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Astro Quilt: April 2020

Imagine a future where people live in homes high above the clouds and drive around in cars that fly. The sky is always blue and a robot does all the cooking and cleaning leaving you all the time you need for quilting! Sound like a dream? Or maybe a bit… Read More

Strawberry Wild Block: April, May, June 2020

Our latest Block Study design is Strawberry Wild by Sara Flynn, a member of the Portland MQG. This is a confident beginner-friendly block design with more potential than you might initially imagine. Don’t forget to see the bonus quilts made with this block — the Strawberry Blue and Prickly Pear quilts, available… Read More

Strawberry Blue Quilt: April, May, June 2020

This quilt uses the Strawberry Wild block designed by Sara Flynn in a field of negative space to create a modern quilt full of impact. Don’t forget to download the block and the bonus Prickly Pear quilt pattern, available on the Resources page. The sample quilt was made by Sara Flynn of… Read More

Broken Bars Quilt: MQG Modern Classic May 2020

In celebration of our 10th anniversary, we present the MQG Modern Classics. This quarterly collection is a selection of a few of our past favorites from the Quilt of the Month series, which started in 2015. With new colors, new arrangements, new possibilities, MQG members can find the full patterns on… Read More

Prickly Pear Quilt: April, May, June 2020

This quilt uses the Strawberry Wild block designed by Sara Flynn in a field of negative space to create a modern quilt full of impact. Don’t forget to download the block and the bonus Strawberry Blue quilt pattern, available on the Resources page. The sample quilt was… Read More

Meeting of the Geese Quilt: MQG Modern Classic April 2020

​In celebration of our 10th anniversary, we present the MQG Modern Classics. This quarterly collection is a selection of a few of our past favorites from the Quilt of the Month series, which started in 2015. With new colors, new arrangements, new possibilities, MQG members can find the… Read More

Industrial Revolution Quilt: MQG Modern Classic June 2020

​In celebration of our 10th anniversary, we present the MQG Modern Classics. This quarterly collection is a selection of a few of our past favorites from the Quilt of the Month series, which started in 2015. With new colors, new arrangements, new possibilities, MQG members can find the full patterns on… Read More

Moulinets Quilt, January 2020

Moulinets is a fun, quick quilt to make from 9 double pinwheel blocks. Pinwheel toys symbolize the ability to turn your luck around. These blocks are just what you need to bring good fortune to you or to someone you love! quilt0052B.jpg ​  … Read More

Arrows Quilt, February 2020

” I love the big sky and the landscapes of the Southwestern USA. They bring back fond memories of cross country family road trips. The Navajo and Pueblo style art in textiles and pottery are my inspiration for many of my quilt designs. I am also drawn to… Read More

Rock Candy Quilt, March 2020

Rock Candy is a design I created after spending an afternoon with my nieces, who each delighted in the simple treat of a lollipop. The design evolved as I thought about the rounded edges that can become sharp in your mouth, especially when choosing to chew a candy… Read More