Sunday, October 11, 2015
Old Business The NW-Portland Quilt show is Sept. 24-26 at the Expo Center, it is certainly worth going to, contact Crystal if you want to go. "Flock & Fiber" show will be in Canby the same weekend, contact Jana for more info. The challenge "She Flies with Her Own Wings is due in October. Pattern sections for the "The Path Less Traveled" will be available at the October meeting. New Business At the October meeting we will be making a portable work surface, for bringing to the meetings, so we can do more hands on projects at the meeting, like paint, glue, printing, etc. November Amy will do a hands on demo, on our new boards. December is our annual Holiday Potluck. January, we will do Japanese Braiding - Kumihimo. February Sara will show us how she makes her paper beads, these can be done with fabric too. March - Amy will do a printing on tissue, transfer technique. In March our 2nd challenge "The Path Less Traveled" will be due, for the Umpqua Valley Quilters' Guild Show. Show & Tell
Saturday, October 10, 2015
Old Business Tues. Aug 18th at Pat W's, 10am-2pm Class for the large art bowls, Sue M. is teaching her techniques with canvas and fusible, bring your sewing machine and potluck. Materials list and directions available at meetings. Friday August 14th, Pat G. is taking a van trip to the Portland "Quilt, Knit, Stitch" show, contact her for info. Our two challenges for this year are "She Flies with Her Own Wings" due at October meeting, and for our big challenge for the Umpqua Valley Quilt Show in April, "A Path Less Traveled" patterns sections available at October meeting. New Business "The Quilter" will be preformed at the Cottage Grove Theater August 14-16. Show & Tell Pat, Lorraine and Sue have collected free patterns from all the shops in Oregon participating in the Row by Row challenge. Check out rowbyrowexperience.com for a list of all shops participating, in state by state lists. There are over 2500 shops in 2015, where you can get a free pattern, they all have a water theme.