Click on the link below for the pdf of the meeting minutes for March 13, 2018. You may download and/or print them out for your records.
2018-03-13 Regular Meeting minutes
After a short business meeting, the floor was given to Loretta Twiford who had a trunk show of some of her quilts. I hope you enjoy the pictures that follow.
Getting Ready for the big show !
2004 BRQG Block Exchange
BRQG Block of the Month
Early BRQG Mystery Quilt
Second BRQG Mystery Quilt
BRQG Row of the Month
L to R – Carolyn, Tina and Jo
Alex Anderson Plaid
More Stripes (from magazine)
Stripes pattern from Trinity
Back of More Stripes (cheater cloth)
Stripes from magazine
Back to Nature by Tonga
There’s a Dog on My Quilt
Trip Around the Scrap Basket
Boardwalk Art Show Tee shirt quilt
Back of Boardwalk tee shirt quilt
Honey’s running tee shirts quilt
Woven Table Runner
One Block Wonder-Jungle Eyes
Jungle Eyes closer
Pretty Roses OBW
Blue Green & Yellow OBW
One Fabric Wonder
Early 2000’s Sunbonnet Sue (from magazine)
Early 2000’s try-yep, those stripes are really sewn
Early 2000’s back (prints)
Let It Wave
Cubes taught by Tina
And then there was Show & Tell – always beautiful work by our quilters.
Gisela O’Connor Commemorative Quilt
Tina Dietz First Mystery Quilt
Claire Hightower Origami Purse
Claire Hightower Fabric Box which opens flat
Tune in again next month for the continuing adventures of . . . oh yeah, Tina will be showing us some tips on applique in April ! Be sure to be there.
Here are some photos from both the set-up on Friday, March 9th and the National Quilting Day event on March 10th. Feel free to leave comments ! Also, if you are on FaceBook, check out the Star Quilters Guild page for a lot of pictures taken by Ann Ware.
Taking a look
Where is that ? ?
Star Quilters Quiltessas table
Getting checked in
Setting up the Speaker
Goodie bags for everyone
Checking out Charity Quilts
A time to chat
lots to chat about
Old friends not seen for a while
Gee, haven’t seen you for a while
Hey, there’s Mickey !!
Looking at the displays
Wow, wonder who made that?
And they are still coming
Last minute moderator check
Getting ready for the crowd
What a great turnout
Introducing the speaker
talking with the speaker
Jo Bell and her Bordered Diamonds
Lee Chappell, a great speaker
passing out Goodie bags
I am attaching the National Quilting Day Celebration program which for one reason or another failed to make an appearance at the excellent occasion today !! Please feel free to print it out, especially page 4 which contains important information.
If you weren’t there today you missed out on seeing old friends, enjoying seeing the many quilts displayed, hearing an excellent speaker and oh, my the door prizes ! There will be many pictures posted very soon.
2018 NQD program HINT: For best results, choose to print in Landscape.
March is National Quilting Month; Guild members met at the Library on March 1st to decorate the Display Case. Good job, ladies ! Be sure to stop by and take a look.