Chicago Modern Quilt GuilD

The mission and purpose of the Chicago Modern Quilt Guild is to provide a community based on common interests, building friendships, sharing inspiration and educating each other with a focus on modern quilting. The guild supports and encourages the growth and development of modern quilting through art, community building, and education.

We support our members through in-person and virtual monthly meetings, twice-annual retreats, expert guest instructors, charity work and more. Join us!

Photo: Triangles quilt by Erika Mulvenna

Join the guild

Membership comes with many benefits: a monthly newsletter, charity projects, sew-alongs, VIP sign-up opportunities for workshops, spring and fall retreats, and free admission to all meetings, including expert guest speakers. By joining CMQG you’ll also be part of the international Modern Quilt Guild, which offers endless opportunities for learning, growth and friendship. 

Photo: Quilt in progress by Emily Bruzzini

Upcoming Events

We are an active guild with lots going on! From meetings to sewcials, guest expert speakers to retreats, you can find all of our events here. We can’t wait to learn with you!

Recent Blog Posts:

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June 2024 Recap: All About Pouches

President Carolyn Strug welcomed attendees.  Announcements Programming There were three pouch demonstrations by Susan Holderread, Lynn Bailey, and Angie Wright — thanks for all the demos, y’all! Angie demonstrated the

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