Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition
Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition Genesee Valley Quilt Club © 2017

Join Us

Share your passion with a group that has been sharing the art of

quilting for over 80 years.

Genesee   Valley   Quilt   Club   (GVQC)   offers   quilters   a   place   to learn, grow, and serve through their love of quilting. Monthly meetings offer: Activities:    block    of    the    month,    fat    quarter    drawing, Comfort Quilt, opportunity to sign up for workshops. A large lending library.  Show and Tell Program,    usually    with    a    special    speaker    who    shares quilting    wisdom,    tips,    a    trunk    show,    and/or    quilting inspiration.  Sometimes after meeting mini-workshops. The   club,   located   in   Rochester,   NY,   meets   monthly   September through    June    and    draws    members    from    the    Finger    Lakes region   and   even   as   far   away   as   Buffalo,   NY.      The   membership represents   a   wide   range   of   quilting   skills   from   beginner   to advanced,     all     types     of     quilting     and     interests,     including traditional,   contemporary,   modern   and   art,   both   hand   and machine     quilting.          Because     of     the     diversity     of     quilting interests,   Show   and   Tell   and   the   parade   of   Comfort   Quilts (turned     in     for     donation)     are     always     a     delight     and     an inspiration.            Although    a    few    of    the    members    have    been recognized   in   prestigious   juried   national   quilt   shows,   members   enjoy   learning   and   sharing   their   love   of quilting together. GVQC   offers   an   opportunity   to   connect   with   member   quilters   through   an   active   (member   only)   Yahoo Group   and   to   keep   up   with   club   news   through   the   monthly   publication,   Patchword   newsletter.      GVQC has   a   long   tradition   of   serving   the   community,   including   making   and   donating   hundreds   of   quilts   a year through Love and Comfort Quilts  to area organizations to give to individuals and families in need. New   members   are   always   welcome.      If   you   are   not   sure   you   want   to   join,   come   for   a   visit.      We   would love to meet you.  More  about our meetings. Feel free to contact us  is you have any questions.
Next Meeting: March 8, 2018 Time: 9AM - 1PM Program: Lynn Harris 9 AM Doors Open (activities) 10:00 Short Business Meeting followed by Show & Tell 11:30 AM Luncheon - bring bag lunch, snacks and coffee provided Noon: Lynn Harris- Do It for the Process Location: Temple Brith Kodesh 2131 Elmsood Ave. Rochester, NY Fat Quarter Drawing: March Madness - Anything Goes More meeting info.
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Genesee Valley Quilt Club, Inc. Founded January 1936
Click to join or renew membership in Genesee Valley Quilt Club $35 per year
Ruler Work on Home Machine
Zippers, Nice & Easy
Crazy Quilts
New on the Market
Wool Applique
Tsukineko Inkwork
Faux Piping or Flanged Binding
February Meeting Highlights Susan   Rooney   gave   a   very   informative presentation    on    what    is    involved    in designing   fabric,   the   different   types   of fabric printing methods, and displayed many   creative   projects   from   quilts   to table    runners,    placemats,    bags,    and more,   made   from   her   lines   of   fabric.     Members     had     great     questions     for Susan    and    enjoyed    shopping    at    her table after her lecture and trunk show.
Susan Rooney Patterns www.susanrooneypatterys.com
Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition
Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition Genesee Valley Quilt Club ©2017
Join Us Share your passion with a group that has been sharing the art of quilting for over 80 years. Genesee   Valley   Quilt   Club   (GVQC)   offers   quilters   a   place   to   learn, grow, and serve through their love of quilting. Monthly meetings offer: Activities:   block   of   the   month,   fat   quarter   drawing,   Comfort Quilt, opportunity to sign up for workshops. A large lending library.  Show and Tell Program,    usually    with    a    special    speaker    to    share    quilting wisdom, tips, a trunk show, and/or quilting inspiration.  Sometimes after meeting mini-workshops. The    club,    located    in    Rochester,    NY,    meets    monthly    September through   June   and   draws   members   from   the   Finger   Lakes   region   and even   as   far   away   as   Buffalo,   NY.      The   membership   represents   a wide   variety   of   quilting   skills   from   beginner   to   advanced,   all   types   of quilting   and   interests,   including   traditional,   contemporary,   modern and   art,   both   hand   and   machine   quilted.      Because   of   the   diversity of    quilting    interests,    Show    and    Tell    and    the    parade    of    Comfort Quilts    (turned    in    for    donation)    are    always    a    delight    and    an inspiration.         Although   a   few   of   the   members   have   been   recognized in   prestigious   juried   national   quilt   shows,   members   enjoy   learning and sharing their love of quilting together. GVQC    offers    an    opportunity    to    connect    with    member    quilters through   an   active   (member   only)   Yahoo   Group   and   to   keep   up   with club   news   through   the   monthly   publication,   Patchword.      GVQC   has a   long   tradition   of   serving   the   community,   including   making   and donating   about   350   quilts   a   year   through   Love   and   Comfort   Quilts to area organizations to give to individuals and families in need. New   members   are   always   welcome.      If   you   are   not   sure   you   want   to join, come for a visit.  We would love to meet you. Feel free to contact us  is you have any questions.
Next Meeting: March 8, 2018 Time: 9AM - 1PM Program: Lynn Harris 9 AM Doors Open (activities) 10:00 Short Business Meeting followed by Show & Tell 11:30 AM Luncheon - bring bag lunch, snacks and coffee provided Noon: Lynn Harris- Do It for the Process Location: Temple Brith Kodesh 2131 Elmsood Ave. Rochester, NY Fat Quarter Drawing: March Madness - Anything Goes More meeting info.
Map Map
Genesee Valley Quilt Club, Inc. Founded January 1936
Click to join or renew membership in Genesee Valley Quilt Club $35 per year
February Meeting Highlights Susan    Rooney    gave    a very              informative presentation    on    what is   involved   in   designing fabric,    the    different    types    of    fabric printing   methods,   and   displayed   many creative    projects    from quilts   to   table   runners, placemats,    bags,    and more,   made   from   her lines           of           fabric.             Members     had     great questions     for     Susan and   enjoyed   shopping at   her   table   after   her   lecture   and   trunk show.
Susan Rooney Patterns www.susanrooneypatterys.com