We had a fun and important meeting this past Saturday. Here is the recap of what happened....
Sue A. and Jenn B. have introduced and are spearheading The Mighty Lucky Quilting Club. There was enough interest to start this group within our guild (and receive a 10% guild discount) for this monthly subscription club. A popular quilt designer/teacher will teach a different concept for you to try each month of the year. You can sign up for the year or monthly. The first meeting for this group will be at 1:00 pm before the January 9, 2016 meeting. If you are a paid RIMQG member, you can join the FB Group (see our FB page for members). http://luckyspool.com/collections/patterns/products/mighty-lucky-quilting-club
Glamp Stitchalot: Charity and Jen S. shared their experience of attending this quilt retreat. They donned their retreat t-shirts while telling us stories of rubbing elbows with the likes of Tula Pink!
Group Brainstorm for 2016! Members discussed the activities, presentations and direction they'd like to see for the Guild in the coming year.
Postcard Swap - Here is a sample of the adorable postcards our talented and creative members sent to each other!
Charity Committee: Denise revealed the next completed charity quilt which was committee pieced and quilted by Denise. It was decided that it would be donated to a local little girl who has recently beaten leukemia!
Member Show and Tell:
Guild Challenge: Due in January - "Solid"
Fat Quarter Swap - Bring a blue and white FQ if you wish to participate in the swap.
Thank you to our 2015 Board of Directors! Some of us are moving on to next year and some are retiring! We all enjoyed our terms and are proud to be a part of this wonderful guild! In order - Jill Belisle (Secretary), Jenn Boyce (Member Rep), Karen McCann (Communications), Tara Coogan (President), Meredith Skelly (Treasurer), and Leslie Lowenstein (Vice President).
DRUM ROLL, Please........
Elections were held and we would like to present your new 2016 Board of Directors!
Congratulations to all and thank you very much for all who went out for the Board. We plan on sending out a short profile of each newly elected board member later this month!
President, Jill Belisle
Vice President, Leslie Lowenstein
Secretary, Sangeeta Mellen
Treasurer, Jen Smith
Communications, Jenn Boyce
Member Rep, Denise Lamb