Sunday, January 20, 2019

February Agenda

February 16, 2019
10:30 - 4:00

Sew Day

Peggy Jebavy will be teaching a workshop on Foundation Paper Piecing. Please download the free pattern  here   

Please print the pattern on your choice of foundation (Peggy recommends Ricky Tim’s Stable Stuff) and bring your chosen fabric and basic sewing supplies.

LRC

Bring up to 3 zipper pulls for Left Right and Center. You might win them all!

Block Lottery

Bring as many 12-1/2” Box Kite blocks as you like to enter into the lottery. Use a low volume background, a fabric with dots, and a solid (shown in black in the tutorial). You can find the tutorial here

Saturday, July 7, 2018

July Agenda

Saturday, July 21
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Sew Day!
  • Work on Makers Tote - swap for August
  • Talk about the notion you brought to swap
  • Potluck - bring a dish to share

LRC
Bring up to three zippers for playing Left Right Center!

Swap
  • Notions
    • Bring your favorite notion under $10

Block Lottery

June Minutes

Virginia Beach Modern Quilt Guild Minutes
June 16, 2018

Members: 22
Guests: 

Meeting Notes / Announcements

      Jana welcomed everyone to the meeting
      Open Sew Announced
o      We have the church until 4 for each meeting, so if you’d like you can bring supplies to sew after the meeting
      Birthdays
o      June gifts presented
      Swap - Hexies
o      July Swap – notion under $10
o      August Swap – small Makers Tote
      Block Lottery
o      Winner chosen
o      July – Weathervane
      http://www.abrightcorner.com/.../weathervane-quilt-block...White background, warm and dark grey
      LRC – Alison Glass fat quarters
      WIP Challenge – Due in August
      Show and Tell
      Various zipper techniques discussed
      Open Sew

July Agenda

      Swap
o      July
       Favorite notion under $10
o      August
       Makers Tote - small
      Sew Day
o      Work on Makers Tote if desired
o      Talk about the notion you brought to swap
o      Potluck – bring a dish to share
      Left-Right-Center
o      Zippers – up to 3
      Block Lottery 
o      Weathervane
o      White background, warm and dark grey

Meeting adjourned at 12:30 pm. 

Recorded and Submitted by:
Kathy Poston

Sunday, June 10, 2018

June Agenda

Saturday, June 16
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Open Sew
If you'd like to sew after the meeting, bring your machine and stay a while! Very casual, no pot luck, bring your lunch or eat out. 

LRC
Bring up to three Alison Glass fat quarters for playing Left Right Center!
Swap
  • Hexies
    • Bring 6 sets of 6 (36 total), 1 inch finished, hexies in solid colors.
    • Each set of 6 should be the same color.

Block Lottery

WIP Sign-ups!
May 19 - August 18
  • Sign-up is $5 an entry
  • List 3 Works In Progress (WIPs) that you will finish by the end of the time frame.
  • If you complete all three, you’ll be in a drawing to win a prize as well as the money collected.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

May Minutes

Virginia Beach Modern Quilt Guild Minutes
May 19, 2018

Members: 13
Guests: 2

Meeting Notes / Announcements

      Jana welcomed everyone to the meeting, including two visitors
      Birthdays
o      May gifts presented
o      June makers volunteered
      Program – Mary discussed how to do facing in place on binding on a quilt
      Jana passed out bits of paper
o      Everyone recorded their name, what they are good at and what they would like to learn and turned in to Jana.
      Block lottery winner chosen
      WIP Challenge sign-ups
o      Sign-ups are this month and next month
o      Email your 3 WIPs to Jana, Chen, Kathy, Mary (any or all officers)
o      Bring $5 next month
      Beach bag swap
      Show and Tell
      Karie, aka karie_twokwikquilters, will be in town the 1stweekend in September. She’ll be doing a trunk show for us on Friday evening, location TBD.
      Red Wing Park Meeting
o      Discussion regarding our August meeting at Red Wing Park. Motion was put forth to change the park meeting to September. Members voted and motion was accepted to change the meeting from August to September. 
      Group Challenge Ideas
o      Last year’s challenge was the Paint Chip Challenge, we discussed ideas for this year. We’ll further discuss next month.

June Agenda
      Left-Right-Center
o      Bring Alison Glass fat quarters – up to 3
      WIP Challenge
o      Sign-ups continue
o      Bring $5
o      List WIPs if you haven’t already provided them
      Block Lottery 
o      Make Disappearing Pinwheel blocks, per the tutorial
o      White background with a bright
      Swap
o      Hexies
       Bring 6 sets of 6 (36 total), 1 inch finished, hexies in solid colors.
       Each set of 6 should be the same color

Meeting adjourned at 12:30 pm.  
Recorded and Submitted by:

Kathy Poston

Saturday, May 12, 2018

May Agenda

Saturday, May 19
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

LRC
Bring up to three solid fat quarters for playing Left Right Center!
Swap

Block Lottery

WIP Sign-ups!
May 19 - August 18
  • Sign-up is $5 an entry
  • List 3 Works In Progress (WIPs) that you will finish by the end of the time frame.
  • If you complete all three, you’ll be in a drawing to win a prize as well as the money collected.

Monday, May 7, 2018

April Minutes

Virginia Beach Modern Quilt Guild Minutes
April 21, 2018

Members: 17
Guests: 0

Meeting Notes / Announcements

      Jana welcomed everyone to the meeting
      Happy 6th Anniversary to VBMQG!
      Mug rug and mug swap
      WIP Challenge reveal
o      Two people completed the challenge
o      The prize money was split, the fabric prize was won by rock, paper scissors
      Block lottery winner chosen
      Show and Tell
      Stations with make and takes throughout the day
o      Birdhouse nests
o      English paper piecing
o      Button charms
o      Journal notebooks
      Sew Day!
      Pot luck lunch
      Show and Tell

Meeting adjourned at 4:30 pm.

Recorded and Submitted by:

Kathy Poston