August minutes

August 1, 2017 DAMQG General Meeting Minutes

19 members in attendance

Meeting was called to order at approximately 6:35pm.

Approval of July Minutes

Pam motioned to approve the minutes and Ashley and Beth seconded.

Old Business

Workshops/Lectures/Education Team:

  • Amanda Jean Nyberg, Crazy Mom Quilts
  • No Scrap Left Behind
    • October 27: Lecture and Trunk Show
    • October 28: Class
    • Upcoming events:
  • 9/15-9/17 Creative Passions Retreat
    • Space in the brand new building for 24 people. Space still available so reserve your space now!
    • Call Laura at Creative Passions at 989-845-2159.
  • January 27, 2018: DAMQG Member Colleen Merte will teach her Pink Grapefruit quilt pattern
  • Great Lakes Heritage Quilt Guild
    • Color Girl Quilts Sharon McConnell
      • March 8, 2018 Lecture and Trunk Show w/ GLHQ
      • March 10, 2018 Curved Quilt class for DAMQG
  • Rebecca offered to lead the AQS Quilt Guild Challenge for next year and will provide more information at upcoming meetings
  • Midwest Craft Con 2018 call for instructors proposals due 9/15New Business
    • Quilting Daily call for submissions
    • Suggested readings list
    • Classes at local quilt shops discussed
    • MQG Updates

New Business

  • QuiltCon 2018
  • #MQGSewDay is the 3rd Sunday every monthMonthly FeaturesFree pattern spotlight: Bucket Basket Tote by Very Shannon
    • Bring your Show and Tell to shareMeeting adjourned at approximately 8:10pm.Minutes provided by Kimberly Vallance 2017 DAMQG Secretary

Monthly Features

DAMQG Financial Spotlight

Reminders for Next Meeting – September 5th at 6:30pm

Meeting adjourned at approximately 8:10pm.


Minutes provided by Kimberly Vallance 2017 DAMQG Secretary


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