Saturday, December 7, 2013

Utah Valley Quilt Guild November 20, 2013 Meeting

Utah Valley Quilt Guild Meeting
November 20, 2013

The Last Board Meeting for 2013
Nina Cooke and Lil Anderson

2013 Outgoing Board Members

Great Job to our President, Treasurer, and Secretary for 2013!

Forum Presenter, Bonnie Miles, is telling us how to use up our "free" leftover fabric stash.  The name of her presentation is "Heating Up Leftovers."

The following photos are of quilts made from "free" leftover scraps:

These are examples of using scraps to make "new" fabric.

Bonnie's one and only Hawaiian Applique Block

Treats await us!

Sharon Wright and Annie Ophar are the "Chefs"!

Nina's last Call To Order for 2013

The following are the numerous "Scrap Quilts" which was the challenge for 2013:

Gloria Hartley: Broken Doughnut of yellows, reds, greens, grays.

Gloria Hartley: Many Trips Around the World, all colors.

Wanda Sump: Funky Chicken

Mary Killpack: Scrappy Snowballs (I used every scrap I could out of my stash.)

Two new members:

The Following Quilts are for Show and Tell:

Mary Killpack showed 4 quilts for Festival of Trees made from Riley Blake Designs donated fabric.

Margaret Gray: Katrina's Graduation Quilt made with Fabricadabra software and hand dyed fabric from Laurel Christiansen.

Chris Pocock: Najmah Star of Friendship King size with Pillow Cover. This quilt is made for friends they had when living overseas.

Martha Hall: Antique Santa Quilt made all from scraps except one piece for the cathedral window.

Suzanne Hollestad: The Cat's Meow made for a friend's granddaughter who loves kitties. Fabric is from Stash.

Jodie Banks: Pink and Turquoise

Jodie Banks: Bright Batiks

Marlene Cook: Me and My Sisters at the Beach

Debbie Parker: Fall and Forest Pinwheel

Debbie Parker: Purse and Project holder made from class at retreat.

Debbie Parker: Arizona Twister

Debbie Parker: Diamond Square.

Kathy Porter: UVQG President for 2014

Barbara Murdock: 2014 President Elect

New 2014 Board Members

Sharon Wright demonstrates Cherry Cream Cheese Bread and Baklava

The following are quilts made by Sharon and Annie:

Sharon's Legendary Celtic Applique Quilt

Sharon's Cherry Cheese Cake Bread

Sharon's Baklava

Annie's dough to make her famous Almond Torte

2013 Block of the Month completed by guild members.

Please excuse any mistakes made by this Blog.  Many thanks to Cindy Haag for taking the photos and recording the notes which I used to complete this blog.
Sincerely, Karin Crawford, Historian