Prairie Textile Arts Guild met at 9:30 am on February 8, 2003 in the meeting
room at Marillac Manor.
meeting was called to order by President Kay Miller.
members and five guests were present.
minutes of the January 11 meeting were approved as corrected.
of officers and standing committees:
(Jan Dralle) reported a balance of $819.28 in the treasury.
and Elise Halvorson): Elaine DeBilzan and Arlene Strand are the hostesses for
the March meeting.
(Krista Andrews and LaRue Odenbach): The
program in March, making a needlecase, will be taught by Mary Ellen Hoetzer
(Elaine DeBilzan): The new PTAG
informational pamphlets were passed around for members to peruse.
Invitations to come to a meeting were mailed to former members and other
parties who may be interested in attending PTAG.
Names were taken from a list provided by PTAG members.
President Miller requested officers inform those attending what each
office’s duties consisted of in case anyone would be interested in taking an
office for the next year. Kay,
Elise and Jan said they would accept nominations to retain the offices they now
of Ad Hoc Committees:
Lynn McCulley and Sigrid Bucklin agreed to work on the Nominating
There was no update on the fall Brazilian workshop.
The April 2003 issue of “Just Cross Stitch” was circulated by Kaye.
It featured a two-page article on Nordic Needle.
program on finishing wall hangings, bellpulls, and pillows was presented by Jan
speaker’s gift was made by LaRue Odenbach.
Spencer and Mary Beth Osborn provided the treats.
and Brag was held.
meeting was adjourned
˜Respectfully Submitted, Mary Beth Osborn, Secretary