March 2021 Meeting Recap

Be Sewcial! Friday Night Sewing is still every week, hosted by Mad Mod Member Emily F. 6pm-whenever. Zoom link is on Facebook and never changes. All sewists are welcome.

Berene Campbell spoke to the group all the way from Canada about the Mini-Mod Block Swap (Organized by Brianna & Marian). Please check Berene out at @happysewlucky on Instagram and her website More info from Brianna and Marian: E-mail with details will go out 13-Mar, Sign-Up by 26-Mar, Ready to Mail by 10-May, #minimodswap

Block Lotto: 85 blocks, 15 people, Jerilynn Lijewski Winner

April Block Lotto: Will be posted by Saturday Morning

April, May, June: Same fabrics, different designs, coordinated with Blue Bar Quilts

April Meeting: Demo of Foundation Paper Piecing, will be the May Block Lotto Block

May: Sarah Ruiz Inspiration & Design

June: Bryan from GSAFE & Sewing with Rainbows; Rainbow Show & Tell

EIleen: Project Linus
Knit & Crochet Mystery Craft-a-long, 8 Weeks/$15; designate for Madison Chapter, FUndraising Goal: $500/Chapter/Year, Unliklely to have an in-person make a blanket day

Guest Speaker: Chawne Kimber heads up the math department of a college. Her work has had a profound impact on the modern quilting community, from her deep artistic messaging that confronts issues of justice and empathy, to her techniques of tiny piecing, handwork, and lettering. We were so fortunate to have her with us to talk about Autobiographical Quilting! Please find Chawne on Instagram @caucycomplete and online at You can read about her here