I can’t wait for May!

April showers, bring May flowers, but I live in Wisconsin, so I’ll be blunt. I need flowers and I want them now! Spring is such a wonderful season, and although our winter wasn’t too bad, I’m happy to have a little more sun at the end of my day, a lighter jacket and what I hope will soon be tulips and daffodils poking out of my flower beds. This hope and day dreams of the […]

January 2020 Meeting Recap

January 09, 2020 Minutes of the Madison Modern Quilt Guild Meeting New Announcements Format Due to meeting time constraints, members need to email the guild and request time for an announcement. Other announcements may be made at the end of the meeting if there is time Visitors We had three visitors! One local, two from the Fox Valley Dues $45 is due now.  Pay by cash or check at the February meeting. After the February […]

Announcing the New Officers

Democracy is alive and well in our MadMod community. During our November 14th meeting we voted in our new officers. Please welcome the following individuals: President: Tara Curtis Vice President: Tiffany Grayson Treasurer: Valerie Mau Secretary: Elaine Morrison Web content: Bridget Vian Event Chair: Brianna Stapleton Welch Event Planner: Tracy Rucka Thank you everyone for volunteering to make our community fun and engaging.

WHAT TO LOOK FORWARD TO

Happy lack of Fall everyone! We hope that the onslaught of winter weather has forced you into your sewing cave and that you are already hibernating amongst your multiple UFOs. Sign up here for November’s Meeting on Thursday, November 14th. Our theme is “Explore Your Creativity!” headed by Briana Stapleton Welch. Brianna will facilitate various stations focused on different activities to explore creativity, inspired by different artists, writers and makers. Bring your curiosity. Plus we […]

April 2019 Meeting Recap

Happy Spring Mad Mod Guild! It’s hard to believe it, but I think we have finally reached Spring weather! We hope that your Easter (should you celebrate it) was full of chocolate and sugary treats. Here is what you missed from the April meeting: ~Thanks to our wonderful guest speaker, Natalie Santini, the Madison Modern Quilt Guild was able to purchase rotary cutters for every paid member. We started handing them out at the April […]

March 2019 Meeting Recap

It’s official…. spring is here.  We hope that you have spent some time soaking up the sunshine.  Let’s face it, the bugs are on their way and we will soon be complaining about the humidity.  So, enjoy these lovely weeks while they last. Here is a recap of what you may have missed, or need help remembering, from our March meeting. ANNOUNCEMENTS: *Tracy announced that she will be setting up 6 more sew dates for […]

February 2019 Meeting Recap

HAPPY ALMOST SPRING EVERYONE!!   For those of you that could use the reminder… clocks move forward this weekend, so that is 1 less hour of sewing you will be able to cram in this Sunday. Here is the recap of the February 2019 Meeting: We were surrounded by 41 friends, with 6 guests in attendance.  Cathy was the winner of our wonderful block lotto.   We can’t wait to see what she makes with […]

Make Art, Build Community, Sew Together!

Hello Mad Mod! Some exciting opportunities are arranged for us to sew together and build our community in the New Year. Tracy has set up sew days at Blue Bar Quilts, Quintessential Quilts Madison East, and Electric Needle. Sign up using the links below. A valid email is required to sign up. When you sign up, you will receive a confirmation email. Inside this email is a link in case you need to change or […]

September 2018 Meeting Recap

Happy Fall Everyone! We had a full house for our September meeting.  We had 53 active members and 10 guests.  Wow, we are busting at the seams.  Please consider signing up to help us discuss our MMQG space concerns.  We have a wonderful growing community, we need your help in making sure that we have the space to accommodate everyone without getting into trouble with the fire marshal.  Please sign up here to attend our meeting […]

October block lotto – Halloween

It was recommended that since this will be our October 11 meeting, perhaps the next block lotto theme should be Halloween. And who am I to deny your use of happy skulls? Well, I won’t! Make any block, in any colors. Just so long as it feels like Halloween, and it it’s a 12″ block (12.5″ unfinished). Show me your best spooky! For every block you bring, you’ll get one entry to win the whole lot […]