May 2016

Minutes for May 2016 Meeting

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Minutes recorded by Deborah

There were 14 members and 3 visitors at our May14, 2016 meeting. There was lots of talking about the retreat from last month.  Check out pictures on the guild website.  Next year’s retreat is already being planned.

Inchies will be swapped four times a year, next time in July meeting with a Summer theme.  

June meeting will be by PenniJo and Jane to make a signature cane.

Don’t forget – you can check out DVDs and magazines from the library.

Old Business

In the business meeting, Shirley motioned to approve the 03/12/2016 minutes.  Laura seconded and the motion passed.

There are lots of pictures from the Show and Tell on the guild’s Facebook page

Our new purchase for the library will be “Polymer Journey”.  Marsha made the motion and Tom seconded.  Everyone approved.

New Business

Our next regular meeting will be June 11, 2016, 1:30 pm at the Oklahoma Contemporary Art Center on the OKC Fairgrounds.

May 2016 Meeting: Christmas in May!

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tree

Our next meeting will be Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 1:30-4:30 p.m. in the Contemporary Arts Center at the fairgrounds.

Laura Clarkson will present an elegant Christmas tree design for our May guild meeting. This class is a smaller version of Laura’s lighted Christmas tree.

Materials

  • One 2 ounce package translucent clay
  • One 2 ounce package pearl clay
  • A scrap of gold clay

Tools

  • Work surface
  • Pasta machine
  • Blade
  • Smallest round or teardrop cutter
  • Scissors
  • Optional: bring your favorite clay tools

Laura will provide paper to make the cones to build the tree on.

 We will be having our drawing this month, so if you won something in the last drawing, be sure to bring some goodies for this month!