The Guild has a Library!
The guild library is managed by the capable hands of guild Librarians Iyabo O and Ann D. Let them know of titles you’d like to see in our library, which is available for browsing and checkouts transacted during most guild meetings. Here is a list of titles owned by the guild in an Excel spreadsheet that is periodically updated:
CPQG LIBRARY Be advised: these items may be checked out; the database does not reflect item status.
Still haven’t pieced yourself a guild name tag holder?
Click here to download the guild nametag holder pattern.
Need Long-Arm or Quilting Services?
The following members offer long-arm quilting services. Please check with individual member for rates.
Two Rivers Quilting
Fabric Arts Studio & Long-Arm Quilting Service
1309 Jamestown Road, Suite 203
Williamsburg, VA 23185
8636 Richmond Road
Toana, VA 23168
(757) 532-9048 (cell)
New to Quilting?
Join our guild and participate in available workshops, and explore this list of resources to get you started.
Classes for Beginners – Contact these shops or check out their Webpages for more details.
Nancy’s Calico Patch – offers classes in quilting
Nancy’s Calico Patch is located at 96 J Clyde Morris Blvd Newport News, VA 23601
Bella Fabrics – offers classes in quilting
Newport News Parks & Recreation – offers classes in quilting and sewing at various levels. Check out their seasonal tabloid for more info.
Barbara Blanton – Applique Academy
Kelsey Diehl Art – local art studio
Judy Hansen – member blog
Mary Frances Ballard – Orderly Places
Quilt Blocks Galore! – hundreds of free patterns, both classic & original
Fat Cat Patterns – Check out this site see dozens of charming applique patterns and some beautiful BOM designs.
Quiltville – Website of professional quilter Bonnie Hunter. Check out her tips and techniques & her scrap quilt patterns.
J Hittle Sewing – Bargain prices on all manner of quilting and sewing notions and supplies.
Connecting Threads – Great prices thread.