Sunday, May 11, 2014

May Newsletter and Year Planner

Yearly Planner for McIntyre Quilters.

We will continue to meet at St Mary’s parish hall behind the church on the 3rd Sunday of the month. Please note there are a couple of changes for workshops.  Bring a friend to boost our numbers.

Vacuuming Roster
Charity Day –
Baby quilts
What ever you can use to make some baby quilts to donate to the hospital.

Quilts to be 80 x 110cms finished – for Royal Mothers Brisbane.

Retreat at Stacey’s at the Gap
Positions available-$275 Fri to Sun .
See Jenny
Work on your own work  or UFO

Put up quilt display at Library
Your Julie Latcham quilts and baby quilts. Ladies needed 9.00-12.00 am to help and bring quilts.

What ever you want to work on.

19.7.14 and

2 days
Community Centre
Weekend workshop Kool Kats

8.30 start til late late.
Sunday finsh at 3.00pm
Arrive at 8.00 for 8.30 start.
$35 member
$45 non member

Hot pot dinner – jenny will organize.

MUST have 10 participants.
20  max. number

Round Pin Cushion
Taught by Jenny

Iron bag or mug bag is available if you don’t want to do the pin cushion.
Patterns have been ordered so see Jenny if you have not ordered yours yet.


What ever you want to work on.

To be decided or UFO

Xmas lunch and a
Hand made article.

We are looking for suggestions for this one.

Gail will provide tea , coffee and milk and she will only pay $5 per meeting in lieu of this.

This year we will have a cleaning roster to prevent the same few from vacuuming and cleaning up each month. Of course if you cannot do your rostered day please arrange a swap. We will organize this at the meeting on Sunday. This is a draft roster only at this stage

Yearly fees are due at $ 20 per member

Monthly fees are $ 10 per member

Anyone wishing to go to the KoolKats work shop in July please sign up this meeting , then it will be opened to the public.

Ladies in the fat quarter swap- Your guidelines are

·      4 fat quarters from your swap and the only extra fabric you may use is up to  1 metre  of another fabric of your choice.

·      Backing and binding is not included in fabric allowance.

·      The final article is due at the November meeting. Good luck with it all…be creative…..

Ladies we are looking forward to seeing some creative articles.

Changes to office bearers - Dawn Lloyd will take over treasurer from Annette.
Gail will remain president and Jenny M. will be the communications officer.

If you are on the Internet please check our blog for information and pictures at

Thank you so much Annette for the great job you have done over the past years as our treasurer we all appreciate your efforts.

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