October PQG Membership Meeting
Program: "Traditional Meets Contemporary"
Speaker: Pat Pauly
October 20th, 2022 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Social hour starts at 12:00 PM
Christ Lutheran Church Hall
829 William Hilton Pkwy, HHI
Pat Pauly gives an expansive look at the long history of quilt making and its change and rebirth in the twenty-first century in the art quilts. Presenting over 400 images in the span of an hour, she takes a fast-paced look at the craft that has endured in America for nearly 250 years. Hold on to your seats.
Workshop: "The New Big Leaf"
October 21st, 9:00 - 3:30
New Location: Bluffton Library, 120 Palmetto Way, Bluffton
Build this large graphic leaf using freezer paper to form the design templates for a final 24" X 24" hanging, or combine with three additional blocks to make a stunning art quilt. Pat will show you how to transform a line drawing into templates, how to choose fabric and color, and assemble this "Big Leaf". At the end of this class you will know how to translate your own designs using this freezer paper method.
Member Cost: $40
Non-Member Cost: $48
The Palmetto Quilt Guild, Incorporated is a South Carolina nonprofit corporation dedicated to promoting and preserving the art of quilting through our educational and charitable activities.
Our Purpose: Promote and preserve the art of quilting; Educate the membership on the history of quilting, its intricacies and ongoing evolution, and provide the opportunity for education, communication and participation to enhance the member’s enjoyment in the art of quilting; Promote the art and craft of quilting to the general public by increasing awareness of quilt history, design, and preservation through education and exhibits.
We have 10 membership meetings a year, which are open to the public, and feature nationally-known speakers who share their quilting knowledge and skills through our workshop program. Guests are welcome!
Members get together more informally through our various Bees. To increase awareness in the quilting arts, the Guild presents a judged Quilt Festival with over 150 quilts on display every two years.
The Palmetto Quilt Guild offers a wonderful opportunity for beginner to experienced quilters to share a common passion for the art of quilting. We welcome new members!
Become a member of the Palmetto quilt guild
The Palmetto Quilt Guild welcomes new members! Whether you want to learn to quilt, or you are an experienced quilter, membership in the Guild offers a wonderful opportunity to meet interesting and talented quilters who always are willing to share their knowledge, experience and passion for the art of quilting, as well as, an opportunity to support our Lowcountry nonprofit organizations through our Community Service and Outreach Programs.