Sunday, August 25, 2019

September!

September is just around the corner and our meeting will be one you don’t want to miss!
 Carl Hentsch's love of creative pursuits began at an early age when he learned sewing, knitting and patternmaking. He became passionate about quilting in 2006 after dabbling in it for years, and today he's a quilting author and designer. Along with teaching on Craftsy, Carl shares his knowledge at quilt shops and guilds across the country.
You can visit his website at http://www.3dogdesignco.com/

Join us as we enjoy Carl's lecture titled, "Color 101".  Bring a friend!  Visitors are always welcome.  Your first visit is free!  

Be sure to bring your finished quilts and projects to share at Show & Tell!  

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild, you can learn more right here:


Tuesday, July 30, 2019

August Guild Meeting...

Please join us on Thursday, August 8 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm for our monthly guild meeting. 
Our speaker is our very own Tia Curtis. Tia Curtis is an award winning, professional long arm quilter and quilt designer. She has taught the quilt-making process on both hemispheres of the planet. Her quilts, patterns and designs have been featured in numerous books and magazines.

Tia lives in Kansas with her husband and teenaged children. 

Tia studied quilt making with Gwen Marston and combines many different quilt- making techniques to create her free form pieces. Classes with Tia are uplifting and inspiring

Tia blogs at tiacurtisquilts.blogspot.com and campfollowerbags.blogspot.com. Her website is www.Tiacurtisquilts.com. She also has a Youtube channel where she shares fun sewing projects and improv techniques for creating quilt blocks and she demonstrates her beautiful quilting style with her Gammill Long Arm. 

Be sure to bring your finished quilts and projects to share at Show & Tell!  

Bring a friend!  Visitors are always welcome.  Your first visit is free!  

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

June’s Guild Meeting!

Please join us as we welcome Maria Shell to the Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild!

Quilt Artist Maria Shell will share her work from her first stitches to her most recent pieces along with some fun stories about trying to quilt while raising three boys in the wild lands of Alaska. Maria’s work is grounded in the tradition of American patchwork while also connecting to both the modern and art quilt moments. 
It is journey filled with laughter, dark Alaskan nights, and lots of stitching.

Members can always attend monthly Guild Meetings for F R E E!
There will be a $10 charge for non-members at the door

If you are interested in becoming a member, please visit: http://www.kcmodernquiltguild.com/p/membership.html

Meeting Location: Abdallah Shriners 5300 Metcalf Ave. Overland Park KS 66202
Doors open at 6:10pm and the program starts at 6:30pm

Sunday, May 5, 2019

May’s Guild Meeting...

Come to the May meeting to hear all about bindings, edge finishes and accents for your quilts.  Jane Bromberg will be giving her presentation, Finishing Up!, a trunk show that includes over 40 quilts that showcase many different ways to finish the edges of your quilts.  From simple to complicated and from classic to quirky there will be something that you will love to use on your quilts.

Be sure to bring your finished quilts and projects to share at Show & Tell!  

Bring a friend!  Visitors are always welcome.  Your first visit is free!  

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild, you can learn more right here:

https://www.kcmodernquiltguild.com/p/membership.html

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

April’s Guild Meeting- Special Guest!



Our April meeting will be held Thursday, April 11 at 6:30pm
at Abdallah Shriners 5300 Metcalf Ave. Overland Park, KS.


Please join us for a special evening with our guest, Tara Faughnan.
Tara will be speaking on the Process of Design- from initial spark to the finished quilt.
Developing ideas, scale and color, what to do when you hit a wall in the process...
Tara will share her work and process. You won’t want to miss it.
It’s sure to be an inspirational evening. We hope you’ll join us!