The Guild is not currently meeting in person.
All Guild meetings will be held via Zoom meeting
Past Events › Meetings & Workshops
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 »
6:30 Social; 7:00 Program Our November 8, 2021 meeting will be held on Zoom. Our speaker will be Jamie Easton from Windham Mill Textile and History Museum in Windham, CT. He will be speaking about the history of thread manufacturing and the history of the sewing machine! The meeting is open to current members, but guests are welcome. If you would like to join, please contact us for information on how to be a part of this presentation. Look forward…Find out more »
6:30 Social; 7:00 Program Our December 13, 2021 meeting will be our gift exchange and holiday party – on Zoom! We will be sending out information to our members on how to participate in the Secret Santa gift exchange in November. Let’s get together and have some holiday fun!Find out more »
6:30 Social; 7:00 Program Our January 10, 2022 meeting will feature Kelly Ashton of KellyQuilter. She will be talking all things 60 Degrees – Diamonds, Triangles and Hexagons! She will also be leading 2 half-day online workshops for us on Tuesday, February 22 and Wednesday, February 23rd. This should be a fantastic opportunity to learn about how to navigate these more unusual shapes. I hope you will join us! Please contact us for more information if you wish to participate in…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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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