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- WORKSHOP: Repurpose Denim into a Quilt with designer and quilt artist Sandra JohnsonJoin us for our March meeting featuring guest speaker Sandra Jonson.Our CQ chair was thrilled when ONE of our members dropped off 7 finished quilts to be donated to our various charities.The International Quilt Day event will be held over Zoom, but pre-registration is required. Members of both York Heritage Quilters Guild and Royal City Quilters Guild can attend for FREE, and guests are welcome to attend for $20. Workshops are available, but also require pre-registration.Have you made a quilt to wear?It’s guild night tonight, and you won’t have to drive through all this snow to enjoy listening to our guest speaker Peter Byrne talk about his quilting journey.
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February 16, 2021 at 7:00pm – Peter Byrne: My Journey into Quilting Peter is an award-winning modern quilter and teacher with a deep passion for innovation and design. He loves making quilts and teaching others to quilt. He is known … Continue reading
Who says we can’t have a little fun during a provincial “Stay at Home” order during a global pandemic? Your guild is partnering with Royal City Quilters’ Guild, located in Guelph, to offer you a day of fun, fellowship and … Continue reading
What a great party we had on Tuesday! Over eighty people attended! Over twenty prizes were won! There were some amazing holiday outfits. There were some great non-traditional tool demonstrations. And who will ever forget the copulating skeleton fabric? Thanks … Continue reading
Tomorrow evening, YHQG will be hosting the first ever YHQG “December Holiday Happening” on Zoom. Zoom invitations have been sent to all members (Zoom doors will open at 6:30pm) Please bring to the party: A piece of fabric (any size) … Continue reading
The blocks are all numbered and posted on our website, our Facebook page, and our Instagram account. The photos are posted on the “Display and Competition” page on this website. Display and Competiton Now you have until midnight October 10 … Continue reading
For the past month, the YHQG Tech Team has been working on getting ready for the Guild’s first Zoom practice meetings. YHQG Members are invited to attend Zoom Guild Meetings which will be held on July 7 and July 14 … Continue reading
It is with great regret that the Board and Committee Chairs of York Heritage Quilters Guild announce that we are rescheduling our November 2020 quilt show to November 2021. We are doing this for several reasons, but the primary one … Continue reading
As you all know, shops selling quilt supplies are not “essential businesses” (the government should ask quilters about that!). At a time when we are all spending more time with our sewing machines, losing access to our bricks and mortar … Continue reading
It is with great sadness that I announce that the Board and Committee chairs of the Guild have made the decision to cancel all Guild meetings and workshops for April, 2020 and May, 2020, in order to protect the health … Continue reading
Due to the ongoing situation with the Covid-19 virus, the April guild meeting and April Workshops are cancelled.