The mission of the Capital District Modern Quilt Guild is to further members' modern quilting skills and to inspire and educate the Capital District community on modern and non-traditional quilting.

Patchwork & Prose Continues in 2023!

Our book-cover-inspired mini quilt show is on view at the Heermance Memorial Library in Coxsackie through September 2023.  

1 Ely St, Coxsackie, NY 12051


The collection included some of the original quilts as well as 10 new pieces.


September 30th from 10am-2pm

Bring your own hand-sewing projects and join us for this social event!


This unique quilt was exhibited at QuiltCon2023 in the Community Outreach Category!

Adirondack Abstract was inspired by the High Peaks of the Adirondacks and the beautiful lakes and rivers in Upstate New York.  The pattern and quilting were designed and drafted by our members specifically for the QuiltCon 2023 "Colorshift" Community Outreach Challenge.  The quilt top was assembled during a fun guild sewing day using traditional piecing methods.  Each participating member received the fabric and instructions to sew one geometric area of the pattern.  (There were 24 individual areas.)  Then all of the areas were stitched together, like joining pieces of a puzzle!  The finished top was quilted by one of our members using a walking foot on a domestic sewing machine.  We are very pleased with the teamwork that went into creating this piece, and we are proud of the way it represents the landscape of our region.

This quilt is available to purchase for $600.  
Please contact us if you are interested.
CDMQG is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.

Block of the Month Quilts

These collaborative quilts are made by our members and donated to benefit local charities and people in need.

Please let us know if your organization would like to be a recipient of one of our monthly quilts!

This quilt is available for purchase!  Contact us for more details!

CDMQG will be at the Empire Quilt Fest in 2024!

Look for our members’ quilts, and our guild table!

Wishes for Ukrainian Peace

This quilt was designed and made by members of CDMQG and was raffled on October 11th to benefit a local Ukrainian relief effort.

Have you seen us at QuiltCon?

The Capital District Modern Quilt Guild
of New York is based in the Albany, NY area.

We are an affiliate member of the International Modern Quilt Guild.  
Our members receive MQG benefits as well!


Keep in touch with us by emailing CapitalDistrictMQG@gmail.com

This website is updated monthly.

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