Happy New Year and welcome to 100 Days of Modern Quilting!
Get ready for a lot of beautiful modern quilts coming your way. Starting tomorrow and for the following 14 weeks we’ll be posting every single day right here on The Modern Quilt Guild blog! Here’s what you get to look forward to:
Week 1: Week of Shapes
Focus on quilts featuring different geometric shapes (squares, hexagons, circles, etc.)
Week 2: Week of Colors
Focus on color schemes, rainbow quilts, etc.
Week 3: Week of Blocks
Focus on block-based quilts and reinterpretations of traditional blocks
Week 4: Week of Improvisation
Focus on improvisational piecing techniques
Week 5: Week of Inspiration
Focus on different sources of inspiration and how they’re interpreted into quilts
Week 6: Week of Composition
Focus on different kinds of compositions, use of negative space, etc.
Week 7: Week of Prints
Focus on quilts that effectively use print fabrics
Week 8: Week of Solids
Focus on quilts that effectively use solid fabrics
Week 9 : Week of Using What You Have
Focus on scrap quilts and repurposed materials
Week 10: Week of Techniques
Focus on quilts made using different popular online tutorials (Ticker Tape, String Quilts, Mod Mosaic, etc.)
Week 11: Week of Collaboration
Focus on quilting bees
Week 12: Week of Participation
Focus on challenges and quilt alongs
Week 13: Week of Tools
Focus on tools that make modern quilting easier
Week 14: Week of Machine Quilting
Focus on different styles and techniques including long arm vs. finishing at home
Each week will feature 7 different modern quilts that represent the topic. We’ll also include tutorials from around the web on each topic, and a brand new tutorial each and every week!
This series of posts will educate, inform and inspire. We hope that after 100 days of posting you’ll have learned a lot about modern quilting!
Before we get started, we wanted to make sure you’ve all read our post that answers the question “what is modern quilting?” If you haven’t read it yet, please take some time to check it out. You can find it here.
Welcome to 100 Days of Modern Quilting from The Modern Quilt!