Michele and Betsy have Quilts in this book. Check it out from our library!
Congrats to our newest member, Debby, for being the first to sign in to our meeting!
We will see you soon! Can’t wait to see your latest snowy day sews.