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

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

February Monthly Meeting

What a great meeting! We had about 25-30 people and a few new members have signed up! Welcome, ladies. We also had a wonderful new meeting space at Charrisse Consign Design in Laguna Niguel - thank you, Charrisse! Hens and Chickens, an auxiliary of the Golden State College Foundation, came by to show us their opportunity … Continue reading February Monthly Meeting

QuiltCon East – Feb 2017

Hi, All - If you're interested in attending QuiltCon in Savannah, CA next year, it's time to start planning. As the event gets closer, there may folks who are willing to share a room/need a room, which can cut down on hotel costs (quilting AND adult slumber party anyone?). The convention center is near Historic … Continue reading QuiltCon East – Feb 2017

QuiltCon – What’s Your Modern Style?

Contribution by Karen Aalders There are many spectrums in modern quilting - the construction of the quilt top, the style of the quilting (stitch in the ditch, straight line, free motion), or on the artistic spectrum of eclectic (bold and scrappy) to minimalism. QuiltCon had quilts that represented all of these areas and were inspiring to … Continue reading QuiltCon – What’s Your Modern Style?