Membership Cards update

We are not currently printing any membership cards due to the new lockdown restrictions.  We will review this in the New Year.

Arts Council funding for QGBI!

Exciting news! The Quilters’ Guild has been awarded the government’s #CultureRecoveryFund to help us continue to serve the quilting community so that we can be here for you and #HereForCulture

Online tutors and speakers

If you need an online speaker or tutor for your group meetings look no further!

Members Hub

A new resource for members looking for inspiration during these strange times. Check back for updates each week.

Contacting the Guild

Due to Covid-19 restrictions our staff are now involved in remote working so we would be very grateful if you would email any urgent enquiries rather than calling York. 

Youngish Quilters 14-18

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QGBI Members Privacy Notice

Our Members Privacy Notice can be seen here -


Membership is open to all quilters, whatever your level of experience.  It’s a great time to join when just beginning: there’s so much to learn!

Travelling Trunks

Would you like this late 19th Century quilt to visit your group? Read about our Travelling Trunks to find out more.

Our Special Interest Groups

Check out the special interest groups - traditional, modern, miniature or contemporary plus the Study Group if you are interested in quilt history.

Festival of Quilts

Festival of Quilts is now online