March’s meeting was the PMQG’s Mid-Atlantic Show & Tell. Members shared their class experiences and showed off some of their fun purchases. We can’t wait for next year!
|Barb took Laura Wasilowski’s fun Zentangle class.|
|MAQF was Cathy’s VERY FIRST quilt show!|
|Joy took Esterita Austin’s Powerful Portrait class.|
|Yvette made this beauty in Jenny Rayment’s
Tucked & Twisted class.
|Lise scored some wonderful vintage fabrics!|
|Katie stocked up on stencils!|
Members also swapped some of the cutest Mug Rugs ever….
~ The new slate of officers was approved and Malinda passed the baton. Your new Officers are:
President~ Joy M.
Vice President~ Beth M.
Secretary~ Yvette C.
Treasurer~ Pam K.
~ Malinda was surprised with a parting gift of bright Economy Blocks made by guild Members.
~ Our Raffle Quilt was a huge success at the Mid-Atlantic Quilt Fest! Many thanks to all of you for volunteering to get our first fundraiser off to a fabulous start!
Show & Tell
|Malinda shared her colorful jelly roll quilt and her tip for making it modern.|
|Jenny shared her cheery house wall-hanging.|
|Pat learned some new tricks from Missouri Star
Quilt Co.’s new Block magazine
|Angelia’s young students made these modern NICU quilts!|
~ April’s meeting will be a sew day to make wee blankets for still-born babies. Please bring:
– Pre-cut 12.5″ WHITE flannel squares
– Pre-cut 12.5″ WHITE fabric squares
– 1/4″ up to 1/2″ wide WHITE ribbon
– Sewing machine, scissors, white thread, cutting supplies
~ Raffle tickets and a photo of the Raffle Quilt will be distributed to each member at April’s meeting. Members are encouraged to sell all their tickets. Start thinking of who you know!
~ April’s Block of the Month is the Economy Block.
~ Malinda will present a new Guild Challenge.
~ Tricia will announce May’s Swap.
~ NICU quilts are being accepted at each month’s meeting.
~ Meeting Minutes can be found on our Facebook Page. Members not on Facebook can request the minutes via email.