NEORQC Education Grant Applications Due July 1st
The NEORQC Education Grant is offered to provide up to $300 to organizations promoting the fine art of quilting and raising the public awareness of the art form.
We especially encourage projects that introduce youth to sewing & quilting.
This money can be used for supplies, field trip admissions and workshop fees for education of textiles, history, mixed media, traditional or the art form of quilting.
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Further information is available on the Grant Page of this website, or by contacting the Grant Chair, Nancy Marin, at email@example.com.
NEORQC Getaway Teacher Proposals Solicited
NEORQC is currently soliciting teaching proposals for classes at the 2016 Getaway which is planned for February 19-21, 2016.
Classes may be of any type such as pieced, applique, etc. Class time is approximately 12 hours for the weekend and class size will be limited to size preferred. Teacher compensation will be $300.00 plus room and board for the weekend. Room assignments will be based on double occupancy.
If you are interested in teaching a class, complete the attached proposal and email it with a photograph of the project by June 4th to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Click here for Proposal Form in .docx format (MS Word)... or pdf format ...
If your project is selected, you will be notified and asked to attend the June 6th, 2015 NEORQC membership meeting in Rocky River with your project. (If you cannot attend, ask a friend to bring your project for you or contact email@example.com to make alternate arrangements).
Opportunities for NEORQC Involvement!
A few of our committees are seeking energetic individuals to get involved in the organization. NEORQC promotes the love of quilting and art of quilt making to over 1,000 quilt enthusiasts with a handful of dedicated individuals! This is your chance to contribute to the supportive and collaborative endeavors of this organization. Opportunities available:
- Newsletter Editor.
- Field/Region representative - Southwest counties.
- Field/Region representative - Northeast counties.
If you have talents that would compliment these committees and are willing to volunteer your time and efforts, please express your interest to our president, Marie Ralston!
Host Guilds Needed
We are seeking a guild to volunteer to host a meeting in 2016 (March or June). NEORQC currently offers $250 to host guilds to cover expenses.
- Facility with room setup for the meeting
- Program / Speaker
- Lunch is generally potluck, but the host supplies morning pastries, coffee & punch and table service (ie plates & eating utensils)
NEORQC has its own microphone system if one is not available at the facility. Contact Lila Kliot, VP for additional information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Support our local member shops and quilt teachers!!
They are the best!!