Modern Quilt Group


Meetings are usually held the first Thursday of every month from 1:00 to 3:00 at the Bracebridge United Church,  46 Dominion St. Bracebridge.    Cost is $2 to attend.

Here are minutes from the meetings…. most recent first.
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Upcoming Events

October 14th – November 11   A show called ‘4 Skins‘ at the Chapel Gallery featuring four local women artists.

November 10-12  York Heritage will have a show November 10,11,12 at the Botanical Gardens on Sheppard.   19 vendors!!

November 17-19  Muskoka Arts and Crafts Christmas Show

November 18 The Bracebridge United Church Christmas Marketplace will be November 18.

December 4th – A new quilt shop opening in Bracebridge at the same location as Muskoka Quilting.

Contact Info

The Modern Quilt Group was started by Mary McFarlane and Wendy Wight in July 2017.  For more information about this group, please email  Mary  or  Wendy.  


Below you will find links to Modern Quilt books, patterns and websites/blogs.  These are ones that have been discussed at the meetings or circulated by members of the Modern Guilt Group.  The most recent additions will be first.


Also …check out Guild Library, the Huntsville Library, the Bracebridge Library, and the Gravenhurst Library for Modern Quilt books.


BOM Patterns

November 2017 – Wonky Christmas Tree – Our December block of the month or monthly challenge will be to make anything with a wonky Christmas tree…pot holder, table runner, tree ornament, quilt!   Here’s a tutorial …   Modern Tree Block

October 2017 –  Pick a project for November’s sew day.  Suggestions are:   Triangle pouch    Wide Mouth Pouch   One Hour Basket

September 2017 – Any variation of ‘pick up sticks’.   For ideas and instructions check out  From  or From Pink Robin Studio from Sept 30 2016

August 2017 –  Circle of Friends:  From Emerald Coast Modern Quilt Guild  or  From Toefeather.blogspot .



Lazy Gal Quilter
Quilt Sticks
Exuberant Color 

Aurifil Free Patterns

Weekender Bag Pattern  found at  Annie’s – Crochet, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing & More
Leslie Tucker Jenison – Description of making a Modern Quilt
Oakshott Fabrics – Free Patterns

25 Free Modern Quilt Patterns from quiltinspiraton.blospot
Orlando Modern Quilt Group
Fresh Quilting
Stephanie Redfern Post  – Festival of Quilts 2017
Leslie Tucker Jenison

Angela Walters You Tube – Midnight Quilt Show
Fons and Porter – search for Modern Quilt
Pinterest – search for Modern Quilt
Erin Wilson Quilts
Libs Elliot – Quilts designed by computer
Portland Modern Quilt Guild
Tula Pink
Victoria Findlay Wolfe
Emerald Coast Modern Quilt Guild