Dec 082014
 

Our December 2014 board meeting will be held Tuesday, December 16th, 6pm at Communication Administrator Stacey’s house.

The board meeting will be held at Baja Fresh at 4726 Telephone Road in Ventura. Same date and time as originally planned. All attendees must purchase a food item (sorry).

Our board meetings are always open to VMQG members.

If you are not a board member and plan on attending please leave a comment on this post [or email me at andres (at) venturamodernquiltguild.com] and I’ll email you the address.

Nov 302014
 

Date: Monday, December 8th, 2014
Time: 6pm to 8pm
Location: Ventura Masonic Center (directions)

Please refer to your meeting reminder email for instructions on how to enter the building.


December 8th is our holiday party meeting. I’m keeping the ‘business’ part to a minimum so we can eat, drink, and chat. We will, of course, have time for raffles and showing off quilts.

Don’t forget to bring your Small Quilt Crayon Challenge project. Like working against a deadline and haven’t started yet? HERE are the guidelines of the challenge.

If you have any questions about the sewing-related, $20 max gift exchange please contact Scott or Stacey.

If you have any questions about the fat quarter swap please contact Georganna.

Snacks: A big “Thank You!” to everyone who signed up to bring snacks. If you want to bring snacks and didn’t get the chance to sign up please contact Lynne (check your meeting reminder email for her email address) and let her know what you are bringing.

Please RSVP by leaving a comment on this blog post.

Dues are $50 per year. Your first regular meeting is free. If you want to come back but aren’t ready to join, a nominal fee of $5 will be charged. Then, you have to join. If you join between January and June then your dues will be due again in January. If you join between July and December, your dues will be due again in July. Please see Maureen to pay your dues.

Click on the Continue Reading button to see photos from our December meeting. Continue reading »

Nov 122014
 

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On November 25th, 2014, the Incoming Board and any interested members will be meeting to brainstorm the New Year and new activities for our Guild.

All are welcome!!

When:  November 25, 2014

Time:  6:30pm

Location:  Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, 4360 E Main (Telephone and Market), Ventura

Nov 112014
 

Hey all, here are the guidelines for the November Small Quilt Crayon Challenge:

1.  Each participant will draw two crayons from a bag. Those colors and their various shades will be the only colors allowed for your fabrics. 

2.  The theme is the maker’s choice. Please have the modern aesthetic reflected in the design of your quilt. 

3.  The quilt must be no larger than 24 inches on any given side. 

4.  The quilt must have a top, batting, and back (3 layers). The maker may use any quilt method.

5.  Please bring your finished quilt along with the crayons to the December meeting for Show and Tell.

Nov 112014
 

Our November 2014 board meeting will be held Tuesday, November 18th, 6pm at Communication Administrator Stacey’s house.

Our board meetings are always open to VMQG members.

If you are not a board member and plan on attending please leave a comment on this post [or email me at andres (at) venturamodernquiltguild.com] and I’ll email you the address.

Nov 022014
 

Date: Monday, November 10th, 2014
Time: 6pm to 8pm
Location: Ventura Masonic Center (directions)

Please refer to your meeting reminder email for instructions on how to enter the building.


In addition to our other fun activities our main feature will be our VMQG member Scrap Swap Show & Tell. Bring your completed projects to the meeting, you’ll get a chance to show off your work to our members and then exchange with your partner.

We will be conducting two important items of business: Members will vote for the VMQG 2015 board and we will be discussing/voting on the 2015 budget.

Hospitality committee chair Lynne will be discussing our December holiday party.

Don’t forget to bring your ‘block challenge’ holiday-themed project.

Please RSVP by leaving a comment on this blog post.

Dues are $50 per year. Your first regular meeting is free. If you want to come back but aren’t ready to join, a nominal fee of $5 will be charged. Then, you have to join. If you join between January and June then your dues will be due again in January. If you join between July and December, your dues will be due again in July. Please see Maureen to pay your dues.

A big thanks goes out to our hospitality committee for providing refreshments for our October meeting.

Click on the Continue Reading button to see photos from our November meeting. Continue reading »

Oct 142014
 

Our October 2014 board meeting will be held October 28th, 6pm at at Communication Administrator Stacey’s house.

Our board meetings are always open to VMQG members.

If you are not a board member and plan on attending please leave a comment on this post [or email me at andres (at) venturamodernquiltguild.com] and I’ll email you the address.

Oct 052014
 

Date: Monday, October 13th, 2014
Time: 6pm to 8pm
Location: Ventura Masonic Center (directions)

Please refer to your meeting reminder email for instructions on how to enter the building.


In addition to our other fun activities our main feature will be our VMQG member Table Top Sale. We still have tables to ‘rent’. They’re only $5! Please email me if you haven’t signed up yet. Don’t forget to bring change!

Our Ventura MQG 2015 board nominees will be giving short speeches describing themselves and why you should vote for them.

We will also be handing out the proposed VMQG 2015 budget. We will discuss and vote on it at our November meeting. The board requests that any questions that you may have about the budget be email to me so that we can adequately answer them at the November meeting.

VP Scott will be discussing our Modern Meet-Up and will have sign-ups for volunteers for the event.

Don’t forget to bring your ‘block challenge’ mug rug.

Please RSVP by leaving a comment on this blog post.

Dues are $50 per year. Your first regular meeting is free. If you want to come back but aren’t ready to join, a nominal fee of $5 will be charged. Then, you have to join. If you join between January and June then your dues will be due again in January. If you join between July and December, your dues will be due again in July. Please see Maureen to pay your dues.

A big thanks goes out to Kim, Annie, and Kathy for providing refreshments for our October meeting.

Hope to see you a week from tomorrow!

Click on the Continue Reading button to see photos from our October meeting. Continue reading »

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