June 2013 Meeting Minutes

Phoenix Modern Quilt Guild MEETING MINUTES
Date:  June 15th, 2013
How many people present-30
1:15 PM Call  to Order by President Tiffany
Announcements:  
New members introduced themselves-Florence, Kim, Kelli, Janice and Denise. 
Thanks to Becca and Theresa for bringing snacks.
Be on the lookout for a blog post with bylaw changes, we will be voting on them in July.
Treasurer’s Report:
Previous Balance $985.78
Chairperson/Committee Reports: 
Angela reminded about next challenge-Paper Piecing for July
Chelsa announced zipper swap for August, she will blog about size requirements, etc.  soon.
Kirstin and Tracy-Quiltalong info has been blogged, another post coming soon.
Nedra-Show and Tell will resume in August.
Break to grab snack and go to small groups. 
Danny-Vitamin D Bee-the next Bee Queen is Nancy.  She picked a block from “Hexa Go Go” and asked the group to make her the center part of the block which is a hand sewn hexi flower.  One member brought Allisa’s block, the others will bring that next month since Alissa is out of town.
Chelsa-Favorite Things Swap-Ten members participated in this month’s swap.  Favorite things included fabric, rulers and patterns. 
Secretary’s Report: Meeting Minutes from May 18th, 2013 approved and seconded. 
1:30 PM Activity:   Workshop:  Cristy teaches Applique
Cristy brought many inspirational quilts with applique to show and pass around.  She showed us step by step how to do applique for the cup cozy pattern.  She gave tons of great tips and offered individual help and a no rush approach to applique. 
Giveaways were drawn.  Nedra won the Pink Chalk fabric bundle and $20.00 gift certificate.  Denise won a bundle of fabrics donated by Bari.  Tiffany won a pattern donated by Bari. Tracy won a pattern donated by Cristy. 

Adjournment
**Any errors or changes to these minutes, please email secretary@phoenixmodernquiltguild.com 
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