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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.
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 – Internationally 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
2017-2018 Board Members thanked, new 2018-2019 Board Members introduced and welcomed. Lisa Alley is a dynamic and prolific quilter who writes quilt patterns, teaches quilting, judges quilt shows and makes commission quilts. To be more specific, Lisa has completed over 600 quilts during her 20+ years of quilting and she considers herself to be an ‘inclusive’ quilter since she loves all quilts regardless of style or color. In her presentation, Lisa will tell us the story of how she became…Find out more »
6:30 Social; 7:00 Program - Pineapple Fabrics presented by Jason Durando and a trunk show by Pat ArndtFind out more »
6:30 Social; 7:00 Program - "What quilt show judges look for" by Scott MurkingFind 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 »
Ania Reich from FPQG is a Semifinalist for the 2017 AQS QuiltWeek®
Congratulations to Ania Reich for being chosen as a Semifinalist for the 2017 AQS Quilt Show! Ania is a member of our guild and we are all very excited for her!
Click here to get the details of the International Quilt Show in Paducah, Kentucky on April 26 – 29, 2017.
Ania has been chosen to display the quilt, AUTUMN’S MASTER PAINTER, along with 403 others in the annual contest, now in its 33rd year.
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