Charleston Modern Quilt Guild
August 25, 2020
Business – Connie opened our sixth Zoom meeting at 6:33pm with 22 members attending.
Swaps and Challenges: The Architectural Image Challenge for our guild is in progress. Photos of your quilt and inspiration photo need to be sent to Whitner or Connie by Thursday October 22, 2020. The quilts will be presented at the October meeting on October 27, 2020.
Special Events: The Trunk Show and Quilt Class with Timna Tarr for October has been cancelled. Lynn C. will try to reschedule her when travel is safe. Treasurer Lynn B. will handle refunds for all those who have already paid. Whitner reported that the deposit for Hobcaw Plantation has been moved to cover Tara Faughnan’s visit on Oct. 8-10, 2021.
Sew Day: Cathy hosted the August 15 Sew Day on Zoom, teaching three more improv blocks for the guild sew along. Everyone had a great time sewing and catching up with each other. The next sew day will be Saturday September 19 9am – 12pm.
Charity: Susan B. will be collecting the adult bibs, walker and wheelchair bags for the Roper St. Francis Rehabilitation Unit and the baby quilts for the Lowcountry Infants in Need the week of September 13. Call, text or email Susan and she will come by your house and pick up your donations. Remember to attach the Guild tags!
Show and Tell: Karen, Rick, Susan B., Peggy, Jean, Phoebe,
Program: Quilting in 2020 – Cathy presented the results of the guild survey questionnaire. There were many good ideas and suggestions and Connie sent out the program notes in an email to the guild members.
Virtual Sew Along – Saturday September 19 9am – 12pm
CMQG Meeting – Tuesday September 22 6:30 – 7:30pm