We meet on the 3rd Saturday of every month, year round at the Fruitville Library, 100 Coburn Road, Sarasota FL  34240.

Beginning March 19, 2016, our regular meetings will start at 2 p.m.

On some dates, we also have special workshops.  See the Events Calendar Tab above for more information.


All information is on EVENTSPAGE.  Click HERE.


Joining is easy--just come to any of our monthly meetings.  Dues are $25 per year, payable by check at the meeting.  (We do not accept online payments at this time.) 

Visitors are ALWAYS welcome!!

Guild Modern Sampler Quilt

We are the Sarasota Modern Quilt Guild, formed in January 2013.  Our focus is on the modern quilt--defined by the use of bold color, modern graphics, asymmetry, open/negative space using neutral colors and other modern elements.  

For more information about modern quilts, you can also visit our national organization at

We welcome all levels of quilters--from beginners to experienced. Our meetings are open to all who have an interest in modern quilting.   Visitors are always welcome at our meetings--no need to rsvp!

At our meetings, we conduct a friendly "Show, Ask & Tell" where our members and visitors share their in-progress and completed quilts.  We also answer questions about quilting, techniques, materials, etc. 

For information about the events at upcoming meetings, go to the Events Calendar page.

DUES: Starting in January 2016, our annual dues will be $25.00 per year. Visitors are asked to pay $5.00 per meeting. Visitors may attend our workshops on a space available basis.

We communicate with our members through our  listserve at  You can go to that site, search on Sarasota Modern Quilt Guild and JOIN our listserve if you are a member of the Guild.

Contact us by email at info (at) sarasotamodernquiltguild (dot) com or by using the Contact Form on this site by clicking HERE.

2016 Meeting Dates--click here.

Our 2017 Modern Quilt Retreat is scheduled for April 6-9, 2017. 


Sarasota Modern Quilt Guild

AIRING OF THE QUILTS--Free Outdoor Quilt Show and Sale

Saturday, February 4, 2017  

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Maxine Barritt Park, 
Beachfront near the Pier 
1800 S. Harbor Drive, Venice FL 34285  (Near Sharky’s Restaurant)

 Our quilt show will be hung under and around the Big Pavilion in a beautiful beach-side park.  We will have a unique display of modern quilts and textile artwork made by our very talented members.  There will be all types of quilts and other craft items for sale.