05.10.2016 April 2016 Meeting Minutes
General Meeting; April 16, 2016 1 pm Desert Oasis Park.
Introduction of new members
[:02] Secretary Report
Approval of January 2016 meeting minutes
Reminder re Treasure Box
Fabric can be donated to the Girl Scouts through Brooke
[:10] President\Vice President Report
May meeting details: Meeting will be at ETC. We will be having a UFO party! Bring your unfinished projects to work on and get advice on how to finish, etc.
An evite went out last month for sew ins and sip n sew. So far we have a good turnout!
Sew Ins @ Chandler Police
Sunday April 24th 10am-4pm @ Chandler PD Community Room.
Saturday May 28th 10am-4pm @ Chandler PD Community Room
Sip N Sew @ Sip Coffee & Beer House (Scottdale Rd & Thomas; 3617 N Goldwater 480-625-3878):
Wednesday April 20th 6-8pm
Thursday May 19th 6-8pm
Thursday June 23th 6-8pm
Retreat 2016 at Odegaard's Stay & Sew in Flagstaff. A few spots are still open. Payment due by July 31st to reserve your spot.
November 9-13 (or 10th Thurs)
Max 10 people, $110/pp
If enough interest we can book another retreat for the following week (nov 17-20)
2016 Guild T-Shirts
Contest for design EXTENDED! Submit your design to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 15th. we will vote on designs at the May meeting and start taking shirt orders. 5 colors maximum.
Modern Minute - Holly's presentation for better photo taking
Block of the Month: Johnny demonstrated the BOM for the month.
Playing with Color (pdf uploaded to Resources Page)
Next Swap - June: One Hour Baskets by Kelby Sews
New challenge due in June: Kona Highlight
[:02] Treasurer Report
Balance as of last meeting $4911.13
Money in: $785
Money out: $3490.09
New balance: $2206.04
[:05] Door Prize Drawing
SHOW & TELL - done through the photo session time
[:20] Committee Breakouts & Socialization
Vitamin D Bee
[2:00] Taking better photos w/Holly Hughes & Photo Session time (PDF of handout)
ALSO: we will be collecting blocks for the #quiltsforFortMac. They are asking for 12.5" maple leaf blocks (improv, traditional, modern or whatever you like). COLORS: blue, yellow, green, red and white/low volume. See @slostudio's post on Instagram for more details. Bring your blocks to the May meeting
MAY MEETING: May 21st, 2016 1PM @ ETC in Mesa