Monday, February 24, 2014

Meeting on Wednesday - 5 reminders!

There is a meeting of the Ann Arbor Quilt Guild on Wednesday, Feb 26 at 6:30pm at Pink Castle Fabrics.

Please book your space!

Please be ready to pay your membership dues - $25 if you pay via check.  Those who wish to pay via PayPal will be asked to pay $27.
Checks can be made out to the Ann Arbor Modern Quilt Guild

Please bring your Riley Blake entry, as well as a Fat Quarter, if you would like to participate.
We will be doing a tools de-stash!  Have sewing/quilting tools that you aren’t into?  Bring them to the meeting and maybe someone else will enjoy them!

Please bring a chair if you have one.

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Weekly Round Up for February 23, 2014!

Lots going on this week!

First, there are two members who have blogged about their entries for the Modern Quilt Guild Riley Blake challenge!

Rossie's Zombie Ocean Waves Quilt:

And Jenna's Riley's Cloud:

These both have amazing quilting, so click over to see the close ups!

Debbie has a new quilt called Zephyr, the pattern is in the Modern Quilt Guild newsletter:

Ronit finished up her Rocketship:

Ginia is sharing a baby quilt she made with Monaluna's Urban Garden collection on her blog:

She also has a neat nine patch quilt in the post, so be sure to click over!

I finished up my snowflake tree skirt (pattern by Debbie) this week:

Emily made two adorable dresses for her daughters for the Lizzy House Catnap dress contest:

Jenna made a fantastic dress for herself for the same contest, as well:

Both posts have many amazing pictures, so go and see!

And more on clothing sewing, Pam has been finishing up all those onesies.

The meeting is this week! Hope to see you there. Make sure you reserve a spot!

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Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Michael Miller MQG Challenge

The Modern Quilt Guild has announced another fabulous challenge!  

An email has been sent to our members asking if you'd like to participate.  We need a headcount so we can be sent enough fabric bundles from Michael Miller!  

Please respond ASAP.


  • The challenge runs from March 2014-June 23, 2014.
  • Winners announced July 8, 2014
  • Members may make anything they want as long as it is quilted!
  • Add in any solid or Michael Miller printed fabric.
  • You do not need to use all the fabrics given to you.
  • Upload and share your photos to the Fabric Challenge Forum on the Community site.
  • MQGs can create guild specific challenges, as long as the other guidelines are upheld.
  • Don’t forget to use the #mqgfabricchallenge on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter!