Geometric Text is a quilt designed using my Modern Hexies method of hand sewing, glue appliqué and machine quilting. Using one of my favorite text prints I carefully kept the main image in tact in an... more
Partly Cloudy by Laura Bennett, 2015
I made this quilt as part of a guild challenge requiring that we only use solids manufactured by Cloud 9. I wanted to play with transparency in my design, but the colors which the solids came in did... more
Shattered and Mended by Lindsey Sanders, 2015
While I designed and constructed this quilt, I was working through some personal struggles. After being diagnosed with depression and anxiety, I felt broken. I had to put myself back together again... more
Navy Pier Summer by Maria Villar, 2015
"The pattern in the grounds of Chicago's Navy Pier inspired this quilt. The integration between the small and big zig zags created such a beautiful pattern that I immediately knew I wanted to... more
Churning by Jean Larson, 2015
I wanted to see what happens when you line up the points of churn dashes in a non-traditional way. Offsetting the columns of churn dashes created opportunities for interesting patterns in the... more
Dowie by Emily Cier, 2015
"Drops of rain falling in the night, blown by the winds off the Sound and illuminated by the street light.
A pattern for Dowie is published in Color Continuum no. 04 Duochromatic by Emily Cier/... more
One Earth by Kathy York, 2015
This quilt is a message of love for the earth and a dream of harmony among all people.
Cog by Emily Cier, 2014
"Monochromatic cogs smoothly spinning like a fresh rotary cutting blade.
A pattern for Cog is published in Color Continuum no. 01 Monochromatic by Emily Cier/Carolina Patchworks."
The MQG developed out of the thriving online community of modern quilters and their desire to start meeting in person. The founding guild was formed in Los Angeles in October of 2009. Through blogs and the Internet, word spread quickly of the fun they were having and soon guilds started popping up everywhere. The MQG is a nonprofit corporation with IRS 501c3 status. Learn More…