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2018 Quilt Show!
This is a slideshow of our 2 beautiful raffle quilts.
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Forsyth Piecers & Quilters Guild is moving full steam ahead to our next quilt show to be held November 2nd and 3rd of 2018! The theme for our show is “Winston Salem Quilts!”
The show will feature quilts, vendors, demonstrations of quilting products and quilting techniques, door prizes, 2 raffle quilts, a boutique with handmade gifts, Granny’s Attic with fabrics, magazines and books, a silent auction, and Quilts on a Stick for sale.
Give a quilt a happy home for just $15. These charming 12 inch quilts will be for sale at our Fall show -November 2 & 3. Come early and pick your favorite “Quilt on a Stick” – we’ll packaged it to go.
If you need accommodations we have a reserved block of rooms with La Quinta, click here for details.
There will be 2 trunk shows included for free with your admission – Nationally known Lee Chappell Monroe and Patti Cline and Cindy Page from the Quilter’s Gallery. Click here for a schedule of events.
Sign up to volunteer for the Quilt Show, click on the button below
If you have any questions email Adele Aiken and Patti Mansson at 2018QuiltShow@forsythquilters.org
Upcoming Events › Meetings & Workshops
6:30 Social; 7:00 Program - For our July meeting, we will continue to provide guild members with inspiration for their artistic endeavors by providing not only one BUT TWO presentations. Jason Durando from Pineapple Fabrics will be our first presenter. Pineapple Fabrics is a family owned e-commerce business located in Archdale, North Carolina. They offer a wide range of precut fabrics and coordinated packages of fabrics, in addition to yardage, for anyone who loves to sew or wants to learn. Although Pineapple Fabrics is…Find out more »
6:30 Social; 7:00 Program - "What quilt show judges look for" by Scott MurkinFind out more »
Linda Whicker is a member of our guild who is looking forward to sharing with us her skills at creating a quilted jacket. Linda has shown her jackets at our guild meetings during “Show & Tell” and they are beautiful. She says they are fun to make, too. The jacket begins with a loose fitting sweatshirt. Each one is unique based on the fabric chosen, lined or unlined, and neckline and sleeve finishes. There may not be enough time in…Find out more »
6:30 Social; 7:00 Program - Flour and Feed Sacks by Margaret Varner & Pat LysellFind out more »
6:30 Social; 7:00 Program - Karen Comstock of Quiltricks, Finishing UFO'sFind out more »
Karen Thompson - Rug made from Jelly RollFind out more »
Preserving the Art of Quilt Making
The Forsyth Piecers and Quilters Guild, Inc. is a non-profit organization governed by Guild Officers and operates under set bylaws. Committee Chair members help to promote quilting within the Guild and the community through local and regional projects and educational programs. The Guild preserves traditional methodologies and adds to its history by developing and encouraging new fiber art concepts.
We meet each second Monday of the month at Parkway Presbyterian Church on the corner of Silas Creek Parkway, between Yorkshire and Kirklees Rd, Winston-Salem, NC. The church entrance is off of Kirklees Rd (Click here to see a map). Fellowship begins at 6:30 P.M., business meeting at 7:00 P.M. and then the program at 7:30 P.M. Come join us. All are invited to attend.
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The guild is organized for benevolent
and charitable purposes;
to benefit, educate, promote, and support
persons interested in
preserving, continuing, and advancing
the art and craft of quilting
and related fiber arts.
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Guild Banner was designed, sewn, and quilted by Audrey A. Flock, 2002