June 5, 2014

May 2014 Meeting Recap

-- Michael Miller fabric contest - upload photo by July 25th
-- Retreat: cancelled. It will be rescheduled for later in the year.
--Raleigh shop hop: Cancelled. It will be rescheduled for later in the year
--Quilt Con: Austin, TX Feb. 19-26th, 2015. Registration opens June 24, 2014 at 10am. Workshop schedule is released on June 17, 2014
--Sew Original Sew In Night: June 6th 5:30pm-until. Bring a covered dish and a project to work on.
-- Carolyn Friedlander will be in the Greensboro/ Winston-Salem area August 15-16th, 2014. She will be holding two workshops, August 15- Sew Original, August 16-Studio Stitch. Prices: 1 workshop ($110), both workshops ($200).
--Upcoming Speakers: 
June- Tessa Walker (the Sewing Chick)
July- Dana Bolyard (Old Red Barn Co.) she will also host a workshop the following Wed. about curved piecing from the cover of her book. ( This meeting will be the 5th Tues. of July) 
Workshop price: $10
August- Karen Gray
September- Sara Lawson (Sew Sweetness) She will be hosting a workshop which includes her book. Prices are $90 for non-members, $80 for members.
--Presents for speakers: you can sign up at the next meeting to make a gift for our speakers.
--Demo Night- 4th Tuesday in July in our normal meeting place. Some of the sewing projects being demonstrated include paper piecing, curves, texture magic, etc.
-- Emails: If you are having trouble receiving the blog emails or national guild emails, please let us know.
-- Arts on Sunday Series: every Sunday of the month there will be crafts and music on Trade St. Downtown.
Snacks: members scheduled to bring snacks for May meeting
  - sweets- Roseanne Morgan
  - drinks- Tami Bateman
  - salty/savory- Liz Bowen

We would like to thank Kelly Wood for speaking at our May guild meeting about quilting and threads!

1 comment:

  1. I've still not gotten emails from the National Guild. Arts on Trade was Sundays in May and will resume in October.


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