October 2018

October 2018 Meeting – Penni Jo and Jane – Chrysanthemums

Our next guild meeting will be Saturday, October 13, 2018 from 1:30-4:30 p.m. in the Contemporary Arts Center at the fairgrounds.

This month we will be doing Chrysanthemums with Penni Jo and Jane!

Materials Needed:

•Strong polymer clay like Premo, Pardo, Kato or Fimo Classic.

•White, •Red, •Yellow, •Turquoise, Translucent and Green clay for leaves Or a Leaf Cane

•Hair Barrette or side comb or pin back

•Wide blade

•2 or 3 sheets of printer paper

•Work Surface

•Strong Glue like E6000

• Ball tools or Penni Jo’s Clay Tools if you have them to cut the petals (or other curved cutters) , (I’ll have some of my tool kits to use in class if you don’t have them)

•Your favorite clay tools

 

Minutes for September 9, 2018

Meeting convened by President Betty Bolerjack

13 in attendance with one visitor

Show and Tell

5 people brought raku bowls from last month’s program, Connie brought an example of printing – cookie cutters, Betty brought examples of Cabs and Beads.

The images from Show and Tell are posted on our Facebook and Yahoo pages.

Yahoo pages https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/OKPolyClay/photos/photostream

Our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/okpolyclay/?fref=ts

Program

Connie presented today’s program: Wall sconces in cone or heart shape

Business Meeting:

Secretary – Approval of Meeting Minutes: 8/11/18. Deborah moved, Jane seconded

Vice President – Shirley Conway – Program schedule for upcoming meetings.

October: Penni Jo and Jane – Chrysanthemums

November: Tom-Sugar veil mats with liquid polymer clay

December: Christmas Party

January (2019) – Bottles of Hope

Treasurer – LeeAnn Kelley reported we have 31 paid members currently and updated the financial report.

Librarian: No new books

Bottles of Hope Coordinator: Tom Gibson

Need more Bottles

Webmaster: Cheryl Reich is the new Webmaster. okpolyclay@adolia.biz

Old Business:

  • Retreat: Marsha will be the auctioneer this year. Blended auction-silent leading to live. Still need to identify a guest artist. If you have ideas please let Tom know.
  • Discussion of Deb Hart’s all day workshop on October 6. She will be teaching INRO. Will be held at our regular meeting place from 9-5. 6 people have signed up.

New Business:

  • We will no longer be meeting in the Bridge Gallery, but in Studio One monthly
  • Discussion of display at the Yukon Library in January 2019

Announcements:

Next month, if you won last month be sure to bring goodie bags.

Next month is inchie month

Drawing

Providers of bags: Betty x 2, Tom, Jane, Angela

Winners: Connie, Carmen, Tom, Deborah

Next Meeting is October 13, 2018

Respectfully submitted by Laura Clarkson, Secretary COPCG, from notes by Katherine Barnes