Archive | May, 2015

A Word From the President

I am sitting at the keyboard wondering what in the world do I have to talk about. It Is a gloomy Memorial Day weekend. I have a quilt that has to be done in two weeks waiting for me upstairs. My dog is sick, my son is still asleep, and my husband is worrying about the Ducks playoff […]

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Library News – Calling All Books

The following books show currently as checked out. Please check your sewing area to see if one may be hiding there. There is no late fee for returning books at the June meeting. The Quilt of Life Scrap Frenzy, Sally Schneider The Sister Blocks, Edie McGinnis Simple Graces, Kim Diehl 1001 Patchwork Designs, Maggie Malone Patchwork Picnic […]

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Susan G Komen for the Cure

The winners of the 5 incentives I had were Jan Wyrick, Mary Jo Freeman (2), Judi Smith, and Barb Mead. Many thanks to our members who graciously donate items for this cause. The beautiful tote bag made and generously donated by Mary Lou Ripper was won by Marsha Hendler. Thank you all for your support […]

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UFO Challenge

Number of items finished . . . . . . . . 95 Number of the Quilt due in August . . . . 5 It is never too late to work on your UFOs!!!! The next one is due at the August meeting; that gives you extra time to finish! If you are having […]

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Boutique Items Needed for October Auction and Tea

The Tea & Auction will be coming October 3, 2015. We will again be having a boutique of handmade items for sale. The sale will take place before the auction and we would like to offer items made and donated by our guild members. Please start thinking about what type of items you could make for the […]

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Opportunity Baskets for October Auction & Tea

News Flash: A new basket theme has been added—Coffee & Tea   We have selected the following four themes for the 2015 Opportunity Baskets: Halloween, Christmas, Romance and Fat Quarters. All we need to make them wonderful are your donations of preferably new or very gently used items. Some suggestions discussed at the meeting were fabric, patterns, books, […]

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Library – Read Any Good Books Lately?

BOOKS      BOOKS      BOOKS Read any good books lately? We need more Fiction! Especially Crafters Solving Mysteries! One of the more popular sections of our library is Fiction. We need more books! Not just any kind, we need books where quilters, knitters, embroiderers, shop owners or the like seem to find themselves in […]

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Susan G Komen for the Cure

The winners of the 3 incentives I had were Nancy Post, Pat Morrison, and Taffy Harper. Congratulations ladies! The AccuQuilt Starter Set, graciously donated by Darci Bodin, was won by Mary Van der Lubbe. Flo MacMillan crocheted a chemo cap and gave it to me at the meeting. She does the crocheting during the meeting. […]

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2015 Auction & Tea Boutique Items Needed

The Tea & Auction will be coming October 3, 2015. We will again be having a boutique of handmade items for sale. The sale will take place before the auction and we would like to offer items made and donated by our guild members. Please start thinking about what type of items you could make for the […]

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