Sunday, July 7, 2013

More Info on Topics Discussed at July Meeting

Here are some useful links on today's topics -- (please speak up if anything has been left out)

Ricky Tims' Convergence Quilts

Spoonflower -- design and print your own fabric

Quilts of Color on Etsy -- ice-dyed fabric

How to ice (or snow) dye fabric

Fusible grid interfacing tutorial

Mini-Mosaic Quilts book

Patchwork Pattern Maker (pixelating your photos)

Stupendous Stitching -- using decorative stitches

Craftsy -- online classes on all sorts of creative topics

Sew Batik  -- store with all sorts of batik fabrics

Fast Finish Triangles (and other methods) -- for hanging small quilts


McTavishing -- quilting background filler

Angela Walters' fabric panel

Fusible laser-cut applique

Pat's faux piped binding technique

Saturday, July 6, 2013

July 7th Meeting

Happy July! I hope that everyone has been having a wonderful holiday weekend and that you remember that we have a meeting tomorrow - July 7th at Quilters Corner. Actually, we have two meetings. For those that want to be part of the planning for organizing the group to join the national Modern Quilt Guild and what we want to work on, we will be meeting from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. The regular IMQG meeting will be from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Planning Meeting: Open to anyone who would like to give input into planning for formalizing the guild and joining the national MQG. We will discuss bylaws, dues, officers and planning activities.

IMQG Meeting
Topic Discussion: TBD
Starry Night Quilt - WOOHOO Kim has it quilted!

Mini Quilt Show and Tell - Prizes (Charm Pack and Handmade Buttons)
Planning (see planning pre-meeting)
Show and Tell

Looking forward to seeing you all tomorrow!