The Guild is not currently meeting in person.
All Guild meetings will be held via Zoom meeting
Past Events › Meetings & Workshops
I hope you plan to attend our next Zoom meeting on March 8. We have a great speaker lined up. Charles Cameron lives in Wake Forest and is quickly becoming a well known pattern and quilt designer. He has 2 quilts currently hanging in the QuiltCon 2021! He will be speaking about the importance of color choices and placement to really make our quilts sing. Please check out his Instagram page @feltlikesweets and his Etsy store (feltlikesweets) to get a…Find out more »
6:30 Log-in and Social; 7:00 Program Julie Silber “Dearest Quilts” I’m excited to tell you about our great guest speaker for the April 12th Zoom meeting. We have Julie Silber joining us from Berkeley, California. She specializes in buying, selling, appraising and curating antique quilts from 1780-1950. She’s been a curator of the Esprit Quilt Collection in San Francisco and a collector for over 40 years. Her talk is titled “Dearest Quilts” and she will be sharing a selection of…Find out more »
6:30 Log-in and Social; 7:00 Program The Forsyth Quilters and Piecers Guild is excited to announce that our May 10, 2021 guest speaker will be Candyce Grisham of I Candy Fiber Art. We are pleased to welcome her to our Zoom monthly meeting. A Missouri native and a lifelong enthusiast of all things fabric, Candyce has taught quilting for more than 20 years. She is especially fascinated with the Dresden Plate block and the myriad ways that it can…Find out more »
Start planning now for our first virtual workshop (via Zoom)! From the comfort and convenience of your own home and quilting area, we will be welcoming Candy Grisham and her Dresden Quilt Blocks Reimagined workshop. The workshop will be in two parts on Tuesday, May 18th from 1:00 – 4:00 EDT and June 8th from 1:00 – 4:00 EDT. This is an exciting workshop that includes traditional piecing with a new twist that adds your creative touch. You'll be creating…Find out more »
Picnic in the Park! Our June FPQG meeting will be IN PERSON! We have reserved the covered picnic shelter at the South Fork Recreation Center – so we will be able to see each other’s happy faces again. We will meet at 5:30 on Monday, June 21st. Take note, this is a week later than our regular scheduled meeting. Here’s the details for our meeting: *Bring a chair if possible. There are picnic tables, but you might want your own…Find out more »
6:30 Log-in and Social; 7:00 Program I am so excited to share that our August ZOOM meeting will feature one of our former members and a winner of QuiltCon’s Best in Show 2018! Steph Skardal is not only an award winning quilter, pattern maker, quilt teacher and host of a Instagram weekly talk show – The Scant Quarter Hour – she’s a mom to 3 little ones, a software engineer and an all-around fun person! She will be hosting…Find out more »
Forsyth Piecers and Quilters will be participating in the Crafters Exchange at the South Fork Recreational Center on Saturday, August 28th. The rec center is located at 4403 Country Club road in Winston-Salem (behind Cricket's Nest). We will be selling fabric, tools and quilter's supplies collected for our 2020 show. Our Second Chance Blossoms, formally known as Granny's Attic, has so many items, we are selling at this event prior to our guild's sale in September. We are using this…Find out more »
Our October 2021 meeting will be held at the South Fork Community Center shelter. The address is 4403 County Club Road, Winston Salem. The meeting will start at 5:00 pm so we can have as much natural light as possible. Please bring your favorite quilting tool to share! And of course, bring your projects for Show and Tell!Find out more »
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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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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