The meeting was called to order at 9:30 a.m. by guild President, Joy Ivy. Roll was called. There were 24 members present. No visitors.
Minutes from the December meeting were read by LaTrelle Locks. Debra Revay made a motion to accept minutes as read. Doniene Fullagar 2nd motion. Motion carried.
STANDING COMMITTEE REPORTS:
Sunshine Report: Helen Reid, founder of the guild, passed away. Flowers will be sent to her service. Cards had been sent to Joy Early, Judy Tiedemann (husband), Alice Young, & Terri Reed. Robin Moody had surgery. She is home & said to be improving.
Treasurers Report: Cindy Hadley presented the treasure’s report.
CPS Bags Report: Robin Moody was not present, but nothing to report.
Wee Care Quilt Report: Sherry Benbow brought 1 quilt.
New Business: Doris Rice reported that she had been contacted by Susie Parron of Barn Quilts, about doing a program in September. The speaking fee of $200 was discussed & if a workshop is wanted, that will be extra. Angela McCorkle made a motion to accept, LaTrelle Locks 2nd it. Motion carried.
Judy Tiedemann reported that, due to her husands health, they are moving to Georgia. They will be living with their son & daughter-in-law. This will be her last meeting with us. We wish you a safe trip & many blessings, Judy. You will be missed!
Old business: No old business
Quilt Show Business: Angela McCorkle informed us that Liz Porter will not be our guest speaker for the quilt show. Instead, Shaula Patton will be our speaker & will present a trunk show. Shaula is very entertaining & I’m sure all will enjoy her program. Angela is still waiting on confirmation on the “Route 66” program. Other discussion on the quilt show were as follows: other programs for the show will be “100 Years of Red Work”. Joy Ivy will be in charge of the bed turning & door prizes. Vickie Mazurek will get the programs together. Ruby Goodwin will be in charge of the Project Booth; Doris Rice in charge of the Donation Quil;, Cindy Hadley in charge of Vendor goody bags; Debra Revay in charge of Admissions table; Vickie Mazurek in charge of poster distribution. Doris Rice is checking into having lapel pins for the guild to sell. Doris Rice will be in charge of quilt check-in & Ruby Goodwin in charge of take down; Doniene Fullagar will assist Ruby. Vickie Mazurek will be in charge of Vendor food.
At present time Angela is still searching for young, able-bodied people to put up & take down the racks, as well as hang the quilts for us.
The show dates this year will be April 25-26th. Times will be 10-5 on 25th & 10-4 on 26th.
SHOW AND TELL:
Doniene Fullagar- Mountain Majesty, made using Cinch shirts. Four Brands quilt made for her husband. Quilted 3 pocket purse.
Debra Revay- Quilted guild name badge.
Wanda Jackson- Red & green sampler. The 1st quilt she ever made, Grandmother’s Flower Garden, made in 1979, hand quilted.
Alice Young- Spiral in Pastels, a small wallhanging. It was made in a workshop when she lived in Omaha, Arkansas (1992). Depicting a color wheel.
Vickie Mazurek- Blog Hop Projects: Birds & Blooms, made for her Mother; Stitch Bible, showing all the stitches her machine does as well as other interesting things; “Hole in the Chicken Wire” & Fonzi, her rooster.
Doris Rice- “Geese Circling New York” wall hanging (blog hop); Counted Cross-stitch Egg that she revised into a quilt pattern & Heart Applique.
Cindy Hadley- Showed her Churn dash blocks for her Row by Row.
BOM: Doris Rice
Strip Exchange: Vickie Mazurek
Door Prizes: Doris Rice, Wanda Jackson & LaTrelle Locks
Doris Rice presented the BOM for next month, which is a pieced heart block. Instructions can be found on the guild website.
PROGRAM: Angela McCorkle presented a program using her new rulers; a dresdan plate, a log cabin & a hexagon by Bloc-Loc.
Doniene Fullagar will present the program for February. She will show us how to make the 3 pocket purse she showed today. She will be sending an email on supplies needed
Respectfully submitted by
LaTrelle Locks, Secretary