The regular meeting of the Blackfoot Piecemakers' Quilt Club was called to order by Lori Jarmin, President.

 Information for tickets sales on the Raffle Quilt was given by Joyce Brower.  A sign-up sheet for selling tickets at the fair was passed around for members to sign.

Joyce Brower and Lori Jarmin

The extra quilt top (made from leftover blocks from the raffle quilt) was shown  and information on how to earn tickets for the drawing of this quilt at the Christmas Party in December.

Getting to Know You 

Doris Coffey - talked about some of the first quilts she has made. One quilt included 1,097 hexagons (queen size)

Joyce Schoonover - a new member has lived in the area her whole life and loves to make quilts with her daughter


Diantha Hatch presented the block of the month (two squares become one)


Alice Baumgartner - bag and flowers - PHD

Alice Baumgartner - Kim Diehl's hopscotch pattern - PHD

Alice Baumgartner - Mini quilts 
made from leftovers from hopscotch pattern

July block of the month

Nancy Furniss - baby quilt for her grandson to be born
fabric on the back is all giraffes!

Madge Lindsay - PHD- made for great grandbaby born on July 10, 2014

Diantha Hatch - table topper from one of Kim Diehl's first patterns - PHD

Doris Coffey - "Aunt Mabel's Mittens" - made from flannels - PHD #13

Doris Coffey - Basket Weave Quilt - PHD # 6A

Doris Coffey - flower garden - 1/2 inch hexagons - PHD # 2

Debbie Miles - baby quilt she quilted on home machine - PHD #11

Trudy Stubbs - Picnic Quilt - made for step-granddaughter as a tea party quilt
She used a binding made from 2 colors - called Magic Binding on the web

Linda Michaelson - made 4 blankets and 4 burp cloths for the Elizabeth Baskets

 Made from flannel

Melba Shurtliff - June and July Wall hangings - PHD # 5 & # 6

Sally Strawn - Buggy Barn Crazy Cats!

Lynn Williams - 10 blankets for the Elizabeth Baskets

Marty Freeburne - Child's Quilt - "Duck, Duck, Goose" 
made from a panel and quilted with the "big stitch"

Serena Yancey - 3 Minkee Quilts - PHD # 27

Serena Yancey

Serena Yancey

Alice Baumgartner gave a talk about Pinterest.  She showed us on her computer how to do it!!!  It was very informative and how handy it is to save all those items that interest you on a virtual board on your computer.


The annual summer picnic was held today at Jensen Grove. A getting to know you game was played upon arrival. We had lots of food and a fun group of members and 3 guests.

Our Raffle Quilt which was machine quilted by LeeAnn Price was shown.  Joyce Brower had ticket packets and all members were encouraged to help sell.  She will start sign-ups next month for times to sell at the 
Eastern Idaho State Fair in September.

 Lori introduced the start of our block of the month, with Candy High (left) 
doing the first month with her block called 
"New England" 

A drawing was held for the "Getting to Know You" segment.
Serena Yancey (left) told about herself.  She was one of 10 children and has lived in Blackfoot area all her life.  She works part time and is very involved in "Relay for Life".

Alice Baumgartner (right) and her husband own Blackfoot Paint and Glass, 
She has 2 daughters and 2 grandchildren and started quilting when 
former member Eunice Fowler taught her.

(projects half done) 

Serena Yancey - Flower Girl Pattern? in Marmalade fabrics - PHD # 27

 Doris Coffey shows a two year project -  4 projects below - PHD # 9, 10, 12, 17

Doris Coffey - star flower garden

Doris Coffey - Turning 25 made with fat quarters she has collected.

Doris Coffey - Add a border challenge from Idaho Falls guild 
Machine Quilted by Shirley Wilson - won 4 ribbons 
from quilt show in Idaho Falls

Candy High - quilt top made from class at Blackfoot Quilt Fest
called Twisting Thirties - PHD

Diantha Hatch - Twisting Thirties - PHD

Diantha Hatch - patriotic table runner - PHD

Lynda Sponenburgh - 4 PHD's 1,2,20,21
Not shown - civil war table topper

"city weekend" 

 Lynda Sponenburgh - Buggy Barn - Wild Goose Chase

 Lynda Sponenburgh - pattern unknown - from book "Neutrals"

Madge Lindsay - 2 baby quilts - PHD # 1-3

 Madge Lindsay - Purple Mountains Majesty - PHD
quilted on her home machine

Audrey Eberhard - Mini Twister - made with charm pack - PHD # 2

Peggy Wareing- Wild Goose Chase - PHD quilted by Julia Wareing

Lori Jarmin - PHD - spinning pinwheels

 Lori Jarmin - using leaders and enders to make this string quilt
Technique to be taught at the September meeting

Julia Wareing - PHD - tumbler block - made for her sisters family reunion

 Jonnel Kelley - chevron fabric - from Gardner's Village 

Nancy Furniss - table runner

 Nancy Furniss - disappearing 9 patch with sashing - PHD

Stacey McClellan - made from kit - PHD - #12

 Stacey McClellan - Carrie Nelson pattern - "Little Red" - PHD #4

Marilyn Andersen - Civil War quilt - 9 patch with sashing

Louise Harrington - Kim Diehl table runner wool project - PHD

Louise Harrington - Made from leftover Christmas scraps - PHD

 Louise Harrington - Christmas stockings  
making for her 20 grandchildren - PHD

Louise Harrington - Disappearing 9 patch - PHD

Louise Harrington - pattern from a magazine - PHD

Alice Baumgartner - Fireman's T-shirt quilt

Trudy Stubbs - Floral Stack and Whack - PHD # 15

  Rag Quilt made by Madison Jackson (Trudy Stubbs' granddaughter)

Trudy Stubbs - Downton Abbey bag - PHD # 7

Trudy Stubbs - "Screaming Yellow and Orange" bag made for her daughter - not available for the meeting

Editha VanOrden - tumbler block - looks fishy to me!

Connie Tabor - made for granddaughter Emma for her wedding

 Connie Tabor - friendship block made for Marty Freeburne