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February 2013 Block of the Month

Giving a nod to Pantone's 2013 Color of the Year, February's block is to be using green fabrics and with neutrals being the only other color fabric used.  The block size should be 12.5" square when trimmed and can be any {modern} design the quilter chooses.

The above block was made using Jolene's directions for her Tree Quilt in Modern Quilts from the Blogging Universe.  You can find many block ideas and instructions on Flickr and on our Pinterest boards .

Have fun making a block of your choosing.  Bring your block(s) to February's meeting for a chance to take home all the blocks made.
Orlando Modern Quilt Guild
Meeting Minutes
January 2, 2013
10:00 am until Noon
Sewing Studio in Maitland, Florida

I.     Meet and Greet, Introduction of Guests
16 members and 3 guests were in attendance.

II.    Raffle Basket
The basket was supplied by Terry and won by Beth.

III.   Block of the Month
The colorful Blocks of the Month for January were won by Leslie.
The Blocks of the Month for February are to be made primarily of green with white background fabrics. The 12.5 inch square blocks are to be of any (hopefully modern) design selected by the maker.
III.   Other Business --Madrona Road (Michael Miller Fabrics) Quilt Challenge Fabric packets were distributed to members who planned to participate in the challenge.  The guidelines are to use the Madrona Road fabrics provided adding only solids or other fabrics from the Madrona Road line to make any modern style quilt of the makers choice. The completed projects are to be brought to the March meeting for display and photographing.
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