June 2018 Meeting

Hello friends!

Here’s your recap of the June meeting.

Don’t forget that our July 19 meeting will be held at the LDS church in Caldwell again!

Welcome to our guests/new members Lenny, Nancy, Amy and Catie.

MQG

  • Quiltcon signups for classes and quilt submission go here
  • They are looking for content for their website #showusyourmqg
  • Sew days are the 3rd Saturday of the month. #mqgsewday

Local

  • NJ arts annual series- August 1 more info here
  • Newark museum had a nice exhibit on textiles of Asia
  • MAM has a inspired by Matisse exhibit until July 22
  • The Vermont quilt show was June 22-24

Election Time

Congratulations to our 2018/2019 board! Yays for all!!

Margy- President
Kathy- Vice President
Caroline- Treasurer
Aubrey- Secretary
Crista and Jackie- Co-Program Coordinators

Special

Behind the scenes the guild was working on a special quilt for our past president to thank her for all her hard work. THANK YOU Daniela!! Programs

  • Kathy’s class
  • 3rd quarter Bee block sign up HERE
  • Open sew- July 21 at the Montclair Public Library- beat the heat and have some fun!!
  • Aleeda’s screen printing field trip/workshop. Sat August 11 from 10-4 Email for more info or to sign up acquiltsy @ yahoo
  • Sashiko workshop in September- sign ups coming soon
  • Rayna is coming in October
  • Jackie will be teaching some beginner free motion quilting in November
  • And I know I always look forward to our holiday party in December
  • Challenge- make a pillow with symbolism
  • Marika is working on a field trip to Grounds for Sculpture– October 13. Details to come
  • 2nd quarter Bee blocks

Show and Tell

Jennifer-FinsJackie- class samples turned into a bagKites a FlutterMaryJane- charity quiltCristaDebby- Hot MessPam- t shirt quiltJeansDawn-AnnetteBekaSarahBaby quiltElaine- Turkey Red Antique quiltRebecca-Stephanie- Amy Friend classWhole clothAmy

Freewheeling Single Girl

 That’s all folks. We’ll see you next time.July 19 LDS Church, 209 Mountain Ave, Caldwell. 7:15 start. Be there or be square. -A

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