A guild for all fiber enthusiasts, Mesa Fiber Arts Guild is a non-profit organization on Colorado's Western Slope (of the Rockies) dedicated to the preservation of fiber arts: weaving, spinning, knitting, surface design, fiber dyeing and related fiber arts. The Guild seeks to advance fiber arts through shows, workshops, duty groups,community involvement and a monthly newsletter. For more information about Mesa Fiber Arts Guild, including meeting times, visit our website at mesafiberartsguild.org
February 2015 Guild Treasurer's Report and Meeting Minutes
12/13/15 3249.63 Total
Income 140.00 Total
Expenses 60.00 Balance
meeting was called to order by Paula O, who chaired the meeting.
Jo’s friend, Lavonne, was introduced to the guild members.
of minutes: Dean M motioned, seconded by Judy B to approve the
minutes as printed in the January newsletter. Motion carried.
of treasurer’s report: Nancy B motioned, seconded by Lynn H to
approve the treasurer’s report as printed in the January
newsletter. Motion carried.
Way Fiber Show: Judy B handed out signup sheets for items to display
at this show during the months of March through May. Everyone signing
up is asked to indicate when they submit the item whether the item is
for sale or not; how it was made (e.g. knitted, spun, woven); name
and phone number or email address.
Show at Church: Mary W indicated the show will be during February.
Members who signed up to display items should provide the same
information as for the United Way Show and get them to Mary
February. If you will not be at the meetings or subgroups gatherings,
call Mary and she will pick up the item. (Secretary’s note: This
show was later cancelled due to construction at the church.)
Announcements: Lynn DeB indicated the evening meeting program would
be on Navajo Weaving.
the evening group will be moving to a new location in February
because the group attendance is increasing.
April meeting will be a joint meeting and will be held at Mary H’s
R thanked everyone who donated socks.
Jo announced the Thursday birthday lunch group will start up again
this month. The lunch will be at the Garden of Eatin’ at 11:30 am
on January 22. Everyone is welcome to join us. Lots of fun! The lunch
group tries to get together most months on the fourth Thursday of the
Fund Raffle: A lovely scarf knitted by Kay G was donated to the
raffle this month. The raffle
was passed around. Shiloh H won the raffle.
meeting was adjourned at 12:20 pm.
were served followed by Glenda Moore’s program on braided rugs.
Thank you Glenda for a very informative demonstration.
you to Carolyn Dorman who gave a fun and informative presentation on
minutes to follow. Watch for Revision # in the newsletter section of