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Old 04-16-2012, 04:11 AM
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I'm all the time asking people I see in quilt shops if they belong to the board. I then explain what it is and give them the web site. Would be nice to be able to recognize with a lapel pin or something.
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Old 04-16-2012, 04:40 AM
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I printed off my 'membership' card and am going to try to make a block from the picturer. Shouldn't be too hard. If I can accomplish that, then I should be able to reduce the size down to something smaller to put on our blouses. Might be able to post the pattern (of sorths, anyway) I'll keep everyone informed - but I am leaving for a quilt show in Slidell, LA on Wednesday, so this will be put on hold until next week when I return. Have 3 quilts entered, hope I come home with a 'warm fuzzy' from one of them!!
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Old 04-16-2012, 04:45 AM
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It would be nice to have a lapel pin. Most people I mention the QB to aren't members and then when I try to explain it to them, their next comment is, 'oh, I don't need anymore computer stuff'. I just shrug my shoulders and realize they just don't know what they are missing. LOL
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Old 04-16-2012, 04:53 AM
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Didn't know about the card That would have been so much easier to print off and wear to the quilt show. I ended up making a tag I wore around my neck. Didn't see any one else though. And I know with my eyesight I wouldn't see a lapel pin. lol But it is a great idea. I use to have a bunch of pins but they were dumped at a thrift store when I moved years ago ..
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Old 04-16-2012, 04:53 AM
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could someone design a little 2x2 or 1x1 block to make into a pin....I have one on my guild shirt a friend gave me and its really cute and tiny...
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Old 04-16-2012, 05:04 AM
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OK so this little quilt block wouldn't be that hard to piece and if you embroidered the letter Q B in the center would that work. Our guild did this with out logo and most of us just used a large safety pin sewn on to the back to attach it.
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Old 04-16-2012, 05:07 AM
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Thank you ghostrider for link to card... didn't know we had one... printed one out wallet size...
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Old 04-16-2012, 05:53 AM
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I think the quilt pin idea sounds good. It could be as simple as 2 or 3 colors of ribbons tacked together and a little cardboard circle with QB on it. Something like that would be enough so we could recognize other board members.
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Old 04-16-2012, 06:26 AM
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what about a tiny quilt with a bee on it as we are all bee's wether it is busy bee quilt bee ore newbee's?
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Old 04-16-2012, 07:01 AM
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My Mom just got me a charm on a necklace chain - the charm contains a fabric square - log cabin - you can put any small block in them for personalizing.
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