Please join us for free Zoom training on Wednesday, August 5, at 3pm and our first online Come Quilt With Me on Saturday, August 15 from 9AM to Noon. Read all the details in this message from Programs co-chair, Elizabeth Gibson.
VCQ Online Classes
Our first online class, Thread Painting with Darlene Price filled quickly.
We have plans for other online course offerings. Please get the word out to Virginia teachers that VCQ is going online and is looking for teachers who live in our state to offer their classes virtually. Ask them to contact Elizabeth Gibson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 2020 Newsletter - Read our most recent newsletter.
Newsletter Archive - Read past newsletters.
Have you finished all your UFO's? Would you like to make a charity quilt while you are sheltering at home? Susan Price has 12 quilt kits cut for our charity project that are ready to be sewn, all that needs to be added is batting. She is willing to mail you a kit if you are interested. Contact her at email@example.com to provide contact information.
Virginia Quilt Museum
The Virginia Quilt Museum is looking for donated face masks to sell in their shop. If your guild is making Face masks and would like to make a donation to the museum, please contact the museum's Executive Director Susan Farmer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please consider a donation to the Virginia Quilt Museum to help ensure its survival through this challenging time. Click here to make a donation now!
Our amazing Celebration scheduled for April 23 - 26, 2020 at Smith Mountain Lake is cancelled. We are hopeful that much of the work done for 2020 can be transferred to our next Celebration, now set for April 28 - May 1, 2022.
VCQ has a Facebook Group!
Sign up for a Facebook account if you don't have one, and join our group.
It's so easy and fun! Share pictures, ask for help, and more! Read our easy
step by step instructions.
Quilts of Virginia: 1607-1899
The book is the result of VCQ's quilt documentation project of the 1980's. Purchase
from local quilt shops, Co-author Paula Golden, Publisher Schiffer Books, Amazon,
Borders, or Barnes & Noble.
Read more about this wonderful book!