Western NC Blue Ridge - Photo copyright by Anne S. Napier
quilt block sampler with thanks to Dawn Stewart

2014 Schedule of Meetings, Workshops and Events

You are welcome at our meetings, but please be aware that workshops and the Holiday Luncheon require reservations. Please refer to WNCQG's monthly newsletter, Grainlines, for Workshop Registration Form and Policies.

Meetings are held at Grace Lutheran Church, located at the corner of Hwy. 64 and Blythe Road, Hendersonville, NC. Half day workshops are held at Grace Lutheran Church following the Guild meeting. (Bring your own lunch!) Full day workshops are held at Etowah United Methodist Church, 110 Brickyard Road, Etowah, NC. All full-day workshops will be held on the Friday after the general Guild meeting and will be 6 hours in length, beginning promptly at 9:00 am and ending at ~3:30 pm, with a half hour lunch break.

Directions for both locations follow the list of activities. Locations for other events are included in the listing.

All meetings for Western North Carolina Quilters Guild will be CANCELLED if the Henderson County Public School System dismisses early or cancels classes for that same day. In the event that Henderson County delays opening, the guild WILL meet at the regular time. Please be safe and do not drive if unsafe conditions exist in your area.

Date Time Event Description Location
January 16, 2014
10:00 am - Midafternoon Meeting Community quilts project. Morning meeting and afternoon sewing. Pizza lunch included. Bring your own beverages & snacks. Quilts will be donated to local charities. Grace Lutheran Church
February 20, 2014
10:00 am Meeting Talents from our Community. Round robin showing small crafts to make with the hope that some will be made and donated to our Quilt Show gift shop! Grace Lutheran Church
March 15, 2014
10:00 am - 4:00 pm Quilt Show WNCQG’s Challenge quilt’s theme is "INITIAL THIS". The first initial of your given name is included in the title of your quilt. Viewer's choice awards will be given. Blue Ridge Mall
March 20, 2014
10:00 am - 3:00 pm Meeting & Workshop Amanda Murphy presents a trunk show with an afternoon workshop, “Blossoms Table Runner.” www.amandamurphydesign.com/   Grace Lutheran Church
April 10, 2014
7:00 pm Meeting Joan Derylak presents “Figure Flattering Quiltwear.” www.figureflatteringquiltwear.com/ Grace Lutheran Church
May 15, 2014
10:00 am Meeting Sandi Blackwell presents “Squareagonals.”
Grace Lutheran Church
May 16, 2014
9:00 am Workshop Sandi Blackwell: Squareagonals Etowah United Methodist Church
Friday, June 13 -
Sunday, June 15, 2014
Fri.-Sat. 10:00 - 5:00 pm
Sun. 12:00 - 4:00 pm
Quilt Show WNC Quilters Guild Show, “A Garden of Quilts." Showcasing many styles of quilting and talents of our members! Blue Ridge Community College
July 17, 2014
7:00 pm Meeting Linda Bryant presents  "My Jinny Beyer Treasures." Grace Lutheran Church
August 21, 2014
5:30 pm Meeting & Picnic Mary Koval presents “How to Make Your Quilts More Valuable.”
Bonclarken Pavilion
September 18, 2014
10:00 am - 3:00 pm Meeting & Workshop Charlotte Angotti trunk show with an afternoon workshop “Fantastic Fans.” www.quiltmakersstudio.com/aboutus/ Grace Lutheran Church
October 9, 2014
7:00 pm Meeting Long-Arm Quilting and Charity Placemats Grace Lutheran Church
November 20, 2014
10:00 am Meeting Marilyn Doheny presents “Pick a Shape—Any Shape. What shape are you?" http://marilyndoheny.com/ Grace Lutheran Church
December 11, 2014
10:00 am Meeting Holiday Celebration and Installation of 2015 Officers Grace Lutheran Church

Directions to Grace Lutheran Church
900 Blythe Street, Hendersonville

From Hendersonville, follow Fifth Avenue West to Blythe Street. Turn right and the church is approximately half a mile on the right.

From Brevard, take 64 East. Turn left at traffic light at Blythe Street. The church is approximately half a mile on the right.

Directions to Etowah United Methodist Church
Brickyard Road (County Road 1424), Etowah

From Hendersonville, take Hwy 64 West. One mile from the Etowah/Horse Shoe Fire Station, turn right on to Brickyard Road. Go approximately 1/4 mile to the second church on the left.

From Brevard, take Hwy 64 East. Brickyard Road is just past the Dollar Store and before the railroad tracks. Turn left and travel approximately 1/4 mile to the second church on the left.

Web Crafter: Anne S. Napier
Updated September 22, 2014