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South Sound Modern Quilt Guild
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3D quilting class with Colleen Wise
3D Quilting Class with Colleen Wise Friday May 18, 2018 Dumas Bay Center 3200 Dash Point Road, Federal Way Exact Time TBD Cost: $45.00 for retreat attendees $65.00 for visitors. This includes the class fee, the day-use fee for the retreat, and lunch:) Paypa...
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Our April meeting is tomorrow (Wednesday) night!  6:30 at Ruby Street Quiltworks! We'll have a bunch of fun, as usual!
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SSMQG Membership Form SSMQG Membership Form
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Hi quilters! Our quilting retreat has been booked for   Thursday - Sunday, May 17-20 .    Woot!!!! It’ll be at Dumas Bay Centre in Federal Way.    We had 4 or 5 good options, and picked this one because it’s not far, the work areas have huge windows overloo...
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The Heart Shape Block of the Month
Hey Quilt Guild, Minor typo on the Block. You will need all the squares to be 6.50' before you sew them together. Thank you for letting me know! I look forward to seeing yalls blocks. Rose Massey
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January 3, 2018 Meeting Notes
SSMQG 1-3-2018 Meeting Highlights National Guild
Business Quiltcon Challenge Quilt update: The challenge quilt is sewn and quilted thanks to many guild members.
The binding needs to be completed before mailing.   The quilt was designed by member Stephanie S...
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SSMQG first board meeting of 2018 6:30pm Thursday, January 11 at Starbucks 1110 College Street SE Lacey BYOCSD (complicated Starbucks drink!) It's an open meeting, so feel free to come on by! Topics under discussion include (but are not limited to): July 4...
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Committees so far: Membership/New Member Committee Welcomes new members, leads the ice breaker at monthly meetings, tracks membership and dues (working with the treasurer to make sure dues are paid and new member forms filled out). Works with marketing com...
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Committees so far:

Membership/New Member Committee
Welcomes new members, leads the ice breaker at monthly meetings, tracks membership and dues (working with the treasurer to make sure dues are paid and new member forms filled out). Works with marketing committee to develop new materials to join the guild. Helps organize and run our booth at the Thurston County Fair.
Chair: Mary R.
Members (2): Teresa S. and

Advertising/Marketing Committee
Develops business cards, postcards, trifolds. Works with local quilt shops to have our postcards available. (This means you have to go to fabric stores, it's such a hardship.) Members also have complete access to national MQG advertising materials.
Chair:
Members (2):

Charity Committee
Finds the charities we will donate our quilting projects to. Finds out the requirements for each donation, and coordinates the schedule and sewing with guild members. Also manages the bolt of batting.
Chair: Marti D-A
Members (2): Laurel L. and

Photography Committee
Our official photographers! Capture what it is we do as a guild and post photos to our blog, facebook page, and google drive for permanent storing.
Chair:
Members: Tina D. and

Social Media Committee
Runs our guild blog that encourages members to participate in meetings, sew-ins, classes, and charity projects. The blog announces our meetings, shares our basic business, displays finished charity quilts, talks about classes and guild events. Works with the advertising and membership committees when needed.
FB:
Instagram: Tina D.
Blog:

Swaps Committee
Puts together our schedule of swaps for the year, determines the rules and provides resources as needed to complete the projects. The chair will present and lead the swaps at meetings.
Chair: Dianne S.
Members (2): Donna F. and McKenzii T.

Education Committee
Plans demos, skill-builder classes, and schedules teachers and classes. Skill builders are classes offered at little or no cost to guild members to help us broaden our skill set (like installing zippers, Quilt As You Go, etc.). They will tap into the talent found in our guild for skill builder classes.
Chair: Angelina O
Members (2): Patti W. and Lin L.

Retreats/Sew Days Committee
Schedules Sew-Ins, finding locations and advertising them to the guild. Also schedules a yearly sewing retreat for guild members. Works with the PNW Guild that is in charge of the PNW MQG Yearl Meet Up.
Chair: Amy H.
Members (4): Mary R. and Patti W. and Teri P. and Corrine S.

Fundraising Committee
Is in charge of meeting raffles, Garage Sale, and any other fundraising events we hold.
Lead:
Members (2):

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