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
* 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!
We love new members...
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OUR MEETING LOCATION:
Starmount Presbyterian Church
3501 West Market Street, Greensboro, NC 27403
2nd Thursday of each month
Doors open: 6:30 pm
Meeting starts: 7:00pm
Our next meeting is:
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Program: Stephanie Santmyers will present a program “Hands on With Water Color Fabrics”. During the program members will produce a small sample of a water color quilt suitable for a placemat edge, potholder or other use. Members need to bring 12 rotary cut 2 inch squares of floral fabric, a half yard of white muslin or other fabric and a water soluble glue stick.
Please check our "Raffle Quilt" page for more information on our beautiful quilt!
ALL PQG members are requested to sell at least 20 raffle tickets. Sell to friends, family and co-workers. You can even sell all 20 tickets to yourself! We also request you volunteer at least once to take the raffle quilt to another guild, an event or a local quilt shop to sell tickets.
Please see Libby Bowles at the beginning of each meeting to pick up your tickets, request more tickets and to turn in your ticket stubs and money.
Please see Michelle Volkmann to volunteer to sell raffle tickets.
*** Please remember that the money raised from the sale of these tickets is the way we pay for our speakers, meeting space rental, Community Outreach supplies, etc.
More information and photos of our raffle quilt can be found on the "Raffle Quilt" page (click on the tab above).
QUILT SHOW MEETINGS
Tuesday, Oct. 29th
Tuesday, Dec. 3rd
Meeting time: 7 pm to 8:30 pm
Location: Benjamin Branch Library - 1530 Benjamin Pkwy
All are invited to attend to learn more about what goes in to making a quilt show a success!
We are preparing for our 2020 quilt show next Spring. We would love for all guild members to volunteer. Your help will make our show a success. Working with your fellow guild members is a fun and rewarding experience.
As we get closer to the show we will be asking for volunteers for a wide variety of "jobs". Please be prepared to volunteer!
Before the show:
* Judging scribe
* Transporting poles/feet to the show site from the storage unit
* Show set up/hanging the quilts
During the show:
* Admission table
* Boutique sales person
* Silent auction
* White glove hostess (to answer quilt questions in the show and be sure no one touches the quilts)
* Raffle ticket sales
After the show:
* Show take down
* Returning show items to the storage unit
QUILT SHOW CHAIRPERSON: Pat O'Rork
CO-CHAIRS: Betty Green, Mary Jo Wimberly, Rosemarie Ameen
Check our "Quilt Show" tab for more information as it becomes available.
2020 PQG QUILT SHOW
Friday, March 20 - 10 am to 7 pm
Saturday, March 21 - 10 am to 5 pm
*National Quilting Day is March 21st!*
Trotter Active Adult Center, 3906 Betula St, Greensboro NC
(in Oka T. Hester Park, enter from Groomtown Rd or W. Vandalia Rd)
Please go to our "Quilt Show" page for more information!
Our QUILT ENTRY FORM has been added to our "Quilt Show" page. Please read it carefully for rules and entry deadlines.