Modern quilting is a new movement that marries the traditional fabric craft to decidedly non-traditional approaches to design, technique, fabric and colour. Its rapid growth has been supported and encouraged by the Internet, blogs, photo sharing and online fabric shopping. Modern quilting even has its own umbrella group, The Modern Quilt Guild.
There’s no one firm definition of modern quilting, but here are a few thoughts on design characteristics that make quilts modern Continue reading →
Former Mariners member Suzanne Horne led us through a hands-on demonstration on how to make several varieties of folded star flowers. Instructions are included here and will be archived on the site. And, as always, members shared their Continue reading →