Thursday, January 28, 2010

President's Newsletter 1/28/2010

Pueblo West Quilters Newsletter

February 2010 

Quote: Friendships are sewn one stitch at a time.


Our next meeting will be held on Monday, February 1st @ 7:00 p.m. at the Solid Ground Restaurant, 412 S McCulloch Blvd. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. 

The February program will have guest speaker, Faith Wellman (Doodle Time Designs) a pattern designer who lives in Penrose, Colorado. She will be discussing how she became a designer and will show some of her designs.  
Annual dues: $24 for the year (due by February 1st meeting)

Guests: $3.00


We still need volunteers for Block of the Month, Set-up, Take-down, and Refreshments. The sheets will be available for sign up. Thank you to all who have already volunteered. 

Sunshine Girls: bring extra sympathy and get-well cards for our committee to send out cards.


February's BOM: Heart presented by Jennifer Drake. Patterns will be available at the sign-in table if you have not received one.


Fat Quarter drawing: Red

BOM: Vicki Becker will demonstrate March's BOM.

Refreshments: Linda Pace, Heidi Gard, Sandy McDonald, Patty Dunnington

Set-up: Nina Stevens and Carla Wendler – arrive between 6:00 & 6:15

Take-down: Caroline Nible and Joey Snow 

LUV Quilt requirements – minimum 36x36  


LUV Quilts

  2009 LUV Quilts: 60 2010 LUV Quilts: 1 YTD 



  Members signed in: 44  

  Visitors and non-members: 1


Vicki Becker

President, Pueblo West Quilters Guild



Tuesday, January 12, 2010

January 4, 2010

January meeting was called to order by newly installed president Vicki Becker.

Secretary and Treasurer's reports were read and approved.

Old Business: The Christmas party was discussed.  The Treasurer's audit was approved. 

The LUV Quilts were discussed.  Judy Vasalli will be collecting and distributing the quilts.

Membership dues are due at the February meeting.

BOM demo for February was given by Jennifer Drake it was a heart

BOM January drawing was won by Joey Snow who presented the block at the December meeting and Patsy Morris.

Mari Pretzer presented handouts for anyone wanting to attend her Quilt retreat.

The Sew Expo will be February 4,5 & 6 at the Merchandise Mart in Denver.

The Fat Quarter drawing for February will be red.

Rhonda Dobek presented the new LUV quilt pattern. 

Sew and Share was enjoyed by everyone and as usual there were some beautiful quilts!!!