- Gwen Edie
- Mary Noble
- Sylvia Ama - moved to the area from Germany
- Betty Bridges
- Watana - I've Got The World On A String
- Bobbi - Rockin' Robbin
- Brenda - One Eyed One Horned Flying Purple People Eater
- CC - How Much Is That Doggy In The Window
Lawana also showed her Delta Mystery Quilt, which Colleen Quilted for her.
Gwen made this Quilt. It was Machine Quilted by Watana. This was Gwen's first opportunity to see the finished product, It is not paper pieced.
Judy showed 2 Quilts she made from her Houston Classes. The first is "Black & White & Stars All Over". Debbie Caffrey will be teaching this call at Mountain Quilt Fest next March.
Her 2nd Quilt is one of her Delta Mysteries that she used in the "Borders & Beyond" Class - extending her Shoo Fly Blocks into the border and using cream to continue her sashing.
- Victoria provided directions
- Ebba will bring the tree
- Bring Your Own Chair
- Judy will bring a large folding table
- Dirty Santa: $15 max
- Everyone is to bring their favorite food dish to share
Barbara gave the Treasurer's Report:
- Total Balance: $3837.05
- Education: Approx $900
- General Fund: Approx $2800
- The numbers will be finalized after all income for Opportunity Quilt is booked
- Karen Combs Lecture and Workshop Expenses: $1523.23
- RAC Rental: $325; $175 deposit to be returned
- Opportunity Quilt Income: estimated $1400
- Balance Approx $12
- Food Costs Exceed Income
- Pay $4;. Trial for 3 months, increase as needed
- Brown Bag on Workshop Days
- Always Bring Your Own Drink
The last Habitat House dedication has been delayed. Judy will e-mail the Guild when the dedication date is set. She has the Quilt, for when we need it. Ebba has the directions to the house.
Nominating Committee presented their 2012 Slate of Officers:
- President - Watana
- Vice President - Terry
- Secretary - Donna
- Treasurer - Bobbi
Lauren donated backing material she found while cleaning her closet. She also had additional items that were happily passed onto other members.
Scrapbook - Linda D
Linda presented the Scrapbook and asked for suggestions to improve its presentation and assistance to identify several documents. Colleen has a 20 page expandable Scrapbook she will donate.
Lowndes County Library Christmas Tree
Judy asked for volunteers to decorate a tree at the library. The Library provides the tree, while the Guild provides the ornaments. This year's theme is "Polar Express". Sandi, Betty, and Victoria volunteered to decorate the tree (between Mon Nov 21 and Nov 30); Brenda and Lawana volunteered to undecorate the tree (between Jan 3 & 7). The Library is also requesting donations of homemade ornaments to decorate their main tree.
JoAnne demo'd the making of a "Mexican Star Basket". Directions were also provided to everyone.
Jo Anne also told us about http://www.timetoquilt.com/ - they have a boot to use when binding corners to miter them.
Opportunity Quilt Drawing
And the Winner is........
Anne Formel - Congratulations Anne!!
Anne is Carla's Sister-In-Law. She lives in Massachusetts. Judy called Carla to tell her the good news. Carla was in Massachusetts, on her way to Anne's home.
Chef On A Shoestring
Today's meal was prepared by Judy, CC, Brenda, JoAnne, and Bobbi.
January's volunteers are Donna and Sandi.
There is no December Workshop planned. If you are interested in attending a December Workshop, please contact Julia.
The January Workshop is scheduled for Saturday, January 7. We will work on Charity Quilts.
2012 Dues are due in January.
Meeting was adjorned.