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The 2014 Board

Bonnie Stapleton, President
Sandie Terrien, Vice President
Jane Rager , Secretary
Cindy Moser, Treasurer
Jane Elbert, Parliamentarian

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Photos from October's Meeting Sashiko and Show and Tell

Photos from September's Meeting

Galaxy Quilt Class with instructor Phyllis Reeves

Email photos of your progress to Michele and she will add them to this  page!





2015 Block of the Month--Spinning Pinwheels

Quilt finished size about 50" x 62"

Fabric Requirements

  • Light fabric: 1
  • Medium-light fabric: 1
  • Medium-dark fabric: 1
  • Dark fabric: 1
  • Border and binding fabric: 2 yards

Michele will bring us the 2015 Block of the Month from Connecticut!!!  Thanks to Boni, Connie, and Darlene who will get the patterns early to share samples at our monthly meetings!

Block 1 Pinwheel Four Patch

Click here for Pinwheel Four Patch instructions

Block 2 1930's Pinwheel in a Square

Click here for Pinwheel in a Square instructions

Block 3  3-D Pinwheel

Click here for 3-D Pinwheel instructions

Block 4 Pinwheel Star

Click here for Pinwheel Star instructions

Block 5 Spinner

Click here for Spinner Instructions

Block 6 Double Pinwheel

Click here for
Double Pinwheel

Block 7 Spinning Pinwheel Star


Click here for instructions for Spinning Pinwheel Star


Block 8 Pinwheel in a Sawtooth Star

Click here for instructions for
Pinwheel in a Sawtooth Star

***Finishing Blocks***
Start your setting blocks now

Click here for setting block instructions

Block 9 Pinwheel Fan



Click here for instructions for Pinwheel Fan

Block 10 Flying Kite


Click here for instructions for
Flying Kite

***Finishing Blocks***
Corner Triangles

Click here for instructions for Corner Triangles

Block 11 Diamond Pinwheel Star


Click here for instructions for Diamond Pinwheel Star

***Finishing Blocks***
Setting Triangles


Click here for Setting Triangles Instructions


Come Join Us!

We meet on the second Saturday every month at the Powhatan County Library (2270 Mann Road, Powhatan, VA 23139) from 9:00am until noon. Check out our Calendar link to see what we have planned.



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Guild Quilt

Our Guild Quilt

We created this quilt in 2005.  Each block is a "Sun Bonnet Sue" representation of each member.  New members are asked to create a block to add to our quilt.  We plan to make panels to hang along side the original quilt.
Individually we are quilters; together we are The Country Piecemakers'!

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President's Gavel

The President's Gavel was created by Deane Cox, a member of the Arts and Crafts Guild of Goochland.  It will be passed from President to President over the years. 

Our Mission

Our Guild was organized February 2003 to serve Powhatan, Amelia, Goochland, Cumberland, Cartersville, Chesterfield, Buckingham, and surrounding counties.

Our mission is to preserve quilt history and expand quilt knowledge and techniques for both quilters and non quilters alike.