Cabarrus Quilters Guild



2014 Guild Schedule

Quick Look:

  1. January - Business Meeting Guest speaker, and trunk show.

  1. February -Dottie Moore

  1. March - “The Pizza Girls”

  1. April - Karen Combs

  1. May - Plain Jane Threads

  1. June - Nancy G. Cook

  1. July - Mickey Dupre

  1. August - Guild Picnic

  1. September - Amy S. Winsor

  1. October - Sharyn Cole

  1. November - CVAN Cuddle

Quilts & Karen Ponischil

  1. December - Holiday Party


Program Chair:

Pat Arndt
Renee Hoagland


Tuesday Workshops - Unless indication otherwise,
all Tuesday workshops are held at the
Epworth United Methodist Church at
1030 Burrage Road Northeast, Concord, NC
in the Widenhouse Building (behind the church) -

NOTE: We have one kit left over that we had to buy from Dottie Moore’s workshop - now $20.00.

January 13, 2014
Guest Speaker – Susan Brooks,
known as
“The Collector”

February 13 & 14, 2014

Guest Speaker - Dottie Moore

March 10 & 11, 2014

Guest Speaker - The Quilters Gallery, "The Pizza Girls"

April 3 – Thursday (Special Program)

Pat Knoechlel – 7 to 9 pm in the training room
at Bonitz Flooring at 4539 Enterprise Blvd., Concord, NC

No charge to attend. The program will feature the new publication from Quilt in a day. Sneak Preview Book: Mystery Quilt, her presentation will be on two patterns from the book.

April 14th and 15th

Guest Speaker: Karen Combs

Karen will present a trunk show on Quilts of Illusion. Her workshop Patchwork Illusions will teach you how to make quilts with a 3-D look. 6hr. Workshop-- 10:30am to 4:30pm (bring your own lunch)

Cost-- $40 Workshop fee --- $16 kit fee If you have
signed up for this workshop and not yet paid, the
$40 workshop fee is due April 14th.

May 12th and 13th

Guest Speaker: Jane Godshall of Plain Jane Threads

Jane’s lecture is “Quilter’s Quandry—Hand or Machine”. Her workshop is Foundation-less Piecing, a different take on foundation paper piecing but with the same results.
6 hr. Workshop-- 10am to 4pm (bring your own lunch) 
Cost-- $30 Workshop fee--- $25 kit fee, that includes templates and pattern. If you are signed up for this workshop,
the $30 workshop fee is due April 14th.

June 9th
Guest Speaker: Nancy G. Cook

We are very fortunate to have this incredible artist in our city. Nancy G. Cook creates realistic, enlarged images of nature. Her art work combines tradition of quilting and botanical illustrating with passions for nature, texture, color, and women's work as art.

July 14th and 15th

Guest Speaker: Mickey Dupre

Mickey’s lecture and trunk show is entitled “Me, Myself, and I”. Her workshop is “Pieced Hexies Buffet”. Learn how to take the Hexie to a whole new level.  6hr. Workshop--10:30 to 4:30pm
(bring your own lunch). 
Cost--$30 Workshop fee---- There is NO kit fee but a book purchase is required. The book” Pieced Hexies” will be offered during the workshop at a discount price of $22 which includes tax. Orig. price $25. This book is also for sale at Mickey Depre ‘s on-line shop for $19 but you need to add tax and S&H. The on-line price is good until April 15th or while supplies lasts.

August 11th

Guild Magazine Challenge and Annual Picnic

(more details to come)

Sept.8th and 9th

Guest Speaker: Amy Stewart Winsor

Amy’s lecture is about “When you can’t precision piece and hate math, what do you do”? Her workshop is entitled Crooked Log Cabin for the precision impaired. You will sew like crazy and create most of a wall hanging quilt top. Please check out this website.

6hr. Workshop—10am to 4pm (bring your own lunch)

Cost--$30 Workshop fee---- No kit fee

October 13th and 14th

Guest Speaker: Sharyn Cole

Sharyn will delight us with a lecture entitled “A Quilter’s Trunk from A to Z.” Her workshop will teach us how to applique the easy needle turn way using your machine, a most definitely easier way.

6hr. Workshop-- 10am to 4pm (bring your own lunch)

Cost--$30 Workshop fee------ Kit Fee TBA

November 10th and 11th (CVAN Cuddle Quilts are due)

Guest Speaker: Karen Ponischil

Karen will present a lecture on “I’ll never be a Quilter/ trunk show.” Her machine quilting workshop is geared for all levels.
Learn the basics of free motion quilting.

6hr. Workshop—10am to 4pm

Cost $30

December 8th

Annual Christmas Party and Pot Luck Dinner

(more details to come)

Monthly Meeting Location
Forest Hill United Methodist Church - 265 Union St. N, Concord, NC Directions

2014  Speakers and Workshops