Special Events

Aug 7, 2021: Road Trip to Rocky Mount

Grand Opening

Join us on a road trip to brand new shop opening in Rocky Mount.

Meet: Lowe’s behind Fleet shoes at 9:15am

Lunch at Buddy’s Barbeque.



Special Events

Aug 21, 2021: Road Trip to Lynchburg/Rustburg

Join us on a road trip to Sew Simple, Quilted Expressions & Threads Run Thru It

Meet: Barnes & Noble at Tanglewood @ 8:30 am

(Lunch destination TBD)


Registration deadline: August 1

Special Events

July 17 Shopping Trip to Fancy Gap

[This is a resceduled date; used to be May 8]

Join us on a road trip to Batik’s Etc. and Sew Biz

Sat., May 8, 2021 9:00 AM

Meet:   Cave Spring Baptist Church on  Rt. 221 in the Far Parking Lot
We’ll lunch in Wytheville @ Peking Restaurant


Registration deadline: July 3


June 19, 2021: Patchwork Illusions Workshop

Presented by Karen Combs from Tennessee

6-hour workshop taught over Zoom for 20 participants
9am – 3pm with lunch break

Cost: $50 Star Guild Member,  $55 non-guild member

Learn a quick and easy rotary cutting method to create stunning quilts with a 3-D look.  Check out Karen’s website for more information and the supply list. 

Note: Also purchase the Patchwork Illusion pattern/rotary templates from Karen’s website.

We use your address only to get in touch with you about this workshop; no mailing lists.

Please select which payment method you plan to use:

Registration only holds your place for the moment. The workshop fee must be received by midnight June 8, 2021.

Pay for Workshop

Patchwork Illusions Workshop, member


Patchwork Illusions Workshop, non-member


If you are uncomfortable paying online with Paypal or your credit card, you can mail a check to the Guild:

Star Quilters Guild
Attn: Workshops
P.O. Box 4328
Roanoke, VA 24015

Special Events

June 26 Shopping Trip to Archdale, NC

Sat., June 26, 2021

Come on a road trip with us to Pineapple Fabrics in Archdale, North Carolina

Meet: 8:30am  Barnes & Noble – Tanglewood

Lunch  TBA


Please Register by Sat., May 29, 2021. We have to register with the store the number attending.                 

Special Events

May 22 Shopping Trip to Covington

Sat., May 22, 2021

Come on a road trip with us to

Meeting Location:   9:00 AM Barnes & Noble – Tanglewood

Lunch in Covington @ James Burke House Eatery


Deadline to register: May 1

Special Events

Sept 22-26, 2021: Star Quilters Retreat

Wed. 1:00 pm – Sun. 10:00 am

4 H Center at Smith Mountain Lake
Reid Jones Jr. Lodge


  • 2 to a room
  • Nice  Rooms  with Twin & Queen beds, desk/chairs, full bathroom & shelving area
  •  Hugh Conference room/Tables for sewing
  •  Breakfast @ 10:00  Dinner @ 5:00
  •   4 Night Stay

Come for good food, lots of sewing without interruption, good fellowship, learning new techniques  & a chance to meet new friends that enjoy quilting.

For the afternoon, we have snacks that people volunteer to bring.  Sometimes someone might go to the quilt store and grab lunch when they do.  Otherwise we have fruit trays & other good stuff!


Total cost will be  $280.00 – $285.00 All payments must be paid by Aug. 31, 2021.

Mail your $100 deposit check payable to Star Quilters Guild to:

Star Quilters Guild
attn: Special Events
P.O. Box 4328
  Roanoke, Virginia  24015

No returns after  Sept. 4, 2021 unless there is an extreme emergency

We will send the supply list and more information via email.


March 20 Quilt Workshop: ColorBugs and Curves

…Slash & Sew Improv Technique Combined with Sewing Curves

presented by Linda & Carl Sullivan from Colourwerx in Palm Desert, CA

6-hour Zoom workshop
10am to 5pm with one hour lunch break

Checkout their website for colorful, contemporary designs and quilts.

To book must have 24 participants
Pattern download 7 days before event


Registering holds your place, but your class fee must be postmarked by Feb 19, 2021

Mail your check to the guild:

Star Quilters Guild
P.O. Box 4328
Roanoke, VA 24015