Monday, April 5, 2021

April 2021 Meeting and Lecture

The Charlotte Modern Quilt Guild is hosting a virtual lecture by Libs Elliott on April 27th at 7pm ET. Her lecture topic will be “Quilting with Code.”  Libs Elliott is known for using computer code and algorithms to create her random quilt patterns. Libs will discuss her ongoing exploration of how technology can transform a traditional craft into modern, functional art. She will show examples of her work and give attendees a peek into her process.

Libs Elliott is a textile artist and designer exploring the intersection of technology and traditional craft by using generative design to build handmade quilts. A deep appreciation for craftsmanship, design history and future-focused applications are all reflected in her work. She studied Material Art & Design at OCAD University.  She has exhibited her work and done speaking engagements internationally and she designs fabric collections for Andover Fabrics. She lives and works in Toronto, Canada. Explore her work at https://www.libselliott.com/ 

There is no charge for the lecture for members. There will be a $10 charge for non-members. Registration to non-members will close on 4/24 or when we reach our attendance limit. Zoom link will be sent to registered non-members after your PayPal receipt.

The Guild will conduct a business meeting at 6:30pm ET.  Libs Elliott’s lecture will begin promptly at 7pm ET. 


Sunday, February 14, 2021

Let's See Those UFO's!

 

Next Guild Meeting
February 23 6:30 EST on Zoom

For February’s meeting we’re looking at our UFOs!  Let’s see your completed UFOs, progress on UFOs, or “I’m stuck and need ideas.”  For extra fun, let us know if you remember when you started it!  

Send your photos to cltmqg@gmail.com by Saturday, February 20th.  We will also do traditional Show and Tell at the meeting, same email and deadline.  Please send separate emails and indicate in the email if the photos attached are for UFO or Show and Tell.

Zoom link will be sent to members prior to the meeting.  Not a member?  Visit the membership tab and join us!