October Meeting Notes

EMQG Meeting Notes 10/8/2014

Presenter:  Phyliss
Minutes:  Missy
Photographer:  Madyson
Welcome:  Madyson in Jennifer’s absence.

Elections were held during this meeting, 20 voting members cast their votes, ballots were collected and results are below with positions effective January 1, 2015:

PRESIDENT:  Madyson John

TREASURER:  Linda Delaphin

GREETER/MASTER OF CEREMONIES:  Daisy Schrock and Phlyiss Porter


SECRETARY:  Anne Robertson


BEE ORGANIZER:  Nelda Copsey

SWAP ORGANIZER:  Jessica Beaudet

BEE:  Nela’s blocks of ½ triangles look fabulous!  Fun variety of blocks. Oct Month:  Kathy A.  She distributed packets that included Halloween fabrics.

SWAP:  Mug rug:  fall or holiday themes.  Lots of nice surprises and handwork.

For November:  3-D shapes or object…use your imagination!

There was also a drawing for a “The Men Behind the Quilts” calendar. Congrats Jayne!!! 


Board members, current and newly elected, will meet at McNail Riley house Wed Oct 15 at 5:30pm (prior to the sew in time) to meet and discuss roles/positions.

SEW-IN: Wednesday Oct 15, 6:30-8:30ish McNail Riley house.  Free

SEW DAY:  Saturday Oct 25 10am-5pm Our Sewing Room.  Fee


Missy:  2 baby boy quilts for an ex-coworker who had twin boys. 

Laura’s granddaughter Trinity:  2 quilts, one made when she was 8 yrs old, and another one designed by her and made when she was 10 yrs old.  Good work Trinity!!

Mindi:  Marilyn Monroe quilt

Kathleen:  King size Bargello quilt, free motion quilt.  WOW!

Jayne:  Winding Waves, gold/burgundy quilt with fern pattern free arm quilting

Jill:  small quilt with “burning technique”

Julie:  hot pad mitten

Kelly:  light blue improvisational log cabin quilt

Kim:  small cat quilt…meow…

Crystal:  custom died fabric bowls, beautiful!, barnyard charm square quilt

Karen:  crosses small wall hanging, quilt as you go reversible quilt

Susan:  one block wonder of black, while and yellow

Phyliss:  African block, Tula 100 blocks quilt, a yellow, black and gold music quilt for her granddaughter, an apron and matching hot pads