Author Archives: Darci Read


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December 18, 2023

Meet the Staff: Jennifer

By Darci Read

Meet Jennifer Fisher, Membership Manager We’d love for you to get to know the MQG Staff! Every few weeks, we’ll highlight one of our eight staff members. We’re quilters too, and we each made a quilt using a pattern from the MQG Resource Library to share with you. Once the…

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December 11, 2023

Meet the Staff: Kelsey

By Darci Read

Meet Kelsey Bellmore, Events Assistant We’d love for you to get to know the MQG Staff! Every few weeks, we’ll highlight one of our eight staff members. We’re quilters too, and we each made a quilt using a pattern from the MQG Resource Library to share with you. Once the…

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November 27, 2023

Meet the Staff: Jessica

By Darci Read

Meet Jessica Plunkett, Programs Specialist We’d love for you to get to know the MQG Staff! Every few weeks, we’ll highlight one of our eight staff members. We’re quilters too, and we each made a quilt using a pattern from the MQG Resource Library to share with you. Once the…

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November 13, 2023

Meet the Staff: Darci

By Darci Read

Meet Darci Read, Digital Experience Manager We’d love for you to get to know the MQG Staff! Every few weeks, we’ll highlight one of our eight staff members. We’re quilters too, and we each made a quilt using a pattern from the MQG Resource Library to share with you. Once…

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October 30, 2023

Meet the Staff: Elizabeth

By Darci Read

Meet Elizabeth Dackson, Director of Events We’d love for you to get to know the MQG Staff! Every few weeks, we’ll highlight one of our eight staff members. We’re quilters too, and we each made a quilt using a pattern from the MQG Resource Library to share with you. Once…

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October 16, 2023

Meet the Staff: Amanda

By Darci Read

Meet Amanda Bernay, Director of Partnerships We’d love for you to get to know the MQG Staff! Every few weeks, we’ll highlight one of our eight staff members. We’re quilters too, and we each made a quilt using a pattern from the MQG Resource Library to share with you. Once…

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October 9, 2023

QuiltCon Affinity Spaces

By Darci Read

Announcing Affinity Space at QuiltCon 2024, hosted by the MQG IDEA Committee We know that QuiltCon is a LOT, especially for those of us who may feel more alone at a large quilt show. Beginning with QuiltCon 2024, we are offering an Affinity Space for groups to gather and decompress.

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October 2, 2023

Meet the Staff: Isabelle

By Darci Read

Meet Isabelle Selak, Partnerships Assistant We’d love for you to get to know the MQG Staff! Every few weeks, we’ll highlight one of our eight staff members. We’re quilters too, and we each made a quilt using a pattern from the MQG Resource Library to share with you. Once the…

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September 18, 2023

Meet the Staff: Karen

By Darci Read

Meet Karen Cooper, Executive Director We’d love for you to get to know the MQG Staff! Every few weeks, we’ll highlight one of our eight staff members. We’re quilters too, and we each made a quilt using a pattern from the MQG Resource Library to share with you. Once the…

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August 28, 2023

QuiltCon 2025 Faculty Application

By Darci Read

QuiltCon 2025 Faculty Applications are Open! The Modern Quilt Guild welcomes and encourages a diverse community of instructors to submit an application to teach at QuiltCon 2025 in Phoenix, AZ, from February 20-23, 2025. What are we looking for? Experienced instructors with fresh material, teaching techniques of interest to modern…

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