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Minutes For Meeting July 27, 2011

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Beady Bunch July 27, 2011 Meeting Minutes

The meeting was called to order with 15 members and 2 guests present.

We welcomed the guests and hope to have them join us again.

The minutes from last month were approved.

Lisa gave the treasure’s report.

Old Business:

Our president, Chris, gave us a review of details on the upcoming national teacher workshops. The information for both workshops has been posted to our web site if you have any questions. Also, Diane Fitzgerald has the Omaha projects posted on her web site.

New Business:

The Lincoln Bead Bazaar will be held on Oct 15th.

The meeting was adjourned followed by Show and Tell and the first half of a project on Viking knit taught by Julie, Lisa and Linette.

We will complete it in August, so consult our web site or your email from Julie for the remaining materials needed to finish it up.

Thanks gals you did a great job!

Submitted by: Denise Stahl, Secretary

Supply List For July, August, 2011 Meetings

Here is the supply list for July and August.   
Viking Knit Bracelet
For both months:
Nylon jay pliers (for straightening wire)
Wire cutters
Viking Knit Bracelet
For July: 
Approximately 10 yards of 18 or 20 gage dead soft wire (Artistic Wire is recommended) or sterling silver wire
1/2″ wooden dowel
Nylon jaw pliers
For August:
2 -End Cones (sterling or plated, your choice)
1 – large focal bead of your choice
1 -Clasp of your choice
1′ – 24 gage craft or sterling wire (used to finish bracelet)
Additional supplies that Julie, Lisa, and Linnette will supply
Draw plate
Credit card or 3″ wide piece of sturdy cardboard
3′ 24 gage craft wire
masking tape