Upcoming Events of Interest
Registration is open, but there's no rush to register! Registration will be open until October 15th, and will have space for everyone who wants to attend. All the information you need will be emailed to you the day registration opens and also posted to the MQG Sessions area of the MQG website.
You have to be a member to attend, so be sure to tell your friends to join the MQG so they can take advantage of this awesome event. We're so thrilled with the roster of teachers, we hope you are too!
American Quilter Society - Worldwide Quilt Parade
October 12-26 (Virtual Show and Tell)
Sharonville October 13-15
Cincinnati Nature Center - October 21-23
Blocks for Ukraine
Send 8.5” blue and yellow blocks for Claudia Pfeil’s quilts for Ukraine project @pfeilclaudia and #pieceforpeace
20401 Matterhorn Drive
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025
February 23 - 26, 2023 - QuiltCon
10 years of QuiltCon - can you believe it? The first QuiltCon was held ten years ago, in 2013, and we’re celebrating with a special 10th Anniversary exhibit at QuiltCon 2023 in Atlanta.
QuiltCon Registration is ongoing BUT If you want to attend a Workshop you will want to register right away! Workshop seats WILL sell out – especially if there is a particular one you are interested in.
QuiltCon Volunteers sign-ups are now available - Click Here to register
Quilt Submissions are open until October 31st
March 2-4 in Bloomington Indiana
(you will see Cathy K in the Maria Shell classes!)
Challenges to Consider
Quilt National Submission Dates: May 1, 2022 – September 5, 2022
Curated Quilts magazine has a Mini Quilt Challenge for each issue - keep an eye on their blog for the next one to be announced. Winners get a professional photo of their quilt in the issue and a free copy of that issue
Curated Quilts Call for Submissions Articles, Gallery, Patterns or Mini Quilts Challenge
● Paper Piecing - August 15 - September 19, 2022
● Abstract - November 14 - December 29, 2022
● Linear - February 13 - March 20, 2023
Make A Difference Challenge - 2022 The theme of this year's challenge is OCEANS. Vote for your favorite OCEANS 2022 Make A Difference Challenge Quilts
Announcing the winner - 1st Place: Grand Prize Winner:
View From the Deep by Barbara Averill
Sponsored by Moda Fabrics
Annual QuiltCon Fabric Challenge/Ruby & Bee Fabric Challenge - Sign-ups for free challenge bundles will open to MQG members on Wednesday, May 18th at 3 p.m. CDT / 8 p.m. UTC. Click here for more details
Annual QuiltCon Quilting Challenge - The Modern X Challenge is a design-focused challenge, drawing inspiration from the Roman numeral for ten- prizes for winners. Click here for more details
Annual QuiltCon Community Outreach Challenge - 2023 Theme: Color Shift - for charity. Click our Community Outreach section for details