Friday, September 16, 2011

September Meeting/Minutes

September 14, 2011

Fall Member's Show -
595 North Snelling
Opening Tuesday, Sept. 20
Reception Saturday, Sept. 24, 7-9 PM
Closing Friday, October 14
Pick up work beginning October 15
Note: MOS is closed Sundays and Mondays

During the meeting, members presented their work around the "Animals and Nature" theme, discussing inspiration and techniques.
Members voted on their choice of the work - Janine Irisari won the $50 gift certificate for Mosaic-on-a-Stick

November meeting will be at Jo Shaddy's home, Eden Prairie:
Address will be posted well before that date
Annual planning meeting - come with your hot ideas for 2012

December Holiday Party at Trudy Vrchota's home, Eden Prairie:
Pot Luck
Tessarae exchange

Haiti update:
The clinic is near completion
The location of the mural within the clinic is being decided upon
Lori Greene, Susan Mathis and Connie Cohen

The annual Minnesota Tile Festival will be held at the Midtown Market (rather than the usual Swedish Institute location) on Friday and Saturday (September 16 and 17).
The July Mosaic Garden visit was well attended generating interest in Riana's classes which are fun and physically demanding.
Four openings for Laurel True's October class at Mosaic-on-a-Stick - the class focuses on creating community mosaic projects, etc. - Check w/Lori at MOS
Next year's SAMA conference (February, 2012)is in Lexington, KY

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Fall Members Show

Our annual Fall Members Show is fast approaching.

Animals and Nature Mosaics

595 North Snelling Ave.
St. Paul, MN

Opening - Tuesday, September 20
Closing - Friday, October 14

Saturday, September 24, 7-9:00 PM
Refreshments and light food provided

The stick is open:
Tuesday, 10-9:00
Wednesday, 10-4:00
Thursday, 10-9:00
Friday, 10-6:00
Saturday, 10-6:00
Closed Sunday and Monday

Friday, September 9, 2011

September Guild Meeting

September Meeting:
Wednesday, September 14, 6:30-9:30 PM
595 North Snelling, St. Paul
6:30 - Social time
7:00 - Business topics -
September Members Show
November Guild Meeting - Planning for 2012
December Holiday Party
7:45 - Members' presentation of work
9:00 - Balloting for Members' Choice Award
Presentation of $50 gift certificate to winner