Prairie Textile Arts Guild met at 9:30 am on January 11, 2003 in the meeting
room at Marillac Manor.
meeting was called to order by President Kay Miller.
members and two guests were present.
minutes of the December 14, 2002 meeting were approved as corrected.
of officers and standing committees:
(Jan Dralle) reported a balance of $829.28 in the treasury.
and Elise Halvorson): Hostesses for
February are Mary Beth Osborn and Audrey Spencer.
(Krista Andrews and LaRue Odenbach): February’s meeting will feature Jan
Dralle presenting a program on finishing bellpulls and wall hangings.
Speaker’s gift provider is LaRue Odenbach.
(Elaine DeBilzan): reported brochures had been distributed.
Information about PTAG would not make the spring issue of Inspire
magazine but, possibly, the fall issue. Elaine
would try to get the information into the Greeter.
Karen Oby told those present that Jean Mann would be unavailable to
present the Brazilian fall fan workshop until after August.
Members agreed to try for next fall.
new membership list was passed out.
Miller announced that next month a nominating committee has to be appointed.
included an invitation to the North Dakota Governor’s Awards for the Arts on
February 11, 2003 between 9:30 and 11 a.m.
to the Dakota West Arts Council newsletter, National Quilting Day will be
observed on March 15, 2003 starting at 9:30 a.m. in the Heritage Center.
Alice Coats will be teaching at the event.
program on preservation of textiles, particularly quilts, was presented by Debra
speaker’s gift was made by Krista Andrews.
McCulley and LaRue Odenbach provided
and Brag was held.
meeting was adjourned
˜Respectfully Submitted, Mary Beth Osborn, Secretary