Sunday, October 16, 2016

Recap of September & October Happenings---

Here's What CAMQG Has Been Up To! What's Coming up? Meeting: Happy Quilting! Capital Area Modern Quilt Guild New members are always welcome, contact us at CapitalAreaMQG@gmail.comSeveral more donated baby quilts that will go to the NICU over in Harrisburg---they are so appreciated by the families

Not really sure where the time is flying off too-------I thought we just had our September meeting but realize that was almost four weeks ago----we have some catching up to do!


IMG_3323.jpgSeptember we had our members who participated in the MiniSwap with the Pittsburgh MQG show off the quilts they received---just fabulous!   They were wonderful and everyone seemed to enjoy the experience.  Shall we do this again????


Several more donated baby quilts that will go to the NICU in Harrisburg---they are so appreciated by the families.  

Many seem to be the Modern Disappearing Nine Patch we discovered several meetings ago! 

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Of course we had Show and Share


But the big news was an informative and entertaining presentation and trunk show by Heather Kojan from the Baltimore MQG
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First Quilts
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Modern Log cabin
Modern Sampler

Published Quilts
Bright Quilts

Brown quilts

 So what's new?     October presentation:  there are two!  Dawn is discussing the making of a design wall and some of the variations.  Nancy will be doing a slide show of the quilts from Oaks and PhiladelphiaMQG. 
Lois and Sigrid will be our Member Spotlight.
Final drop off of NICU quilts.  They will be delivered early November.
Nominations for co leader and communications at the October meeting with voting in November.  Remember, you all have something to contribute---come help out the guild.

November:  voting for new leaders for 2017-18 and our very own quilt show!!!!  We will be displaying our Sampler quilts!

See you all Tuesday, October 18 at 6:30, Giant Food Store Community Room, Camp Hill