Showing posts from May, 2020

May 2020 Newsletter

May 2020 Newsletter Hello ! Longer days and warmer weather are finally here! Social distancing measures might need to be in place for a little while longer, but we can certainly still enjoy some time outdoors in the sunshine! And, of course, we can always find time for some quilting. Read on to see what we're up to this month.  This Month's Meeting Our next virtual meeting will be Sunday May 31st 3:00-5:30. We'll be using Zoom again, and details on how to log in will be sent a day or two before the meeting. In order to participate, you must be a member in good standing, or pay the guest fee. To become a member or be a guest please visit our  TMQG online shop! Here's what's happening: WIP and welcome! Starting at 3:00, share what you have been working on and get encouragement, feedback and advice from guild members.  A virtual trunk show by our own Peter Byrne, and some insights on his success at QuiltCon.  A spotlight presentation with Three

April 2020 meting recap

April 2020 Meeting Recap Hello ! Were you able to join us for our April virtual meeting? We had a great time, and maybe even learned a few things about modern quilting! Our guild remains active and our members seem to be keeping busy despite the difficult situation that we find ourselves in. Stay safe and stay well!  Announcements Bobbie has launching this year's President's Challenge! It will feature the characteristics of modern quilting, and a modern colour palette.  Click here  to get more information and sign up to participate!  The Maritime Modern Quilt Guild is doing a quilt drive for those affected by the tragic events in Nova Scotia, and our guild has stepped up to help provide some much needed comfort. If you are interested in contributing some blocks to this cause, email us  for more information and to sign up to contribute. Do you have an area of expertise to share with the guild? Sign up to give a spotlight presentation at one of our upcomin