Central Virginia Modern Quilt Guild

Develop and Encourage the Growth and Development of Modern Quilting through Education and Community Activities


UPDATE: Registration is FULL for Sherri Lynn Wood Workshops.

Registration is now FULL. We have closed payment for workshops.

The Central Virginia Modern Quilt Guild is hosting Sherri Lynn Wood for a weekend of Improvisation! Saturday, February 1, 2020, for Patchwork Doodle, and on Sunday, February 2, 2020, for Grid Busting Mashup. Registration is open to non-members.

We are also happy to provide a free lecture Saturday, February 1, 2020, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., entitled Ruler Free Mashup. If you are only attending the Lecture, please complete the Registration form and select Lecture Only.


DoubleTree by Hilton Richmond Midlothian, 1021 Koger Center Boulevard, Richmond, VA, 23235. Room rate is $109 per night. Provide our name when making reservations. Room reservations are separate from the workshop registration.

Workshop Descriptions:

Patchwork Doodle:

1-day 6hr / intermediate / all skill levels welcome

Doodle with your scrap stash! Let go of expectations and build patterns with simple shapes and negative space. Learn ruler-free patchwork techniques. Collaborate with your patchwork with a YES AND as you affirm and respond in the moment to the pattern as it unfolds. Discover a responsive approach to composition and design that lies somewhere between randomness and planned.

Featured in The Improv Handbook For Modern Quilters. Her book will be available for purchase at the retail price, $27.95, during the workshop and lectures. She will be available during the lecture to sign her book.

Grid Busting Curves:

1-day 6hr / intermediate / all skill levels welcome /

Discover the freedom and ease of piecing template free curves. There are no mistakes here! The goal of this layered curve improv workshop is to bust out of the grid.


BOTH WORKSHOPS which will include a free signed book ($27.95 retail) and free lecture:  $300

INDIVIDUAL WORKSHOP$145 (includes lecture but not free book)

(Refund of half the fees if cancelled before December 1, 2019. No refund after that date. To cancel, send us an email at cvamqg@gmail.com)


Thank you. If you have any troubles completing the Registration Form, send us an email at cvamqg@gmail.com.