Member Spotlight: Wanda Ann Dotson | Central Virginia Modern Quilt Guild

Name: Wanda Ann Dotson Member of CVAMQG since: 2015 How long have you been quilting? Twenty-nine years What is your favorite quilting tool? ?  I love hand quilting, and I couldn’t quilt without my metal thimble. What are your favorite fabric lines and substrates? Do you prefer prints or solids? I love solids, and I have recently…
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Donate this block and I’ll make the Quilt

You may have missed this, but I took over the Central Virginia Modern Quilt Guild’s Instagram account for a few days in May. At the end, I challenged followers to send me a quilt block that I could turn into a quilt for the Commonwealth Catholic Charities resettlement program.

The deadline to mail to the Guild is July 11.

Here’s the link to Instagram:

It’s an easy block to make:

Cutting Instructions:

(1) solid color (any color) 4.5″ by 4.5″
(2) white 4.5″ by 8.5″
(1) white 4.5″ by 12.5″


Sew the 4.5″ blocks to each other
Add the 4.5″ by 8.5″ to the top
Add the 4.5″ by 8.5″ to the left side
Add the 5.” by 12.5″ to the bottom

Press however makes you happy.

Your block will measure 12.5″ by 12.5″

Mail to:

Attention: Wanda Dotson
P. O. Box 5421
Glen Allen, VA 23058





Join the Central Virginia Modern Quilt Guild

Logo cva MQG 6.9.15MODERN QUILTERS in my area are coming together to form the CVA Modern Quilt Guild.

Our first organizational meeting is this Wednesday, August 5th, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Quilting Adventures. I invite you to attend.

Visit CVA Modern Quilt Guild’s website. You may discover you are a modern quilter.

meeting dates 2015

THE CVA MODERN QUILT GUILD will be a chapter of the Modern Quilt Guild. I really excited to work with other modern quilters in my community and have some fun with fabric.

If you don’t live in the Central Virginia, USA, area, please spread the word to quilters you know in this area who might be interested.