February 2018 Meeting

OCMQG February 2018 Meeting Recap (held on 3/1/18) Co President, Karen Miller, lead our meeting. Important Notice about Meeting and Sew In Location Changes We will no longer be able to meet at Cosmic Quilting starting the March 29, 2018 meeting.¬† New Location will be In Laguna Woods at Club Rooms 2 & 3 in … Continue reading February 2018 Meeting

October 2017 Meeting

We had another full house at our May meeting! Thanks for coming! Quiltcon 2017 Several members discussed their experiences at Quiltcon 2017. Highlights includied seeing OCMQG member Lucinda's quilt at the show, the Siddi Quilts exhibit, the Angela Walters exhibit, and seeing all of the charity quilts. Including OURS: Quiltcon 2018 Quiltcon 2018 will be … Continue reading October 2017 Meeting

Navigating the Mother Ship (or how to find stuff on The MQG site)

Hi, All - At the last meeting, there was a question regarding where to find links to the latest webinar on The MQG website. And then there were questions on how to navigate through the site... First some quick links you may find helpful: Mary Fons's Webinar, "Definition: Modern Quilting"¬†This was fabulous. Worth at least … Continue reading Navigating the Mother Ship (or how to find stuff on The MQG site)

QuiltCon 2017 – Charity Quilt Challenge

It's that time of year again - planning and piecing our entry for the QuiltCon Charity Quilt Challenge - 2017. Susan Manson is our fearless leader for this project (thank you, Susan!). We'd like the quilt to go to an Orange County female veteran - Please contact Susan if you know a woman who is an US … Continue reading QuiltCon 2017 – Charity Quilt Challenge

Benefits of MQG: Webinars

Last week, we posted about MQG's pattern of the month as one of the "perks" to belonging to The MQG mother-ship. This week, we bring you WEBINARS. About once a month, the MQG hosts a webinar on a topic related to quilting - Creative and Business. Past Creative Webinar topics have included Social Media, Being True … Continue reading Benefits of MQG: Webinars

Benefits of MQG: Free Patterns!

One of the questions that's routinely asked by new members (and current ones) is: What are the benefits of belonging to The MQG through OCMQG? Besides member discounts for QuiltCon (future post), every month a new pattern is released to MQG members. These patterns are designed by active modern quilters, many of whom have their … Continue reading Benefits of MQG: Free Patterns!