Minutes September 2017

September 28, 2017

Basin Piecemakers Quilt Guild Minutes

Date: September 26th 2017
Correspondence report: None

Treasurer’s report:
Checking: $7382.40
Savings: 1107.96

Committee Reports:
Hospitality: Judy O. taking over
Day meeting: met at Dona S with 9 attending.
Artsy: TBA
Brown bag: Keep passing, Annie R taking over for Dona S
Crazy ladies: Flower Power, stared this month.
Challenge: Christmas carol: wall hanging size, any technique, due May 2018
Raffle: 2017 won by Judy O.

Old/Continuing business:
Quilt Show 2018: Sewing is Therapy and Quilts my Reward, committees in
place, cost increase for use of the school approved by guild
Donation Quilts for VA: Kat K taking over for Dona S.
Quilts can be any size, using red, white & blue. Make a whole quilt
or a block or two.
Raffle quilt 2018: Blue and white blocks (36 turned in) will be put
together this week.
Fair: less quilts this year, still beautiful, 190 volunteer hours of labor
CPR class: attended by several members, lots learned
Retreat: October 3rd-8th
New business:
Sign-up sheets: sheet sent around for guild meeting program

Program: Nancy L: disappearing pinwheel from Missouri Star Quilt Company

Show and Tell: beautiful quilts shared.

Name tag drawing winner: Betty W.

Refreshments were provided by: Thomasene and Betty

Next business meeting: October 24th, Immanuel Lutheran Church
Pre-dinner: for October: Thai Cuisine

Next day meeting: 10th – Nancy T.

Next month’s program: October, Virginia C. – curved piecing.


Retreat Dates

August 29, 2017

2017 – October 3-8

2018 – April 17-22

October 9-14

2019 – April 23-28

October 8-13





2017 Fall Retreat

August 29, 2017

It’s almost here…..

Supply list:

Demo:  bring 1 yard of fabric  and 7″ of 1/4″ elastic.

2nd Demo:  travel pillow, hopefully available at Walmart… &  1/2 yard with coordinating 8″ x 14″ piece.

LRC game:  3 green 2.5″ strips  & 3 blue 2.5″ strips.

No gift for this time.  We will be going out to dinner on Sat. eve so won’t be having the usual party.

2017 Quilts raffle

August 26, 2017

Judy O won the raffle quilt. Congratulations

2017 – 2018 Guild Meeting Programs

August 2, 2017

September: Nancy L
October: Virginia C – curved piecing
November: no meeting
December: Christmas Party
January: Betty W
May: Challenge reveal and voting

Minutes July 25th 2017

August 2, 2017

Basin Piecemakers Quilt Guild Minutes

Date: July 25th 2017
Correspondence report: none
Treasurer’s report:
Checking: $3713.40
Savings: 1107.91
Committee Reports:
Hospitality: card sent to Debbie S
Day meeting: met at Roylene S; small group of 6 but had a good time.
Artsy: new project TBA
Brown bag: Keep passing
Crazy ladies: New project – provide 7” background for each person in group,
hand or machine applique flower onto block, handout will be provided
with instructions
Challenge: Christmas carol/song, wall hanging size, any technique, due June
Raffle: Starfire drawing at August picnic
Old business:
Quilt Show 2018: “Sewing is Therapy and Quilts my Reward, still need help
on some committees
Donation Quilts for VA: Another box will be sent soon, Dona S.
Quilts can be any size, using red, white and blue fabrics. Make a
whole quilt or a block or two.
Raffle quilt 2018: Make a Pinwheel block (12 ½ unfinished) with ½ sq
triangles using true blue and
solid white fabrics. Blocks due September meeting.
Class: by Milk Bottle Quilt Co. a success, 8 members made and displayed

New business:
CPR Class to be taught at the Hospital, 1 hour, no charge
Fair: Registration due Aug 6, need help for committee: clean, judge, hang,
Sign-up sheets: sign-up sheets sent around for guild meeting program &
Day meeting hosts, Christmas party, fair, coordinate/arrange

Program: Roylene S. taught how to make a quilt back using fat quarters

Show and Tell: beautiful quilts shared

Name tag drawing winner: Kathy K.

Refreshments were provided by: Karen C. and Norma P.

Next business meeting: Aug 22nd 6pm at the park across from Immanuel Lutheran
Pre-dinner: none for August

Next day meeting: August 8th – Kathy K.

Next month’s program: September – Nancy L

2018 Challenge “Favorite Christmas Song”

July 7, 2017

jingle bells

Depict your favorite Christmas Song….

Make a wall-hanging size.

Any medium,  pieced, appliqued.

Due at the May Meeting, 2018.

For more information, Thomasene L.