The Greater Ann Arbor Quilt Guild is dedicated to the promotion and preservation of the art of quilting, patchwork, applique, and related fiber arts.
Interweave - Quilt by Mary Anne Duluk

We ....

  • are quilters of all ages and abilities
  • have 250+ members across regions
  • love all quilts: art, contemporary, modern, and traditional
  • offer in-person, online, and hybrid activities
  • offer presentations and workshops with renowned teachers
  • host our next non-juried quilt show in July 2024
  • support SafeHouse Center with quilts and monetary donations
  • welcome new members!

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Special Announcements

Come to a Meeting

2024 Quilt Day meetings are: January 20, March 16, May 18, July 20, September 21, and November 16.

For a $10 fee, non-members are welcome hear our speakers from around the quilt world.
We meet in the Morris Lawrence Building at the Washtenaw Community College campus and simulcast live with Zoom.

In January, we meet by Zoom only.

Attend a Workshop

Workshops are held the same weekend as the Quilt Day meeting, on Friday and Sunday.

 Workshops are usually held in person. Guild members get priority to register for workshops at a discounted price.

Non-members are welcome when spaces are available.

Benefits of Joining GAAQG

With annual dues of $55, GAAQG offers its members many benefits:

  • Free lectures on the six Quilt Day weekends held on the 3rd weekend of odd-numbered months – Jan/Mar/May/July/Sept/Nov. There is an option to attend the lecture by Zoom.
  • Friday and Sunday workshops on Quilt Day weekends with nationally known teachers (Non-members pay an additional $15 per workshop.) 
  • Special events including Fabric Sale and Garage Sale
  • Quilt Show, held even-numbered years – GAAQG members may exhibit quilts
  • Discounts at select quilt stores – show your current membership card
Joining As a New Member

For the fastest access to all the benefits of membership, please pay online.

PLEASE NOTE: If you pay by check, your membership is not complete until your payment is received.

Questions about membership?

Contact membership@gaaqg.com

Support SafeHouse Center

The guild engages in charitable efforts in support of SafeHouse Center, the Washtenaw County domestic violence shelter.
GAAQG members have donated thousands of quilts to SafeHouse Center residents and raised thousands of dollars for the organization.

 As a GAAQG member free fabric kits and SafeHouse Sew-In events are available to make quilts for SafeHouse Center

Join A Small Group

As a GAAQG member, a great way to meet people is to join a small group.
These small groups are the heart of our guild. They provide friendship and growth and are well worth the effort to join.Some of the small groups meet in person and others through Zoom.
The focus of the groups vary from making quilts for SafeHouse to Art Quilts to exploring new techniques.

Get Involved

GAAQG operates entirely on volunteer energy. There are many tasks, both large and small, that contribute to the vibrancy of our Guild, from serving as a board officer to helping at one of our special events.
When you renew your membership annually, you can express an interest in volunteering or sharing a special skill.

"I was struck by the energy and passion of the group and really wowed by your meeting space, especially the tech aspects. It was a dream gig to have someone doing sound and lights and handling Zoom and all that in such a professional way. I could relax and just do my thing, deliver my message. You guys are so lucky!"

Meg Cox, Journalist, Writer And Quilter