Tuesday, March 27, 2018

March 2018 Monthly Meeting

Show and Tell
Millie Schwab made this quilt for her 7 year old great nephew in honor of her late sister.
Visitor Barbara Leesman of Blunt, South Dakota (Vickie Mazurek's sister) showed her very first quilt, made for her first great-grandchild. 
Connie Hart shows a quilt she made for her great nephew. Connie embroidered family names as a "family tree" type quilt.    
Dianna Mayfield shows a vintage "Grandma's flower Garden",
 obtained from her father-in-law.
Diana was the winner of this month's layer cake drawing.
Winners of this month's program prize auction were Biolanda, Deborah, Wanda, Connie, and Lanna.

Block of the Month
Jan Cates presented the March BOM

 The ladies who participated in the February block of the month.

 Program
The March program was presented by button expert, Marilyn DeHay.
Marilyn talked about button and feed sack collecting. She shared her knowledge of types of buttons, (china, glass, pearl, silver, etc.) and showed several trays of specialty buttons arranged for competitive shows.
Marilyn talked about 2 quilts that belonged to her mother, hand made from feed sacks and the history of bags that were used for sugar, flour, chicken feed, etc.   


Patsy Oehrlein and Donna Swanger each won a jar of buttons Marilyn brought, by guessing how many were in it. Both guessed the correct number.....400.

Monday, March 5, 2018

February 2018 Monthly Meeting

Show and Tell
 Debra Lehman shows the quilt she made "Baby Girls" for her soon to arrive
 great granddaughter.
 Deborah Agnew shows a quilt made for her grandson called "Biker Bugs".
 Judy Northcutt -"Movie theme quilt"
 Diana Mayfield shows a "Texas" quilt.
 Connie Hart shows a quilt made for her nephew.

 Co-Vice President Donna Swanger presented President Lana Webb with a sack full of appreciation gifts from the guild members for her past year of commitment and service.
 
 The ladies who won this month's prize drawing.
 The ladies who participated in the block of the month.

Program 
 Deborah Agnew gave this months program on making bags. She showed a number of small bags, a bag made from an old leather coat, a shopping bag, bags made using her embroider machine, and some whimsical bags
  Deborah's bag using Texture Magic..



Block of the Month
 Marianna Graves presented the block of the month, "Lover's Knot".

Thursday, January 25, 2018

January 2018 Monthly Meeting

Show & Tell
Jan Cate proudly shows the T-shirt quilt her granddaughter Laynie made.
Debra Revay shows a Churn Dash baby quilt top for a friend’s new baby girl.
Debra showed a chevron quilt made for her grandson.
and a Winnie the Pooh quilt made for her granddaughter.
Paulette Hahn showed a quilt top and pillows, her first quilting project.

Connie Hansen: Mystery Quilt made for the November project at Quilts from the Heart.
Connie made this "Star Storm" quilt, at this years first winter quilt retreat at Quilts With a Heart. 
Connie Hansen also showed a BOM she participated in at Quilts With a Heart.

 January layer cake winner was Carol !
 Block of the Month participants.
 More BOM participants.

 Program
 LaTrelle presented the January program : "How to paper piece."

January Block of the Month

 Presented by: Connie