HMQG Guild Minutes November 19, 2011
The Bylaws circulated by Robin passed by
a 16-0 vote (unanimous vote of members present at the meeting).
following officers were nominated for the positions listed opposite their
President: Bryanna O.
Vice President of Programs: Robin
Vice President of Membership: Frieda Z.
Treasurer: Amy C.
Historian: Jacey L.
nominee was running unopposed, we had a vote to ratify the aforementioned board,
which passed by a 16-0 vote (unanimous vote of members present at the
We drew names for the ornament swap. If
you indicated to Amy that you were participating, but were not present at the
meeting, I will be sending you an email.
Robin did a book review on “99
Modern Blocks From Your Favorite Designers” and everyone drooled. She gave away
a copy as a door prize and Tammy won!!
Sally brought a cute birthday gift
The guild retreat will be the first weekend in May at Deep
Woods (near Austin).
Cost will be $170 per person, which includes dinner
Friday, breakfast, lunch and dinner Saturday and brunch Sunday. Please note, you
must BYO Sheets and you may BYOB.
Robin gave a recap of the meet ups,
which were both a HUGE success!
Show n’ Tell: (included pictures are only whatever was already on flickr)
Bry and Liz showed a
pillow that they are collaborating on for Laurel, who made our new
Liz showed her Daiwabo hourglass quilt that she is making for her
brother and a shabby chic quilt she is making for her mother
Chi showed a
braid patterned batik quilt
Sally showed a patchwork quilt with
embroidery that she is making for Riley Blake
Erin showed an offset
Dresden quilt in red and aqua.
Safieh showed a charity quilt she made out
of extra 3x6 quilt bee blocks that Liz quilted and Sally offered to
Robin showed a paper pieced pineapple block potholder – say that 3
Becca showed a paper pieced rainbow mini quilt
showed her tied corduroy quilt in honor of National Corduroy Day