New Year – New News
At the January meeting a lot of news happened. Plans moved forward for the 2020 show. Vendors will be notified this week for billing and set up info. Date and times for the show set. Vendors and setup will be from 1 to 6 pm Thursday May 14th with the delivery of quilts from 3:30 to 6 (remain until your quilts are accepted by the committee- don’t just drop and run). The show will be open on Friday May 15th from 10-6 and Saturday 10-4. Pickup of quilts will be from 4 to 6 on Saturday with checkout by committee’s ok.
Rules for entries and the entry form have been loaded to the show 2020 page.
The contract for the June workshop with Lynn Wheatley has been signed and sent to her. You can look at the patterns and kits at www.fiberworks-heine.com to get an idea about what is available. Lynn will send me more info and preorder forms before the next meeting.
Marlous Carter will be doing our August workshop.
We also talked about doing a beginner workshop in the Fall and advertising it at the show and by word of mouth to see if we can interest new quilters. Looking for easy patterns for simple projects. Sheila made a suggestion and voluteered to teach. Others may help.
Quilt camp dates February 19-22, April 22-25, and October 14-17th.
October Quilt Camp
Camp was a success and pictures to prove it are on the photo page.
A Ribbon Runs Through It
Our Challenge quilts have been hung at the Champlain Valley Quilter’s Guild show at the PSUC Fieldhouse this weekend. The show was set up on Friday and will be open Saturday the 28th and Sunday the 29th. It is an interesting mix of modern and traditional quilts.