Thursday, March 5, 2015

Garland Quilt Guild 10th Year Anniversary Celebration

Tuesday night was my quilt guild's 10th anniversary as a guild.  It was a great guild meeting.  We are on our 6th President now and the previous 5 Presidents were thanked for their part in our guild.  Here are some pictures of the happenings Tuesday night with some show and tell too.  I can post these as I am the historian for our guild and I take all the pictures!  You can also follow us on Facebook, we are the Garland Quilt Guild.  Here's a link to our Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Garland-Quilt-Guild/112004142200679



This is a plaque that was given to each of the past presidents.


There were four President's Challenge Quilts made to celebrate the 10 years. This one won Best of the 4.

 
1st Place

 
2nd Place - it has pictures of some of our group's happenings.

 
3rd Place-this little quilt was a result of the first workshop that was ever done by the guild.



 
Founder's Award Winners.  The middle lady, Barbara,  is the founder of our guild. She got the guild started 10 years ago.

 
This woman won the Founders Award but her husband won an award too. He has helped the guild with so many things over the years. He has been an inspiration to all of us. 
 
 
 
Outstanding Volunteers for 2014

 
Me and some of my friends staying warm under a beautiful quilt.

 
 
Here are 4 of our 5 past Presidents.  The 5th one was ill and wasn't able to come.
 



 
 
Now for some great show and tell from our members.
 


















 
We have some truly talented and lovely women and men in our guild and I'm so happy to be a part of this great group.  If you aren't a member of a guild, you can be missing out on friendships and lots of good times too.  Go join a guild and learn more and get inspired too.  Take time to quilt and be an inspiration to others.


2 comments:

desertskyquilts said...

I'm so behind in reading, but what a delightful post! So much variety in your guild!

Jane Galley said...

What a great celebration

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