February 13, 2020 Central Ohio Modern Quilt Guild Minutes President Mara Light called the meeting to order at 6:33 pm at the Columbus Public Library, Hilliard Branch. Agenda Name Tag Swap: Participating members will receive a name of a member and will make that member a name-tag to wear at monthly meetings. Mara has the… Continue reading February 2020 Meeting Minutes
Envisioning your ideal space…. Before we truly dig in to the organizing we are taking the month of February to consider what we want to get out of our organizing process. Is this truly just a tidy or could it also be an opportunity to create your ideal workspace? Maybe it’s not the right time… Continue reading Year of Organization – February Challenge
January 9, 2020 President Marah Light called the meeting to order at 7:18 pm in the project room, Quilt Beginnings, Dublin Ohio. Marah welcomed all members and guests. She presented the completed Charity Quilt that is being sent to Quilt Con. She thanked all who worked on the quilt. There will be a bag making… Continue reading January 2020 Meeting Minutes
Happy New Year! We’ve heard from so many of you that it is a major goal to get your sewing areas organized, and we are going to help. We’ll call it COMQG Sew Organized 2020, and be using a social media hashtag of the same name. (You don’t even have to be a Guild member… Continue reading Get Organized in 2020!
December meeting was at Sew to Speak. Thanks to Anita for the hospitality, door prizes, and 20% discount for the evening! After the meeting, Marah sent a survey about Mary’s workshop on bag making; check your email. In 2020, instead of a Bee, Patty will be coordinating a Mystery Quilt for the guild. All members… Continue reading December 2019 Meeting Minutes
Cynthia Adkins is our Queen of the Bee for December, and she’s asked for any one of these spool blocks. Go here and scroll down a bit: https://www.freshlemonsquilts.com/patterns-tutorials The paper piecing template patterns are free and she has permission from the designer. Everyone should make one, their choice of pattern, with solid black for the… Continue reading December Queen Bee
Board nominations for 2020 – Check out the email Ashley sent on Oct. 9, it includes job descriptions and submission forms for nominations. If you think you or someone you know would be a good board member, be sure to nominate them by October 28. They will have to accept the nomination so nothing ventured, nothing… Continue reading October 2019 Meeting Minutes
COMQG September 2019 Meeting Minutes, JoAnn Polaris location Elections- Three people volunteered for the Nominating Committee (thanks guys!). This year’s elections will be in person and via email. Ashley will send out job description and applications to submit to the Nominating Committee so keep an eye out for the email! Treasury – Our budget runs… Continue reading September Meeting Minutes
Results are in from the 2020 event planning survey. We’re looking at hosting Sherri Lynn Wood or Sara Thomas. Some other ideas for next year: member trunk shows, modernize the Bee, two retreats, garment sewing, and block printing. 2020 Quilt Con charity quilt challenge theme is TEXT. Details on the MQG site. COMQG will have… Continue reading August Meeting Minutes
Randa is our Queen Bee for August! Please make her a star block using this tutorial. The center star should be made using the purple fabric Randa provided. The surrounding fabrics should be low volume. The block you turn in should measure 12.5″ square, unfinished. Contact Randa with any questions!