Gold Needle Sponsor

By now we’re sure all of you have heard of QuiltCon, the inaugural conference and show of The Modern Quilt Guild. If you haven’t, go check it out now! The lectures and workshops catalog is available for you to view now, and registration opens August 30!...

June guild meeting will feature Jacquie Gering!

Jacquie Gering of Tallgrass Prairie Studio is an iconic figure in the modern quilting world and a much missed member of the Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild. Though we lost her to Chicago last year, we are welcoming her back with open arms this Thursday, June 14th, as...

Visiting with Weeks Ringle

As Spring Quilt Market closed down in Kansas City, the excitement remained high for the Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild, as well as a few quilters who had the good fortune to stay an extra day, or miss a flight or two. Weeks Ringle stayed an extra day also, just to...

Modern Meet Up – Part 2

First we thanked our sponsors and volunteers. Now we want to thank YOU! All the people who attended the Meet Up and enjoyed themselves! THANK YOU! And, photos of our prize winners!(we apologize, we could not match names to three of our winners. If you know who they...

Part 1 – Modern Meet Up Success

Are you guys as tired as we are? Whew! What a Meet Up!! Now that the furor has died down, the first thing we want to do is thank all the fabulous sponsors who made this event possible. Prize table First up: The Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild and the Saint Louis Modern...

Venue change for the Modern Meet Up!

Our expected crowd count for tonight has exceeded the Marriott bar and lounge capacity, so we have booked a ballroom just for you to hang out in! The Modern Meet Up will now be in the Count Basie Ballroom on the second floor of the Marriott Tower hotel. The time is...

The Kandinsky Challenge

Members of the Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild recently participated in a Kandinsky Challenge. Nine Kandinsky paintings were presented and quilters created a quilt inspired by the painting of their choice using solid fabrics. Many of these quilts are being shown in an...

COMING UP SOON – Modern Meet Up and Weeks Ringle

We wanted to remind everyone of two really exciting upcoming events! First, this Saturday, May 19th is the Modern Meet Up! Open to everyone, it begins at 7pm. Click here for details and to see all the sponsors (with crazy-cool prizes)! Second, Weeks Ringle will be...

KCMQG Retreat

The KC Modern Quilt Guild held its very first retreat at the beginning of April. We met at the lovely Spring Hill Suites in Lawrence, KS for a weekend filled with sewing, shopping, snacking, and very little sleeping.  The retreat started on Friday afternoon in...

Inspiration of the Week – improv boy quilt

If you’re one of those quilters who struggle to come up with ideas for boy quilts, this inspiration is for you! Straight from Erica at Kitchen Table Quilting, this improv boy quilt is a great mix of “manly” colors and fabrics! We think a boy of 8, or...