May 2018 Meeting Recap

Hello everyone!

Here’s the recap of the May meeting.
(Sorry I didn’t get it up sooner and if any info is outdated)

Welcome to Katie and Pam.

If you are interested in being at part of the members only Facebook page, just send a request and it needs to be approved.

Happenings

  • Quiltfest was a success. Thanks to everyone who helped. And everyone should have their quilts back?
  • Unfortunately we are losing another LSS. Quiltspot will be closing. Open through June.
  • Newark Museum has a fabulous fashion and tech makerspace
  • Chawne Kimber class samples. Look at those tiny pieces!

Things to do

  • Open sew Saturday May 19 10-4 perfect for the rainy day
  • Garden State quilter show May 19-20 in Parsippany
  • Pennington Day quilt show May 19
  • Schweinfurth Art Center in Syracuse-Quilting by the Lake summer program
  • Warwick Show cancelled because change of date of Applefest
  • Chilean fiber artist Cecilia Vicuna show- La India Contaminada                                May 19-July 6      536 W22nd St NY, NYf
  • Nubian Heritage Quilt Guild exhibit June 9, 10, 16 & 17                                            Crane House, Montclair Historical Society

MQG

  • As always check out the classes, webinars and articles. If you do not receive the newsletter let Margy know
  • Two members part of task forces- Aleeda on Inclusion and Diversity and Sarah on Guild programming and leadership. Maybe an update next month

Board election

  • Will be held at the June General meeting. Read nominees’ bios here.

Programs

  • Recap of calendar
  • Round Robin

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  • Kathy’s upcoming T-shirt Quilt class: June 16th.
    Members, click here to sign up. Non-members, click here.

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  • 2nd quarter bee blocks due at June meeting
  • 3rd quarter open at end of June

Fundraising efforts still looking into.

Show and Tell

Laura- Fanciful Forest

Laura- Owls

Jennife- Reverse Applique

Jennifer- Angela Walters free motion quilting

Jennifer- And bag!

Daniela- Juxtaposition

Ellen- I spy

Ellen- Secret Circles

Debby

Betsy- wowing us as always

Oh, I figured I’d try a smaller version

Comparison

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As always, Thanks for reading and see you at the next meeting!

PLEASE BE ADVISED

THE SUMMER MEETINGS WILL BE HELD AT THE LDS CHURCH AT 209 MOUNTAIN AVE, CALDWELL!!

-A