Our regular monthly Charlotte Quilters' Guild meetings are held
the first Wednesday of each month at the
Tyvola Senior Center, 2225 Tyvola Rd, Charlotte NC 28210. (Click address above for Map link.)
Our guild meetings are from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. Doors open at 6:00 pm.
UPCOMING GUILD MEETINGS/DATES:
Also please check the Workshops page for individual workshops you are interested
Wednesday evening, September 6th
Program presenter Laura Sutthoff will offer her talk on "Surrounding Yourself with Inspiration and Creativity"
A glimpse into her inspiration for designs and color, her creative space and how she develops her ideas into beautiful artwork.
Wednesday evening, October 4th
Program presenter Michelle May will offer her talk "Down the Rabbit Hole"
Wednesday evening, November 1st
Susan, a member of our own guild and an award-winning quilter and fiber artist who exhibits worldwide, presents her digital slide show and trunk show. She’ll cover what thread sketching is (and isn’t!), preparing your piece for thread sketching, stabilizers, types of threads and thread weights, sewing machine considerations, great tools, and how to add wonderful detail to your piece with thread, including color, line, pattern, texture, dimension and movement. The host of “Quilting Arts TV,” Susan will also address getting over your fear of trying free-motion stitching.
Join us in our love of quilting! We have much to offer you through our monthly programs, local and national quilt instructors and lecturers, monthly QuiltLine members only newsletter, social evenings, small quilt bees and multiple community outreach projects. All of these programs are planned by our members who volunteer their time on our various committees. We look forward to your joining us and becoming an active and supporting member!
Our Outreach projects supply hundreds of "Cuddle" quilts each year for infants and children at a local hospital, "Comfort" quilts for female cancer patients, and "Quilts for Soldiers" to the Veteran's Hospice Center as well as returning veterans through the USO of North Carolina, Charlotte-Douglass International Airport Center.