Modern Quilt Show

Australia’s Modern Quilt Show was recently held in the lovely coastal NSW town of Kiama.  Hosted by the Wollongong Modern Quilt Guild, the show attracted modern quilts from around Australia.  No fewer than 21 MMQG members had made or contributed to quilts that were chosen to exhibit for this show, and several of our members […]

Anne’s True Blue achievement

We love to celebrate successes of our members!  We recently caught up with MMQG member Anne Robinson to find out about her quilt “The Grazier”.  I made this quilt for the Australasian Quilt Convention’s Challenge this year. The theme was “True Blue” and quilts had to be 90cm square and the competition was open to […]

Super Sit and Sew Day

                It certainly was an action packed day at Saturday’s Super Sit and Sew Day, and it was our last event at our host GJ’s Discount Fabrics in Brunswick (before they move to Fairfield). As well as our usual activities (quilting, chatting, eating), Amy got us to channel our […]

Social Stitching Evening

We had a baker’s dozen at the recent Social Stitching Evening at Ashburton Library. Kristy was working on her completely hand-pieced hexie quilt. Ssu-Yuan and her mum, Jenny were working together on the lovely almost sashiko-style handquilting along both sides of each seam.  It’s a beautiful and dramatic colour-block quilt of enormous squares. Trish has […]

Modern Quilts at ACQ

We have been delighted to have been invited by the organisers of the Australasian Quilt Convention to provide a showcase of modern quilts.  Melbourne Modern Quilt Guild have worked with Modern Quilt Guilds from around Australia to provide a representation of the artform, with the support of the Modern Quilt Guild.  The AQC is running […]