BLOCK OF THE MONTH & GUILD CHALLENGES

***2020 BLOCK OF THE MONTH****

Tammy Marty & LaVerne Dawson are 2020 Co-Chairs

More information to come at our January 11th meeting. Thank you for your participation.

This year’s ‘Block of the Month’ is ‘The Many Designs of Friendship’. Patterns were handed out. This pattern is found on the Block Central website. Click on the below link to go to this website and pattern.

https://www.blockcentral.com/bom2004quilt.shtml

BOM block patterns Click to view and print this Adobe PDF

BOM border pattern Click to view and print this Adobe PDF

***2020 GUILD CHALLENGE****

Connie Barry & Margaret Osborn are 2020 Co-Chairs

More information to come at our January 11th meeting. Connie & Margaret are putting together ‘bags of things’ to pass out at the January 11th meeting. You must use all of these in the ‘Challenge’ you make. You may add other items to your project. July 11th meeting will be the reveals. Thank you for your participation.

Rules:

  1. Use all items in bag that you were given
  2. Be creative and have fun
  3. Return your creation to share at our July meeting in Hotchkiss
  4. Be creative and have fun

****WIPs PROJECT****

Sue Caven is the 2020 Chairman.
WIPs is defined as a project that has been started – with at least some fabric cut. Each January, everyone that wishes to participate fills out their WIPs list including the date the project was originally started & a brief description. One copy is given to the WIPs committee chairman & one is kept by the participate. During the year members bring their completed WIPs for Sew & Share. These will then be crossed off their list. These were started 2018 or earlier.
WIPS SIGN UP SHEET   Click to view & print this Adobe PDF file

****2020 UGLY FABRIC CHALLENGE****

Bev Shiflet & Margie Hollembeak are 2020 Co-Chairs
January 11th, 2020 participants are to bring 1 yard of “ugly” 100% cotton fabric in a brown paper sack. Turn your bag into Bev & Margie at the beginning of the meeting. At the end of the meeting, pick up an exchanged bag from Bev & Margie.
This is VOLUNTARY. The Co-Chairs number all the bags received & each participant is given a bag. The completed project is returned in the numbered bag at the June 13th Guild meeting. These creations are unveiled and returned to the original owner.
Complete a project using the “ugly” fabric as a primary/focus fabric on the right side or outside of your project. You may make anything you’d like. There are no limits to where your creativity can go.
On June 13th, 2020- Return your completed project in a brown paper bag to Bev & Margie at the beginning of the meeting. If you are not able to attend, please ensure someone returns your project for you. The reveal will be done during the meeting.
Please feel free to call Bev or Margie if you have questions. Thank you for your participation.