OMQG MEETING MINUTES - JANUARY 23rd, 2017
Meeting opened by Amber at 7:33 pm
Simplifi Fabric is shop of the month
February’s meeting is Sashiko quilting - remember to bring $6 to purchase a kit if you need one.
March meeting - Modern wholecloth quilts
April - Scrap talk and the Farmer’s Wife workshop with Johanna Masko
May - Silent Auction
June - Annual General Meeting and UFO challenge
...Slideshow by Amber...
CQA-OMQG showcase submission deadline extended to April 1st
Canada 150 - currently scheduling to have quilts come to our guild, hopefully in May or June
QuiltCon charity quilt was unveiled - based on the theme of scale.
There is currently a memory quilt volunteer opportunity. Contact Sarah Heath for more info or to sign up.
BOM draw - Samantha Hodorek won.
Spotlight On - Lisa Rosen presented on Sherri Lyn Wood and talked about The Improv Handbook
Show and Tell
Break from 8:09 pm to 8:35 pm
My Favourite Things Segment
Meeting ended at 9:02 pm.
OMQG OCTOBER 24th MEETING
Meeting opened at 7:36 by Amber.
Rockland Textiles is shop of the month.
Powerpoint Presentation by Amber: upcoming schedule; sew-ins; workshops; swaps.
Katy presented “Spotlight On” - Amanda Jean Nyberg “Crazy Mom Quilts”
Stacey: tonight is collection of Fort Mac Quilts - will be shipped next weekend
April: budget overview
QuiltCon Charity Quilt: membership voted no to providing fabric
-Samantha Hodorek has volunteered to oversee challenge and coordinate
A big thank you to Cheryl for Arkison for yesterday’s improv curves workshop.
Sew and Tell - explain why modern
Break from 8:20 to 8:32
Trunk Show by Cheryl Arkison
Meeting ended at 9:32 pm.
OTTAWA MODERN QUILT GUILD
SEPTEMBER 26TH, 2016 MEETING
Meeting was opened by Amber Mitchener, President OMQG, at 7:40.
Wendy from Superior Threads was shop of the month.
The meeting topic was “What is Modern Quilting.”
Amber presented a slide show on points of interest and upcoming events (see Facebook page).
April Waddell presented our new segment “Spotlight On...” and discussed Jaybird Quilts.
Amber resumed her slideshow.
Show and Tell
Break from 8:37 pm to 8:56.
Meeting was resumed by Amber at 8:56 pm.
Quilt raffle draw was conducted by Krista Zaleski: Leslie Stobbart was the winner of the free workshop and Laura Piggott was the winner of the Single Girl Quilt.
Julie Johnston presented a summary of her trip to SewPro including samples of Spoonflower pre-printed projects and information about craftindustryalliance.org.
Amber Mitchener presented a slideshow on “What is Modern Quilting” (see Facebook).
Door prizes were drawn by Amber. Winners were Janet Ferguson, Karen Lafontaine and Nicole Lund.
Meeting was ended by Amber Mitchener at 9:28 pm.