Piedmont Quilting Guild

Guild Meetings 
2nd Thursday
of each month

Click links to the left for information on upcoming Meetings, Programs and Events 

Purpose and Goals of the Guild

* to promote and perpetuate the art of quilting

* to educate all persons interested in preserving, continuing, and advancing 
this art

* to encourage a high standard of design and technique in all forms of quilting

* to encourage community outreach by sponsoring quilting workshops and classes

*to support local area charities by donating
projects created by our membership throughout the year!

Piedmont Quilters'

We love new members...

Come and visit
one of our 
monthly meetings!
Next meeting...
Thursday, June 9, 2022
Doors open at 6:30pm for socializing, program begins at 7:00pm.

SPECIAL NOTE:  Please be advised we will be meeting in person at the New Garden Friends Meeting.  Currently the church requires we wear masks during meeting and no food or beverages are allowed.

PROGRAM:  It is June. Put on some old clothes. We are going to object paint on fabric. We have the paint and brushes. You bring pieces of light colored fabric from your stash and any objects with an interesting shape. A jar lid, a piece of bubble wrap, part of a toy, Lego? , plastic fork. Be creative. A quilt with leaf printing is below. Time for something different. Remember you get to create a quilt with your pieces. See you then. Keren.

NEW SPECIAL EVENT:  We will host a Sit and Sew at the Trotter Active Adult Center at 3906 Betula Street the day after our meeting each month from 12noon to 4pm for members of the Guild.  There is a large room with tables and chairs and wall outlets all around.  There will be an ironing board and iron available.  You can work on your own projects, charity quilts, hand work or machine work.  It's a great place to put tables together and pin baste larger quilts.  There are many members who are reluctant to come out at night for various reasons.  Our hope is that this will fill a need for people who want the companionship of other quilters in a daytime setting.  Of course, we'd love for you to do both!  
NEXT SIT & SEW:  June 10, 2022
If you have an idea of a project we can do or start in 60 to 90 minutes please contact Keren Rotberg.  With a few exceptions we will skip the "speaker format" so we can do things together. Please join us as we start a new year. 
There are still open BOARD MEMBER positions.  Check the "Contact Us" tab for a list. Please contact Gail Lott about serving in 2022 or if you have any questions.

Did you hear that PIEDMONT QUILTERS' GUILD now has a Facebook page? Please click on the link at the top of this page and request membership to our group. We would love to see what you are making! 
*SPECIAL REQUEST from Community Outreach:
  Cathy Lohr, Volunteer Coordinator for Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro has requested Red, White & Blue twin bed size quilts or large throws. These are needed for Hospice patients who are Veterans.
"DOSE OF GOOD" from WFDD on May 24, 2021

"Quilters love to quilt. We make bed quilts, throws, baby quilts, table runners, wall hangings, placemats and more. We make them for family, friends, co-workers, and neighbors. When we’ve made something for everyone we know we make things for people we don’t know. The members of the Piedmont Quilters’ Guild in Greensboro NC have been making and donating quilts since 1980! We recently donated 22 quilts to Freedom House, a substance abuse recovery center for mothers and their children. They were so happy to receive this donation. The quilts will keep the mothers and children warm through the winter. We have already started on more quilts and look forward to donating again soon!"
Dose of Good from WFDD listener Michelle Owens, Greensboro, NC

Guild Members:  We are looking for locations to sell raffle quilt tickets plus small quilts and other items that were made for our cancelled 2020 quilt show. If you hear of a Fall Festival or Holiday event where we could set up for sales please let Gail Lott know as soon as possible. Thank you!
The PIEDMONT QUILTERS' GUILD would like to present their NEW RAFFLE QUILT!!!

"It Takes a Village"

* Please go to our "Raffle Quilt" tab for more information! *

New Garden Friends Meeting
801 New Garden Rd.
Greensboro NC

* Check back for locations!