November Meeting Space & New Treasurer

Good Afternoon MMQG!As you know, our November meeting will be held at Stitcher’s Crossing.  A few members expressed concern that the meeting space might not be large enough.  I have calculated the average number of attendees over the past year.  (Yes, we keep track!) The average number of attendees is 20.  (The range of attendees over the past year has been between 10 and 28.) I brought your concern to Sharon at Stitchers Crossing and she stated […]

October Sew Day

Hello! Now that everyone is starting to settle into an autumn routine, we thought we would get sew days rolling again.  October’s sew day will be held at Bungalow Quilting and Yarn in Ripon. The event will be held on Sunday, October 20th from 9:30am to 5:30pm. Judy has room for 10 sewists so please sign up for the event here. This is a free event. Judy is graciously providing us with irons and ironing […]

Big Things Happening in September!

Big happenings at the September meeting!  Are you ready?  Here’s the scoop!Business:Vote on amended By-Laws.  Please read our updated By-Laws and email any comments or corrections to  Be ready to discuss them and vote to adopt them at the meeting. Added Requirements needed in order to prepare for joining the national Modern Quilt Guild such as… The Requirements to be exempt as an Organization described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Updated fiscal calendar […]

Winter Quilt Show 2013

Hello Modern Quilters!The Sequoya Library (Our meeting home!) had a last minute cancelation and asked us if we’d like to show our quilts this November and December!  Ofcourse we will!What you need to know…. Anyone that has been attending meetings may show a quilt provided there is space for it.   A Modern Holiday theme is encouraged but not required.  Show your best interpretation of what a modern quilt means to you!  Any size quilt is welcome.   […]

September Block Lotto!

Hello everyone! Great work on last month’s blocks. Congratulations to Dayna for winning those beauties! Can’t wait to see your finished quilt. Because our meetings take place at the end of the month, I would like the theme for the lotto to be relevant for the next month. So this month’s blocks have a Halloween vibe to them. This is the color palette. Greys, blacks, oranges, and golds. Spooky. Fabric inspiration: The block, Webs and […]