Show and Tell
|She created her own quilting pattern!!|
|Thought you would like to see a close up!|
|Julia says collecting the velvets is fun!|
Jo Anne showed an antique quilt that one of her relatives gave her.
|The back was made of feed sacks!|
|And the front!|
Brenda showed a former UFO from several years ago that is now done!!
|Notice the scalloped border!|
Judy’s car is full for the Hattiesburg Quilt show on Saturday but JoAnne is going Sunday.
Carla shared that November 19 the Annunciation Catholic School is having an artisan fair. If anyone would like to help her she needs volunteers.
Watana made a motion that a member making trips specifically for the guilds business be reimbursed for the mileage. It was seconded and passed.
Sharon shared that a nurse at parchment wondered if we would be willing to make quilts for Alzheimers patients at parchments. There are about 12 of them. The charity committee will meet and make a recommendation.
Historical committee: We will want to address the things.
Raffle quilt: Blocks are available for pick up today.
November calendar. Guild meeting will be on November 6.
Will there be another t-shirt order? We will check on prices and let you know. A majority would be interested in ordering another shirt.
Annette said Harbor freight tool company would be a good source of rotary blades on Main Street in Tupelo.
Linda Baines shared that there is a quilt show in Batesville and tomorrow is the last day.
Sandi wants to sell her mid arm and frame. She is asking $1000. She will tell good and bad about it. Contact her for specific information.
Nominating Committee: The nominating committee presented the following slate of officers to the membership for a vote: President: Julia Graber, Vice President: Watana Cantrell, Secretary: Terry Turnage, Treasurer: Barbara Walker. There were no nominees from the floor. The proposed slate was voted in.
Challenge Quilt Committee: we will be working this afternoon.
|Sandi, Our first place winner with her block!|
Charity quilts: Had a successful shopping trip in DeKalb. Sandi showed the samples. Sandi showed the fabric that they had chosen. She said we are going to the crown of thorns block that we did for Watana. The directions can be found at Blockcentral.com block of the month 2008 March.
Internet: No report
Chef on a Shoestring
October 11 or 13 Barbara Cline class, call Julia Graber for details
sew the four blocks together with the red violet in the center.
|Here are some samples of the colors.|