2022 BOM Challenge 

Many members participated in the 2022 BOM Challenge and displayed their completed quilt tops / quilts at the January 2023 meeting. If you participated and would like to replace your picture (screen printing from Instagram is problematic) or your quilt was missed, please send a photo to webmaster@stlmqg.org. 

See 2022 Challenges page for details on challenge and a list of members participating.

We are the official St. Louis chapter of the Modern Quilt Guild (STLMQG), which was founded July 20, 2010, by Kristy Daum. The guild was born out of a desire to connect with other quilters and sewists from around the area who have an interest in the modern aesthetic. 

We are a unique guild in that we strive to present "All Things Modern, All The Time." Regardless of whether you are an experienced quilter or just bought your first few yards of fabric, we hope that you will find our guild inspiring, educational, fun, and entertaining. 

How to contact us? Email stlmqg@gmail.com or contact a specific officer listed below.

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What is Modern Quilting?

In our opinion, the best definition of modern quilting can be found on the Modern Quilt Guild's (MQG) site, part of which is below, although we encourage you to visit the MQG's site for the full experience.

"Modern quilts are primarily functional and inspired by modern design. Modern quilters work in different styles and define modern quilting in different ways, but several characteristics often appear which may help identify a modern quilt. These include, but are not limited to the use of bold colors and prints, high contrast and graphic areas of solid color, improvisational piecing, minimalism, expansive negative space, and alternate grid work. 'Modern traditionalism' or the updating of classic quilt designs is also often seen in modern quilting."

- The MQG



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2023 Officers


President: Octavia Pitts, President@stlmqg.org

Vice-President: Jenn Deck, VicePresident@stlmqg.org 

Secretary: Gail Luther, Secretary@stlmqg.org

Treasurer: Susan Muszynski, Treasurer@stlmqg.org 

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Our by-laws can be found here.

Logo designed by Juli Ann Donahue, 2011

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In the spring and summer of 2021, we met at two local parks and had a professional photographer take pictures of us and our quilts. Photography by Angela Armstrong, @todd_studios.

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