What’s On at MQSA 2019

Entries have just closed on Monday night and we’re blown away by the huge response. Thank you to everyone who has entered their quilts, it’s set to be a great show and our jurors are going to have a tough time narrowing down the numbers.

We also have some great events planned throughout the show and hope to see you there.

Award Ceremony: Friday 16th 5pm

Join us to celebrate the best modern quilts in Australia. Open to the public.

Trunk Show: Friday 16th 6pm

Join two-time Best in Show winner Rachaeldaisy for a close-up look at her colourful, eye-popping quilts. Bookings necessary.


Get hands on and try something new in our half-day workshops. Bookings necessary.
Learn to add 3D texture with Rachaeldaisy:

  • Yo Yos a Go Go, Saturday 17th 10am – 1pm
  • Gypsy Carnival, Sunday 18th 10am – 1pm

Slow down with local textile artist Michele Elliot:

  • Kantha Stitching, Friday 16th 1pm – 4pm

* Bookings for the Trunk Show and Workshops will open next week via our website


On behalf of the committee and entrants, thank you to all our sponsors for their generous prize donations. A full list will be available shortly on our website.


An extra big thank you to our major prize sponsor, Blessington, who are providing a number of prizes, including our Best in Show prize: the amazing PFAFF Quilt Ambition 630.

Sydney Quilt Show

Are you heading the the Sydney Quilt Show this weekend? Be sure to visit the Sydney Modern Quilt Guild table on Saturday to see our stunning Raffle Quilt “Under the Milky Way” and the 2017 Best in Show Winner “Illawarra Improv” both on display. Raffle tickets will be on sale and our friendly members would love to have a chat.