Modern Quilt Group


Meetings are usually held the first Thursday of every month from 1:00 to 3:00 pm.  Presently we are meeting on Zoom and in good weather Annie Williams Park.

Minutes and Photos from the Meetings 

2023 05 04  Zoom Meeting  Minutes  Pictures

2023 05 04   June Quilt Show

2023 04 06 Zoom Meeting   Minutes  Pictures

2023 03 02  Zoom Meeting   Minutes   Pictures

2023 02 02 Zoom Meeting   Minutes   Pictures

2023 01 05 Zoom Meeting   Minutes   Pictures


To see all the albums for the monthly meetings.   Collection of Albums of Modern Meetings


Contact Information for  Meetings:

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 .


Modern Christmas Tree Block  

Wonky Bird Pattern

Instructions for t-shirt scarf

Stacey in Stitches
Freddy Moran quilts 
Haliburton School of the Arts
Cookie Cutter Pattern  

Instructions for t-shirt scarf

Fabric Sparks  Toronto Quilt Store
Country Clothesline Toronto Quilt store
Oh Look Fabric Milton Quilt Store
Landscapes of  Israel Quilt Show in London, On
Create in the Sticks – 30 blocks in 30 days 

Libs Elliot
Quilting Jet Girl
Girl with Umbrella – Free Pattern 
30 quilt blocks in 30 days
18 modern quilt blocks

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

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