June - busy, busy busy!

June – busy, busy busy!

Wow, we had quite the extensive meeting and there were lots of notes written and the pens were busy scribbling down dates/times/challenges/news and more!  Susan reminded us of our July Canada  150 themed meeting. We would like a red and…

Some Sticky Business is going On!

Some Sticky Business is going On!

The month of May Blog is written by Lindsay Melnychuk. She has done the most awesome write-up including many details that I would have missed at our meeting. Well done Lindsay, this is fantastic. And if you’d like to check…

April Showers bring... Quilts!

April Showers bring… Quilts!

Well we certainly hope that everyone is fairing well in this soaking rain showered month of April leading into May. The rain didn’t dampen our spirits, nor our quilting expertise as you can see from our April meeting line-up!  …

Improv Round Robin Sew-In

Improv Round Robin Sew-In

Written by Tara McInerney the organizer and quilter extraordinare of our Improv Round Robin Sew-In ! How do you: Work on 11 completely different quilts in one day… Stretch your improvisational quilting skills to the next level… Learn to trust…

Improv Tutorial

Improv Tutorial

Our Sew-In with the Improv Round Robin, taken from Sherri Lynn Wood book The Improv Handbook for Modern Quilters, page 42 was a resounding success. We will be postings pictures within the next 24 hours. Total we had 13 participants…

Quilting, Flying Geese and our Wow Factor Quilts!

Quilting, Flying Geese and our Wow Factor Quilts!

Well if ever there was a Modern Quilt Guild meeting to NOT miss, this was the one! The pictures and stories we have to tell will astound and amaze you with the ingenuity of our Guild and our members  …

The Wind Blew !

The Wind Blew !

We’ve started something new and it involves our members in the Guild being “guest bloggers”, so occasionally we will ask a member to write the blog and give their perspective on the meeting. February guest blogger was Kathleen and she…

It's a Banner Year Already!

It’s a Banner Year Already!

Well if our January meeting is an indicator of how the year is going to be then we are off to more than a Banner Year. I think everyone left the meeting astounded at the creativity of our group and…

December Delights

December Delights

Of all of our meetings held through out the  year the December meeting has to be the most outrageously fun with more laughter than our room has ever seen! The sheer delight in exchanging gifts, the thievery, the cunning at…

Modern Quilters Rock!

Modern Quilters Rock!

What a meeting, what a great bunch of people, what a wonderful night of laughter, what a Modern Quilt Guild should be!!!! When you are a Modern Quilter it’s empowering yourself to be free with your imagination, your quilts and…