Thursday, December 19, 2019

December 2019 Eugene MQG Meeting

Happy Holidays!

We had a nice December gathering and enjoyed some good food, beautiful quilts, a white elephant orphaned project gift exchange, fabric gifts, and lots of laughter and friendship.  See our fun below:


Sew days 2020:  Scheduled for January 11, March 1, May 30, Sept 13 and Nov 7.  Mark your calendars and hope that you can make it!

Eugene 1st Friday Art Walk:  January 3, 2020.  Bonnie is looking for traveling quilts to show during the evening art walk at her downtown Euphoria Chocolate Company business.  Please contact her if you are interested.  She would like you to be present to discuss your quilt to the art walk participants.

Willamette Valley Quilt Festival:  January 31 and February 1, 2020.  Please sign up to work at the EMQG booth, see Nela for details and times which still need to be filled.  Also make sure to go and enjoy this quilt festival in Albany.

2020 Membership dues:  $35 or $40, whichever you can afford.

Show and Tell:

Darcy and her finished "Chase the sun" quilt.

Nela with her "Snowflake" quilt, pattern by Modern Handcraft.

Ken's finished "Namaste" quilt.

Ken showing the facing border he used.

Ken's "Yellow Brick Road" on point.

Changing of the guards:

A big THANK YOU to the 2018-2019 EMQG board members for all of your hard work the last 2 years to make our guild fun and grow.

Missy, Nela, Susan, Janice, Kim

Next Guild Meeting:  Wednesday, January 8, 20202 at Eugene Garden Club.  Social at 6:30pm, business meeting at 7:00pm.

Have a fantastic holiday and ring (or blow!) in the New Year in style!