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Join us for Quilters' Roundup - a western-themed retreat!  Registration is open now!
March 5 - 8, 2018
Retreat info can be found at www.mmqgretreat.com
 


MMQG QUILTFEST 2017 INFO IS 
NOW AVAILABLE ON THE
QUILTFEST PAGE OF THIS SITE.



ATTENTION MMQG MEMBERS:

 

If you are interested in joining the Quilt Camp group and helping to teach sewing/quilting to kids, please contact:

Liz Hogan

706-781-3248

Eahogan@windstream.net





Thinking of making quilts for Hugs & Kisses?  Here are some guidelines for you:

HUGS & KISSES QUILT GUIDELINES


1.  Piecing quilt tops, use 1/4" seam
  
2.  Piecing quilt backs, use 1/2" seam
 
3.  Outside border, cut 3 1/2" to 5 1/2 " 
 
4.  Cut binding 2 1/2" width

Quilt Size Approximate Dimensions:

Small       43 x 45 inches

Medium    48 x 55 inches

Large       55 x 65 inches

NOTE:  If you have a Hugs & Kisses quilt top kit you cannot complete for any reason, please return the unfinished kit.  Thank you!










WHEN DID YOU JOIN MMQG? 

Please help the Guild compile a list of the dates when each member joined MMQG. Can’t quite remember? An educated guess will suffice. Come by the Membership table at an MMQG meeting, or email Joanie McGee: joaniemcg@windstream.net with your date.

Here’s a list of past presidents, and when they served. Maybe it will help, by recollecting who was president when you joined!

1984-86    Beverly Schwab                1998-2000 Helen Padgett

1986-88    Evie Greene                      2000-02    Margaret Frizzell

1988-89    Beverly Schwab                2002-04    Diane Simonsen

1989-90    Crystal Lee                       2004-06    Scottie Blumke

1990-91    Liz Kemman                     2006-08    Margaret Shattles

1991-93    Rita DeMarco                    2008-10    Sally Barker

1993-94    Flo Hyink                          2010-12    Beverly Adkins

1994-95    Audrey Hiers                     2012-14    Joanie McGee

1995-96    Pat Meinecke                    2014-16    Diana McLaughlin 

1996-98    Carol Gruosso                   2016-18    Susan Slaton 

 


 






The new, updated MMQG Photo Directory is ready!
Get yours today! $8 each. 
Available at the Photo Directory table at MMQG General Meetings.



 

EARN MONEY FOR MMQG JUST BY SHOPPING AT AMAZON!!

0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases will be donated by the AmazonSmile Foundation to MMQG! 

  • BEGIN:      Start each shopping session at http://smile.amazon.com,
  • SELECT:   Misty Mountain Quilters Guild Inc as your charitable organization
  • NEXT:       Sign into your account, or create one!
  • NOW:       Shop!  It's that easy!   

You can get your friends and family to help too simply by sharing this information with them.   ANYONE can designate MMQG as their charitable organization when shopping on smile.amazon.com.

Each quarter, the AmazonSmile Foundation makes donations to eligible charitable organizations by electronic funds transfer.  You shop. Amazon gives.

Remember, if you want Amazon to donate to Misty Mountain Quilters Guild Inc, you need to start each shopping session at the URL http://smile.amazon.com, and they will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases.

 

For questions or more info, contact: 

Joanie McGee:  mmqginfo@gmail.com  or  joaniemcg@windstream.net


Website direct link:

http://smile.amazon.com/ch/26-3209146

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