2018 Holiday Party

Our holiday party was held at Julie's home. Attendees worked together to make two beautiful quilts which will be donated to Orangewood Foundation. This event was a potluck and everyone brought a dish to share. We also had a fat quarter Yankee Swap where people brought 5 coordinating fat quarters in modern fabrics. There were … Continue reading 2018 Holiday Party

November 2018 Meeting

Our last meeting of the year! Thank you to this year's officers and chairwomen who contributed their time and dedication to OCMQG! Storybook Challenge The winners! 1st, 2nd, and 3rd. Our popular November Challenge was to make a philanthropy quilt based on a children's, tween, or young adult book. The quilts will be given to … Continue reading November 2018 Meeting

QuiltCon Charity Quilt-In

Once again, OC Modern Quilt Guild is participating in the Modern Quilt Guild's charity quilt challenge to be showcased at QuiltCon 2019 in Nashville, TN.  Color palette and small piecing theme of the challenge are described in more detail here. PHASE 1.  We met at the Batty Lady in Orange to work on this year's … Continue reading QuiltCon Charity Quilt-In

November 2017 Meeting & Hawthorne Supply Co. Charity Challenge

We announced the challenge for the November Philanthropy Quilt at the July meeting. We received many samples of digitally printed fabric from Hawthorne Threads who kindly donated these to the guild. The challenge is to design a quilt using the digitally printed fabric as inspiration, and to also incorporate it into the quilt. We also … Continue reading November 2017 Meeting & Hawthorne Supply Co. Charity Challenge

November 2017 Hawthorne Supply Co. Charity Challenge

We announced the challenge for the November Philanthropy Quilt at the July meeting. We received many samples of digitally printed fabric from Hawthorne Threads who kindly donated these to the guild. The challenge is to design a quilt using the digitally printed fabric as inspiration, and to also incorporate it into the quilt. We also … Continue reading November 2017 Hawthorne Supply Co. Charity Challenge

Storybook Challenge

This was our second year of doing the storybook challenge: Choose a children's book and make a quilt based on the book. Once again, our guild members have really pulled out the stops and created beautiful, thoughtful quilts for the Pediatric Cancer center. The quilts were made for children baby to 18 years old. Our … Continue reading Storybook Challenge