established 1974

Programs and Workshops

For more information about the programs and workshops  listed below, contact our guild representative via e-mail. 

Most programs, presented by nationally known and local quilters, are held during our regular meetings. The guest fee for visitors and Subscription members is $10. 

The cost for an all-day workshop is $45 for members and $55 for non-members unless otherwise specified in the listing. Registration is filled on a first come, first served basis: members first, then non-members. Both meetings and workshops are held at the Faith United Methodist Church, located at 59th Street and Fairview Avenue in Downers Grove, IL.


January 22, Wednesday 7pm
Weeks Ringle, Quilts Made Modern

        WORKSHOP January 23, Thursday 9am - 3:30pm
        Bill KerrSolids Revolution
        Supply List

February 19, Wednesday 7pm  (Note: date change)
Olde Time Radio Show

February 29, Saturday 9am - 3:30pm
Sewing Social: String Party - Stars and Other Things
        Information and Supply List

                                    *** CANCELED ***
          March, April, and May meetings and workshops
                                    have been canceled
                   due to the Coronavirus health threat.

March 25, Wednesday 7pm - CANCELED
Marie E. McKay, An Introduction to Studio 180 Design

        WORKSHOP March 26, Thursday 9am - 3:30pm - Canceled
        Tumbling Triangles
        Supply List

April 22, Wednesday 7pm - CANCELED
Karen Eckmeier, Happy Villages and Accidental Landscapes

        WORKSHOP April 23, Thursday 9am - 3:30pm
        Accidental Landscapes Combo
        Supply List

May 27, Wednesday 7pm - CANCELED
Chris KirschTradition with a Twist

*** Due to the Corona Virus health threat
        upcoming meetings and workshops
        will be held ONLINE via ZOOM
        until further notice.

June 24, Wednesday 7pm (Online via Zoom)
Karen Linduska, My Fiber Art Journey

        WORKSHOP June 25, Thursday 9am - 12pm (Online via Zoom)
        Stitched Surface Design Techniques

July 22, Wednesday 7pm (Online via Zoom)
RaNae Merrill, Lessons I've Learned from My Quilts

        WORKSHOP (Online via Zoom)
        Spirals Bootcamp
            July 23, Thursday 9am - 12pm
            July 30, Thursday 9am - 12pm
        Supply List

        WORKSHOP (Online via Zoom)
        Magic Mirror Mandala Quilt
            July 24, Friday 9am - 12pm
            July 25, Saturday 10am - 12pm
            August 15, Saturday 10am - 12pm
        Supply List

August 26, Wednesday 7pm (Online via Zoom)
Cheryl Lynch, Turning Travel into Treasure

        WORKSHOP (Online via Zoom)
        Mini Mosaics
            August 27, Thursday 9am - 1pm; Part 1
            September 3, Thursday 9am - 11am; Part 2
        Work Surface Preparation

September 23, Wednesday 7pm (Online via Zoom)
Ruth Ann Berry, Bargello, 3D and Stacked Frames

        WORKSHOP September 24, Thursday 9am - 12:00pm (Online Zoom)
        Simplified 3D

October 28, Wednesday 7pm
Chris Kirsch, Tradition with a Twist

​November 14, Saturday 10am - 3pm
The (Virtual) String Party Returns

November 18, Wednesday 7pm
Rhonda Pierce, SCHMETZ Needle Education - Get to the Point!

December 16, Wednesday 7pm
Christmas Party


January 27, Wednesday 7pm
Schoolhouse Demos

February 24, Wednesday 7pm
Jamie Wallen, How Do I Quilt This?

​March 24, Wednesday 7pm
Nancy Eha, Beyond Bling: Creating Beaded Focal Points

        WORKSHOP March 25, Thursday 9am - 3:30pm
        Beaded Kaleidoscopes

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