March 2017 General Meeting Recap

We had 67 members and 6 guests in attendance tonight.

Business:

  • Matt gave a quick QuiltCon recap with photos of the winning quilts and will present a more detailed photo monologue at the April meeting.
  • A big Thank You to Sandie H. for redesigning our website and making it more user-friendly!
  • The Guild owns an Accuquilt Go! and it will be available at meetings, sew-ins, and for checkout.
    • More info about it can be found under the ‘Resources’ at the top of the page.
    • If there is a die that we don’t have and you are interested in, please talk to a board member or email us.  We may be able to purchase it!
  • Trunk Show by Blair Stocker

What’s Happening?

  • Guild Sew-Ins
  • #mqgsewday
    • The next MQG sew day will be March 19th in all time zones.  These virtual sew days happen the 3rd Sunday of each month.
  • Upcoming MQG Events:
    • Creative Webinar with Shelagh Jessop March 28th.  You can sign up here.
      • No rulers, No rules: Creating Cohesive Improve Quilts Without a Plan.
      • PLEASE NOTE: That this webinar is scheduled in Central European Time and Australian Eastern Daylight Time. A recording will be available for those who can’t join live.
    • Fresh Quilting TV 
      • All episodes are now available to watch through the MQG site.  You can find all episodes HERE.
  • Pacific NW Quilt & Fiber Arts Museum (formerly known as LaConner Quilt Museum)
  • Bellevue Arts Museum
    • The Contact – Quilts of the Sierra Nevada by Ann Johnston:  Feb 24th – June 11th
  • Quilter’s Anonymous 36th Annual Quilt Show
    • March 17-19 at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe.
    • Admission is $8.
  • All In Stitches Quilt Guild Everett Quilt Show: “Through the eye of the Quilter”
    • April 28-29 at the Xfinity Arena in Everett.
      • Rumor has it that this show is looking for more quilt submissions, check it out! Call for entries is open until March 31, 2017
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One response to “March 2017 General Meeting Recap

  1. Hi Seattle MQG, Just to let you know that QuiltCon is one word, not two as mentioned in your notes. 😊

    Upcoming shows – QuiltCon 2018 – Pasadena, California QuiltCon 2019 – Nashville, Tennessee

    Thank you for the meeting recap! Sharon Whelan Dana Point, CA. OCMQG

    On Mar 9, 2017 1:06 AM, “seattle modern quilt guild” wrote:

    > crftychik posted: “We had 67 members and 6 guests in attendance tonight. > Business: Matt gave a quick Quilt Con recap with photos of the winning > quilts and will present a more detailed photo monologue at the April > meeting. A big Thank You to Sandie H. for redesigning our” >

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