Sew and Sews

Updated: 1/3/2019

* Meets the First Wednesday of the month
* 5.30pm – 7.30pm at Mountain Greens Mobile Home Park Community Center
* 5140 Yelm Hwy. SE, Lacey

PLEASE CONTACT NG BEFORE ATTENDING FIRST MEETING IN CASE OF ANY CHANGES TO TIME OR LOCATION

The Formula: 3 Challenges, 3 Dine Out, 1 Excursion, 3 Classes, 1 Prep for Annual Meeting, and Holiday Gift Exchange. Meetings start at 5:30pm at the Mt. Greens Mobile Home Park, unless listed otherwise.

Leaders:
Mary Ranahan (mvranahan@comcast.net)  360-
Sue Woods (sewsueme2002@yahoo.com) 360-688-0595

2019 Schedule

Date Activity Presenter
January 2 Mod Pizza Party

Scarf Demo

Start the “Make a Quilt Block” challenge

 Yolandatheresa
February 6 Finalize Sew Expo fashion show (Make it with fleece)

Triangle Bag Demo

Massive Free Table Day for Charity Challenge due in December

Karen Jackson
February 18 Presidents’ Day Sewing Day. Make your own pants patter, or work on your own project

Location – St. Benedicts Episcopalian Church

 Melanie Ransom
Feb 28 – Mar 3 Sew Expo NA
March 6 Sew Expo show & tell.

Start “Brown Bag Round Robin” Challenge

All
April 3 Reveal Make a Quilt Block challenge

Form subcommittee to assemble final quilt

Serger Lace

Katrina
May 1 3 Demo’s:

Paper Piecing
Mitered Corners & how to turn corners
How to join bindings so they look seamless

Kathleen
Kelli
Ellen
June 5 Share your favorite sewing or knitting tool

Start the Charity Challenge

All
July 10 Picnic and ASG Meeting at Dawne’s house.

Fast assembly methods for production sewing

Dawne
August 7 Round Robin challenge reveal

Magic bindings

Plan for Annual Meeting

LaDauna & Lee
August 10 Field Trip to TBD All
September 4 Start the “Sew it with Non-Fabric” challenge

“Lessons learned about t-shirt necklines”

Vicki
September 28 ASG Annual Meeting
October 2 Sew Expo Style Show entry discussion

3 demos:

Amish potholders
Landscape quilts
Leather bags

Sammi
Judy
Michelle
November 6 Reveal the “Sew it with non-fabric” challenge

presentation TBD

TBD
December 4 Holiday party and gift exchange

Reveal the Charity Challenge or bring photos if you have already given your items to a local charity

All