Membership Secretary: Jean Gualtieri

GQCCC currently has 239 active members who gather to share and learn in a myriad of different activities, workshops, programs, and sewing groups.  When in person meetings are not possible, meetings, classes, and sew groups are virtual. Our diverse quilters live in these California counties: Alameda, Amador, Butte, Contra Costa, Mono, Orange, San Francisco, and Solano, and beyond in these states:  Colorado, Hawaii, Indiana, Hawaii, Nevada, Tennessee, and Washington. Their interests include hand and machine piecing, hand and machine appliqué, hand and machine quilting, machine free-motion quilting, hand and machine embroidery, art quilts, garments, even fabric dyeing!

Membership dues for 2021-22 are as follows:

Full Membership$50.00
Youth Membership$25.00

Our membership year is from July through June.

Starting in July 2020 your membership includes the newsletter delivered by email. If you want to receive a printed newsletter you can by paying an additional $30 a year to cover the printing and shipping costs. You can pay online or mail a check.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email the Membership Secretary.

Membership In GQCCC includes:

  • Admission to the monthly general meetings featuring guest artists who stimulate new methods, ideas, tools and beautiful quilts in their trunk shows
  • Daily access to the Guild’s “Farmhouse”  with a fun selection of weekly quilting activities held there
  • Access to the Guild’s Lending Library of over 1,200 quilt-related books, patterns, quilting templates, DVDs and magazines Link
  • Opportunity to attend monthly Member-taught workshops (guild members who have a technique to share)
  • Opportunity to display quilts in our annual quilt show held in April
  • Opportunity to participate as a consignor at our “Country Store ” boutique held annually at our quilt show
  • Show & Tell (guild members show current works at our monthly meetings)
  • Opportunity to participate in our Community Outreach programs, specifically Patriotic Quilts and Quilts to Share
  • Email Subscription to The Weathervane (our monthly newsletter) and access to The Weathervane Newsletter Archive (via the Member’s Only Website Section)

All GQCCC members are welcome to attend monthly Board Meetings.

Member Responsibilities Each Year for GQCCC Annual Quilt Show:

  • Participate with quilt entries;
  • Volunteer on Quilt Show committees Link to Quilt Show Volunteering;
  • Assist with set up and take down of the show or work in other ways at the show within your physical restrictions;
  • Sell or buy at least $20 worth of Opportunity Quilt tickets;
  • Donate two salable items to the Country Store or donate $10 for Country Store supplies Donation List