to the website for Mountain Top Quilters Guild of Prescott, Arizona. We are so glad you came to visit and hope you will view photos of our beautiful quilts, and learn about our many activities.
Show and Tell - December photos are now available
Fidget Quilts - new mini-group and MTQG project (new photos)
New Financial Form: A New process has been added for collection of money. The Cash Receipt Form is available at the underlined link or on the forms page.
Note: (Please read the information about the process of receiving cash Here. If you need more information, please contact Michele Schneider, MTQG treasurer.
New Members Meeting - February 6
Chair: Kristi McHugh
Chamber of Commerce display - New quilts now on display
Chair: Kay Wentworth
Mountain Top Quilters Guild 2016-2017 Member Challenge:
Join us for MTQG BLACK – WHITE & BRIGHTS Challenge
The rules are simple:
1. Choose a category of quilt, wearable or purse/tote.
2. Must be finished to enter.
3. Must have clearly visible amount of black and white fabrics and at least 3 “BRIGHTS”!
4. Each entry must have 3 layers and be quilted.
5. Quilts must be from 60’ to 160’ in diameter (circumference or 15x15x15x15).
6. Wearable- either jacket or vest.
7. Purse or Tote 10 X 12 or larger.
8. You may choose to enter once in each category,
9. Each challenge must have a cloth label—quilts on back bottom right corner, wearable, inside right side, purse or tote, inside right side.
***Due at May meeting 2017, they will be displayed and voted on at our June luncheon & meeting
Cost is $5.00 to participate in each category.
*** The board has asked us to limit the number of entries to 30 due to space limitations for display& voting. We have only a few spots available.
Please call: Martie Winkelman with any questions.
Photos for the Website:
When submitting photos to be displayed on the website, please use the landscape orientation (largest size from left to right) when taking your pictures. The portrait orientation (taller rather than wider) does not work in our slideshows. The webmaster appreciates your help with this!
All members may take home the Accuquilt Go fabric cutter for personal use. There are many dies available and the Accuquilt Go Release form, along with the full list of dies, is posted under Forms/Links then click on MTQG Forms. Generally you may check out the cutter and dies for one or two weeks at a time, subject to the sign up list. To sign up, please read, print, and sign the Accuquilt Go Release form. Then email or call Kathleen Bond.
Upcoming Quilt Shows - Updated through November 2017
MTQG Bylaws and Standing Rules may be found Here
Listing of MTQG officers from previous years is available Here.
January 16: Ann Novak Program
Mountain Top member and award-winning quilter, Ann Novak will do a trunk show presentation. Teacher, quilter, and author, Ann Novak, celebrated the United States Centennial by creating her first full-size quilt. Since then her quilts have appeared in various national magazines. Her work has been juried in such prestigious shows as the AQS Show in Paducah and the American/International Quilt Association Show in Houston. She is included in the 1996 book, Who's Who in American Quilters.
For more information on upcoming programs, check Here or contact Program Co-Chairs: Fran Easley and Marti French
Sam Logan will be teaching ways to create a fancy Tote Bag - designed especially for our quilting tools. See her sample at the ECHOS desk and sign up for Sam's class.
"Two-Toned Double Binding" demo by Karen Junger. This is a free class offered to members and guests are also welcome to attend.
See Tips and How-To Information Here
Remember, there are no fees for these classes –they are presented to us by the skillful members of our own Guild. So just come and get lots of new ideas and learn some interesting tips and quilting skills.
For more workshop information, please see the ECHOS page!
MTQG meetings are held every third Monday of the month at:
First Lutheran Church
231 Smoke Tree Lane; Prescott, Arizona
Next meeting is Monday, January 16, at 9:30 a.m.
Directions to the church may be found here.