Sherri is raffling off two baby quilts on September 26th. Raffle tickets cost $5
Nancy Waters’ home suffered a fire in early August. RMQG is collecting quilting items to help replace the supplies she lost in the fire. See the RMQG Facebook page for a sign up sheet.
MJ handed out postcards to the new faces in the crowd
The charity committee will be collecting baby quilts throughout the year.
Updates to the blog and a new Flickr account are coming soon!
The challenge committee is considering do a “Paint Chip” quilt. Each member makes a quilt block in a paint chip color and then all of the blocks are assembled into one quilt.
Patty Pizzicato is planning our annual retreat. This year it will be on November 19-22 at Watson Homestead in Painted Post, NY.
John Kubiniec reviewed some options for bringing in a speaker. Post your speaker suggestions to Facebook. Look for more details soon.
There will be a Margret Spevak workshop April 7-10 in 2016.
Be sure to sign up on the refreshment list!
Jaye Fish gave a great demo on curved piecing and drunkard’s blocks.
Julia Deal demonstrated her method for improvisational curve piecing for art quilts.
Look for photos of these demonstrations on Facebook.
Show and Tell
Kitty from Patricia’s Fabric House will give an informal 30 minute talk with Q&A. She has over 30 years of experience running a quilt shop.
Bring a fat quarter to the October or November meeting if you would like to participate in our December basket swap.