May Meeting Minutes

May 20, 2017 1-4pm

Mulqueens Sewing Center (Mesa)


  • Introduction of new members & guests

Secretary Report

  • Approval of April 2017 meeting minutes
  • Reminder of Sip-n-Sew in 2 weeks, May 31st
    • Drop in/leave as it fits your schedule, 5:30-8
    • Bring your slow sewing (no machines)
    • Order food/drinks from the cafe
    • Camelback Village Racquet Club, 4444 E Camelback
    • Tell the front desk you’re with PHXMQG and are meeting in the conference room

President Report

  • June Meeting Info
  • Need Demo Day Volunteers for August
  • Thank you to Amber
  • MQG Info
    • Charity quilt colors and info is out
    • Quiltcon website has lots of info.  Check it out and book your hotel now!
  • Block Lottery
    • Draw raffle ticket for May winner
    • June Block – house block (free on craftsy) scrappy with the opportunity to fussy cut door and windows!
  • Sip N Sew (Evites will go out)

Treasurer Report

  • Balance as of last meeting $3433.26
  • Money in: $0
  • Money out: $63.00
  • New balance: $3370.26

Committee Announcements

  • Block of the Month [Melissa]
    • Present this month’s block
  • Swap [Ana]
    • Casserole Swap will be held after general meeting
    • Announce next swap
  • Challenge [Kirsten]
    • 2nd Quarter Challenge Reminder
    • 3rd qtr will be challenge using Carries fabric
  • Charity [Sharon]
    • Quiltcon
    • Other
  • Bee [Nancy/Mary]
    • Bee meets after meeting/before workshop
  • Hospitality [Amber]

Door Prize Drawing

  • Prizes/Sponsors this month
  • Winners

Other Announcements

  • SHOW & TELL–What makes your piece modern?
  • Swap
  • Vitamin D Bee
  • Block Lottery

WORKSHOP:  Lindsay Neill of Pen & Paper Patterns. Nelson