June 2018 Minutes

Please use the link below to view the June minutes.

July 28-29 we will be the at The Henry Ford Museum – Maker Faire- Detroit, exhibiting quilts from our guild at the Henry Ford Museum.  Please use the link below for more information.

Maker Faire® Detroit – Events – The Henry Ford – Henry Ford Museum

Our next meeting will be August 7th.

June 2018 DAMQG Minutes 


May 2018 Minutes

We continue to welcome new members and have exciting events scheduled for the remaining portion of the year. Please clink on the link below for the latest information.


November 2017 Minutes


Call to Order and Welcome to Visitors & New Members (6:34 pm)

  • 23 members in attendance, 2 guests
  • Approval of October minutes
    • Motion set by Pam, seconded by Ashley
  • New-member welcomes

Old Business

    • Committees
      • Web/Social Media Team: Sue
      • Workshops/Lectures/Education: Nancy, Donna
        • October 2017 Amanda Jean recap – great feedback from those involved, location for event was a favorite
        • January 27, 2018: DAMQG Member Colleen Merte will teach her Pink Grapefruit quilt pattern (class is full, waitlist only)
        • March 10: Color Girl Quilts Trunk Show and Lecture
          • Group to decide on quilt pattern
        • March 23-25/18 DAMQG retreat at newly opened Creative Passions Retreat Center
        • Fall 2018
          • September 2018: Annabel Wrigley – Creativebug doodling
          • 11/2-11/4/2018: DAMQG Creative Passions Retreat (at new retreat center)
        • Looking ahead to 2019: Patterns by Annie opportunity (January)


  • Community Events/News


    • AQS 2018 Guild Challenge Update: All submissions must be completed and brought to February 2018 DAMQG guild meeting

New Business

    • Pin cushion swap announced

DAMQG 2018 Election Results

    • President: Lish D.
    • VP of Communications: Amanda O.
    • Secretary: Caroline K.
    • Treasurer: Jenny K.

  • Modern Quilt Guild Update (community.themodernquiltguild.com)
    • MQG Town Hall Dec. 11 at 2 pm
      • Register online
    • QuiltCon 2018 submissions open now through Nov. 30
    • Upcoming webinars
      • December 15: Tutorial Webinar: Effortless Appliqué with Shelagh Jessop
    • Quilt Pattern of the Month
      • San Francisco Bustle” by Michelle Wilkie
    • Block of the Month
      • “Branch” by Amanda Hancock

Snack and Chat Break

Demos & How-To Features


Monthly Features

Meeting Adjourned