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MINNESOTA CONTEMPORARY QUILTERS AT A GLANCE

“We foster creativity by welcoming the art quilting community to learn, share and inspire.”

 

Contemporary Quilters (MCQ) is an affiliated guild of the Textile Center

  • Monthly meetings are the 4th Monday at 6:30 pm CT via Zoom.

  • Drop in Gatherings at the Textile Center happen monthly, usually the Second Tuesday.  View Events

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Upcoming Events

  • Colby Cartledge:   Don’t Get Stuck in a Scrap Trap
    Colby Cartledge:   Don’t Get Stuck in a Scrap Trap
    Mon, Jun 24
    Zoom Presentation
    Jun 24, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Zoom Presentation
    Jun 24, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Zoom Presentation
    Colby Cartledge will share her tips on how to determine if scrap quilting is for you and will share ideas on how to set up a scrap system that enables you to actually start using your scraps.
  • MCQ Drop-in
    MCQ Drop-in
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Jul 09
    Textile Center
    Jul 09, 2024, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Textile Center, 3000 University Ave SE #100, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Jul 09, 2024, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Textile Center, 3000 University Ave SE #100, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Second Tuesdays at the Textile Center
  • Donalee Kennedy:  Meditative Stitching…Breathe
    Donalee Kennedy:  Meditative Stitching…Breathe
    Mon, Jul 22
    Zoom Presentation
    Jul 22, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Zoom Presentation
    Jul 22, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Zoom Presentation
    What is Mediative Stitching? According to Donalee Kennedy, it’s the deliberate hand stitching of lovely small pieces of fabrics joined together to make a pleasing composition.
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What We Do

Members try their hand at felting during one of our programs

Events

At Minnesota Contemporary Quilters, we are dedicated to providing inspirational and informative programs each month.

"Starlight" by Jan Schmidt

Exhibit Art

Each year we offer a challenge to members and their entries become an exhibit. View our recent challenge exhibits in the Gallery.

Peace Camp Art Reception at Plymouth Congregational Church with Lillis Taylor

Community

Members connect at events, workshops, retreats, and small groups. Join MCQ to access these benefits.

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"If Once You Have Slept on an Island" by Judy Osbon
Membership Benefits

Monthly program meetings, 4th Monday of the month, January - November

Bimonthly e-newsletter

 

Lending Privileges at the Textile Center Library

 

Early registration for workshops, retreats, and special events

 

Access to Members Only section of the website

 

Fun and friendship — we offer a great way to meet other contemporary quilters.
 

Small groups — members self organize into affinity groups for fellowship and sharing.

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