--Our member cards have arrived and were handed out to those who were there. We will have them at the next meeting if you didn't get yours.
--The votes for a new secretary are in. Susan M. is our new secretary!
--Ohio Star challenge quilts are due March 1. Bring your completed quilt or a photo of the completed quilt to the meeting March 4th. If you cannot make it please email a photo of the finished quilt to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 1st.
--Charity quilt updates
Strawberry Churn for Camp Erin: Lindsey is putting it together now
Ronald McDonald: Kayla will have packets at the next meeting, due May 1
Fabric postcards for Wish Upon a Card: due April 15
--Michael Miller fabric challenge: If you want to take part in this, please respond to the email.
Michael Miller is generously donating fabric for this challenge. We will order and distribute this fabric to challenge participants as a guild.
--Modern Metallic Challenge: If you want to take part in this, please respond to the email.
The exhibit is called Modern Metallic and will be shown at the Quilt Knit Stitch show in Portland this fall. This challenge includes all Pacific Northwest Modern Quilt Guilds. Online applications are open from April 4th to May 2nd. If you would like to make a quilt to apply for this exhibit, Robert Kaufman has offered to provide challenge participants with three fat quarters for their challenge quilts. We will order and distribute this fabric to challenge participants as a guild. Please contact Lindsey if you have any questions at all.
Please read all the information about entering your quilt for the show here:
Each guild member who participates in the challenge will be required to submit your application for for the show, including submitting photos of their quilt. If your quilt is selected for the show, you will need to send your quilt to the organization's office in Houston by July 8th for it to be displayed in the show in Portland.
Show and Tell:
Kristin, Lindsey, and Susan shared their quilts from SewDown, check out more about it in the SewDown blog post.
|Kristin shared her Riley Blake Challenge quilt|
|Katy shared her Ohio Star Challenge quilt|
|Tamra shared her Ohio Star Challenge quilt|
|Christy made this, which may be a pillow soon|