Thursday, July 5, 2018

Jun 2018 Meeting Minutes

Whitner opened the meeting welcoming 20 member and 4 visitors.

Members made stilettos using poultry lacers and beads

Members Trunk Show:  Lynn B and Whitner shared quilts and milestones from their personal quilting journeys.  Photos below.


Members Trunk Show for July:  Bev and Tamie

Program will involve cutting blocks for the Quiltcon 2019 Charity Quilt

Florence Crittenton House:  Connie reported a very successful dinner and sewing with home residents.  We would like to repeat this once a month.  Next visit will be sewing hot dog pillow cases.  Members are asked to provide the three pieces cut out and ready to sew.

Members voted to participate in Quiltcon 2019 Charity Quilt Challenge.  Kim's quilt design proposed was chosen.

Victoria Findlay Wolfe in Charleston
    • Thursday, July 13 7 pm - Paige Alexander lecture on modern quilting at Cobblestone Quilt Guild monthly meeting - Visitor's fee is waived for CMQG members
    • July 20-21 - Quilters of South Carolina (QSC) Quilt Show & Expo at Jamil Shrine Club in Columbia, SC
    • July 21 9:30 am - CMQG Sew Day at Five Eighth's Seams - Open Sew
    • July 24 6:00 pm - CMQG Monthly Meeting at Heritage Trust
    • Victoria Findlay Wolfe Events
      • Friday Oct 12 - Lecture & Trunk Show to include fabric, patterns, and books at Heritage Trust
      • Saturday Oct 13 - Double Wedding Ring - participants will make a block in class at Five Eighth's Seams
      • Sunday Oct 14 - Cascade Quilt Class, pattern from her new book, “Modern Quilt Magic.” at Five Eights Seams

Our guild will participate in a swap with Palmetto MQG in Columbia and Greenville MQG.  #SCMQGswap.  Members will receive the registration link via email.  Matches will be done by Aug 5 and the swap will take place in Columbia on Nov 3.  We are excited about high participation!

SHOW & TELL:  Reference photos

Lynn's 1st quilt!

Quilt made by Lynn's grandmother


Roll Tide!

Quilt pattern design by Whitner

Hand Pieced!

Cathy's Wedding Quilt

New Member Charlene

Hope's HSTQ

Hope's baby quilts for FCH

Elaine's baby quilt

Reversible quilt - front