OUR MISSION STATEMENT:
The Guild's purpose is to further quilting excellence in Southwestern Montana, to promote friendship and a sense of community through the primary activity of needle arts, including but not limited to quilting, embroidery, knitting, crocheting, beading and tatting. The Guild shall be exclusively charitable and educational.
Our members are from all parts of the Gallatin Valley, and beyond! Bozeman, Belgrade, Manhattan, Livingston, Three Forks, Gallatin Gateway, West Yellowstone as well as other areas/states make up our "guild family". We welcome you and encourage you to look at our calendar and the many activities we do!
Passing of Libby O'Driscoll
Long-time Guild member, prior President and quilting enthusiast Libby O'Driscoll passed away yesterday after a long struggle with illness. Many remember her and her involvement with our Guild, including serving as President.
A Rememberance Vigil was held Sunday 11/18
at Dahl Funeral Home, Bozeman.
Her Funeral was held on Monday, 11/19 at Holy Rosary Church, Bozeman.
Our December 11 meeting will feature a Holiday Potluck Feast and the infamous Holiday Gift Exchange!!! Please bring your own beverage and a dish of your choosing. Board members will bring main dishes (but if you have one you like, please bring it!) Keep in mind that in order to have time for our feast, gift exchange and show-&-tell, we will start at 6:00 p.m.
Here are the Gift Exchange rules:
GET READY TO LAUNCH....
2019 UFO CHALLENGE GUILD FUNDRAISER!!
Want to finish those UFO's (a.k.a. unfinished quilt projects)?
Join the UFO Challenge!
BEGINS: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 Guild Meeting. Our January program is UFO Challenge Declarations! Bring & show us (or tell us about) your UFO projeccts and sign up to declare your number of UFOs with Jane Quinn, Board-Member-at-Large. Your pledge to finish your UFOs or pay the Guild $5.00 per unfinished project at the conclusion of the challenge. If you miss the sign-up date, please contact Jane Quinn at 587-8213 or email her at "firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE CHALLENGE ENDS: Tuesday, July 9, 2019 Guild Meeting. Our June program is UFO Challenge Confessions! Bring and show us (or tell us about) your finished UFO projects (with bindings & labels!) or pay the Guild $5 per unfinished project.
Here are some of the projects and smiles from our wonderful retreat at Buck's T-4! Thank you very much to the planning committee who put together a great event! If you would like any of the photos emailed to you, please email email@example.com. We will be happy to email you the digital photos for your personal use. Be sure to confirm the email you would like them sent to. The photos we send will not have photo numbers on them.