Apr 072014
 

Date: Monday, April 14th, 2014
Time: 6pm to 8pm
Location: Ventura Masonic Center (directions)

In addition to our other fun activities our main feature will be a Blog Show and Tell by communications administrator Stacey.

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

Don’t forget to bring your Right of Way Quilt Block. Click HERE for details.

RSVP by leaving a comment here.

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 Barbara and Lynn for providing refreshments for our April meeting.

Mar 042014
 

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

In addition to our other fun activities our main feature will be a Six Minute Circle demo by vice-president Scott.

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

Don’t forget to bring your inspired by commercial packaging block. Click HERE for details.

Please bring your finished Riley Blake challenge projects as well.

We will be holding our first fat quarter swap of the year. Any member wishing to take part should bring two fat quarters of good quality quilting cotton. One fat quarter should be a solid and the other fat quarter should be a MODERN PRINT. Each member participating will receive a raffle ticket and be entered to win a bunch of fat quarters!

RSVP by leaving a comment here. No need to bring chairs!

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 Georganna and Gladys for providing refreshments for our February meeting.

Click on the Continue Reading button to see photos from our March meeting.

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Feb 222014
 

Our February 2014 board meeting will be held Tuesday, February 25th, 6pm at Marie Callender’s Restaurant at 1295 Victoria Ave in the ‘Library’ room.

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.

Thank you!

Feb 042014
 

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

In addition to our other fun activities our main feature is the Road to California Show and Tell. Email me photos of quilts/vendors/people that you found inspiring, interesting, or fun. We’ll then compile them into a slide show for our meeting. When your photos come up you can explain WHY you picked that object to photograph. My email address is: andres (at) venturamodernquiltguild (dot) com

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

Don’t forget to bring your Pantone Color of the Year block. Click HERE for details.

At our last meeting I mentioned our Riley Blake challenge show and tell would be at our February meeting. I should have said it was scheduled for our March meeting. If you have your project done by Monday please bring it with you. If not please bring it to our March meeting.

Scott is still collecting blocks for our opportunity quilt. Click HERE for details.

Please RSVP by leaving a comment here. No need to bring chairs!

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 Becky, Chris, and Karen for providing refreshments for our February meeting.

Click on the Continue Reading button to see photos from our February meeting.

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Jan 182014
 

Our January 2014 Board Meeting will be held Tuesday, January 28th, 6pm at Marie Callender’s Restaurant at 1295 Victoria Ave in the ‘Library’ room.

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.

Thank you!

Jan 132014
 

radiant orchid

Here are the details of our February 2014 Pantone Color of the Year challenge:

Make a block, in the modern quilt aesthetic, using Radiant Orchid as the primary color. The block should have an unfinished size of 12 1/2 inches by 12 1/2 inches. After the meeting the blocks may be donated to philanthropy. Click HERE for some recommendations on which Kona Cotton most closely matches Radiant Orchid. Click HERE for information about a Radiant Orchid quilt challenge hosted by Play Crafts & On The Windy Side (optional).

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