Thursday, March 31, 2022

April Meeting - Unconventional Materials in Quilting


Join us on Monday, April 11, at 6:30 p.m. for our monthly guild meeting. This meeting will feature a panel discussion on using unconventional materials and alternative textiles in quilting with Trish Maxwell, Lela O'Dell, Chantry Sipress-Banks, Elizabeth Richards, and Agnes Stadler.

We will have Show & Share where members (or guests) share recent finishes, as well as our monthly mini quilt challenge to use a repurposed fabric to make a mini quilt featuring a tree or leaf. We will also be talking about our 2022 Round Robin opportunity and other upcoming opportunities to participate in guild projects.

Guests are welcome to come check out or guild!

Monday, March 14, 2022

Virtual Workshop: Understanding the Rainbow


Understanding the Rainbow
Virtual Workshop with Lee Chappell Monroe

Thursday, March 24 & Friday, March 25
6 pm to 9 pm CDT both nights

$50 per person for OKCMQG members
$60 per person for non-members

Workshop description:
Anyone intimidated by fabric selection? We will discuss the basics of color theory and how those concepts lead to better quilts! Students will leave armed with many tools for choosing colors. We will begin with a lecture and trunk show exploring different aspects of color theory in quilts. During the workshop, we will create different color palettes with problem fabrics and inspiration photos. You will have the option of creating either the circle color wheel or the dresden color wheel (see below for examples). Perfect for all level sewists.

Download the supply list for the workshop.

To register, please complete this two-step process: 

1. Complete our registration form online.

2. Use the drop-down below to submit the member ($50) or non-member ($60) payment.


Thursday, March 3, 2022

March Meeting - Low Volume Fabrics


For our March meeting, we're celebrating Pi(e) Day and talking about Low Volume Fabrics! Please join us and bring a friend - guests are always welcome to come check out our guild. 

The meeting will be Monday, March 14 at 6:30 p.m. at the Carriage House at Overholser Mansion, 405 NW 15th Street in Oklahoma City. If you feel inspired, bring a pie to share plus any recent finishes for the Show & Share portion of our meeting. 

Submissions are also due for our online Thoroughly Modern Mini Quilt Show. Members: see details in the March newsletter.