Thursday, February 4, 2016

January Meeting Information

We had a really great meeting in January! Pictures are posted on the gallery from the website, and below are some of the items that were covered.

Ruby Jubilee is coming up to celebrate 40 yrs for Utah Quilt Guild.  Our guild is making a quilt for it.

HMQS – all challenge quilts are due APRIL 2nd
Quilts of Valor – Jo Anne Hawkes is our representative. $20 kit.  These quilts will be judged and donated.  Must be machine quilted.  Size range: 55/65– 72/90 inches

Riley Blake challenge – Deonn Stott is our representative “Ardently Austin” is the theme. $20 kit. Quilt must be donated for auction to benefit The Christmas Box

Adornit Challenge – Ann Collet is our representative “You and Me” fabric line $20 kit. This quilt can be kept after HMQS.

Show and Tell:

Binding Pad – Michele Noble showed us her binding ironing pad.  Contact her if you need more info on it.

Owl pincushion tutorial – - tutowlrial
Bird pincushion tutorial – – Deonn’s blog

Service Projects
Council Bluffs thanks us profusely for our generous donations last year.  They will accept fabric donations this year again.

Ronald McDonald House – save the pop tops off of soda cans and give to Darlene W.

Photos of our meeting are posted here.

See you again in March!