Wow! What a great meeting. Thank you, Cecil, for lending us your space for the night.
The meeting kicked off with Who Inspired YOU? Quilters are inspired by the things they see, hear, touch, and by the people they come into contact with. Our members are inspired by the following people….who inspires you to create quilts?
Quilt Group, Family, Mom, Grandmother, and Friends
Elizabeth Hartman, Cecile Choi, Jacquie Gering, Kaffe Fassett , Gwen Marston, Julie Herman, Jean Impey, Ursula Kern, Anna Marie Horner, Nancy Crow,
Allison Harris, Boo Davis, Carolyn Frielander, Sherri Lynn Wood
QuiltCon Charity Quilt 2017 – Playing with Scale
The Challenge rules are out and posted. This year’s challenge is playing with scale – making blocks really BIG or very tiny or combining different sizes of the same blocks to create an overall theme and pattern. At least three colors need to be used from the color palette below. Full details will be on a future post. We are looking for someone to coordinate – Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you’re interested!
Block Lotto – First Round!
Janet has pulled together our first round of block lotto! The block on the left is our first block and fabric was distributed at our April Meeting. If you would like to participate in the next round, the block on the right is May’s block. It costs $1/block to participate – money will be used to purchase fabrics for the next round. Details can be found on our Block Lotto page.
May Monthly Sew – May 15th – ROAD TRIP!
We’ll be doing a road trip to Sew Modern in LA on May 15th. Watch your email for more details!
May 19: MQG Webinar – English Paper Piecing
June 4 & 5: Fantasea of Quilts at Soka University. Tickets are $10
June 15: Deadline for Entries to Modern Quilts – Redesigning Traditions
July 31: Deadline for Entries to LA Quilt Show