My Speaking and Teaching Schedule

Here's my speaking and teaching schedule for the coming year. Contact me at sarahgoerquilts@gmail.com to discuss scheduling me to present or teach for your guild.

Click here for pictures and descriptions of available workshops and lectures.

All virtual events are listed at Pacific Standard Time.

2022

  • July 23, 24 & 31 - The Colorado Quilting Council, Inc. [virtual]
    • Saturday 9am - Lecture: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
    • Sundays 8am-11am - Workshop: Building an Improv Toolbox
  • July 30 - Global Quilt Connection [virtual]
  • September 12 & 13 - Foothill Quilters Guild (Auburn, CA)
    • Monday 6pm - Lecture: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
    • Tuesday 9am-4pm - Workshop: Scrappy Squares
  • September 19 - Guild of Quilters of Contra Costa County
    • Monday 7pm - Lecture: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • October 19 & 22 - Moonlight Quilters of Sonoma County
    • Wednesday 7pm - Lecture: Building a Color Palette [virtual]
    • Saturday 10am - Workshop: Building an Improv Toolbox [in-person]
  • October 29 - Guild of Quilters of Contra Costa County [virtual]
    • Saturday 9:30am-4pm - Workshop: Building an Improv Toolbox
  • November 10 - The Simi Valley Quilt Guild [virtual]
    • Thursday 7pm - Lecture: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • November 16 - Tuleburg Quilt Guild (Stockton, CA)
    • Wednesday 9am-3:30pm - Workshop: Improv Log Cabins

2023

  • January 23 - Chelmsford Quilters' Guild, Inc. [virtual]
    • Monday 4pm - Lecture: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • March 8 - Peaceful Night Quilters' Guild [virtual]
    • Wednesday 4:30pm - Lecture: Building a Color Palette
  • April 21-26 - Empty Spools Seminars (Asilomar - Pacific Grove, CA)
    • 5-day workshop - All About Angles: A Planned Improv Approach to Quilt Design
      • registration is open now!
  • October 13 & 14 - Westside Quilters of Los Angeles [virtual]
    • Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm - Workshop: All About Angles
    • Saturday 10am - Lecture: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing

 

 

Past Engagements

2017

  • November 11 - Bay Area Modern Quilting
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: Scrappy Squares
  • November 14 - Santa Clara Valley Quilt Association Quilting 101
    • Workshop Demo: Planned Improv: Scrappy Squares

2018

  • November 10 - Amador Valley Quilters
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing

2019

  • January 7-8 - Tehachapi Mountain Quilters
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: My Quilting Journey
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: Scrappy Squares
  • January 9 - Northern California Quilt Council
    • All Star Review - Demo: Planned Improv: All About Angles
  • March 12-13 - Camarillo Quilter's Association
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: Scrappy Squares
  • March 20 - Peninsula Quilter's Guild
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • April 9 - Mt. Tam Quilt Guild
    • Lecture: Quilting with Kids
  • April 13 - Southern California Council of Quilt Guilds
    • Meet the Teachers
  • May 11 - Bay Area Modern Quilting
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: All About Angles
  • May 21-22 - River City Quilter's Guild
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: Scrappy Squares
  • July 10 - Northern California Quilt Council
    • Meet the Teachers
  • July 31 - August 1 - Valley Quilt Guild (Yuba City/Marysville, CA)
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: My Quilting Journey
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: All About Angles
  • August 17 - Carquinez Strait Stitchers (Benicia, CA)
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: Scrappy Squares
  • September 3 - Petaluma Quilt Guild (Petaluma, CA)
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • September 4 - Grapevine Quilter's Guild (Ukiah, CA)
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing

2020

  • January 14 - Country Crossroads Quilters (Modesto, CA)
    • Lecture: Quilting With Kids
  • February 10 - Delta Quilters Guild (Brentwood, CA)
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • March 5-6 - Hi Desert Quilt Guild (Ridgecrest, CA)
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: Scrappy Squares
  • March 12-14 - Santa Clarita Valley Quilt Guild (Santa Clarita, CA)
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: Scrappy Squares
  • August 9 & 15 - Pajaro Valley Quilt Association (Aptos, CA) [Virtual]
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: Creating a Scrappy Slab
  • August 19 - Moonlight Quilters of Sonoma County [Virtual]
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • October 13 - Surfside Quilters Guild (San Clemente/San Juan Capistrano, CA) [Virtual]
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • October 19 - Gateway Quilters' Guild (Merced, CA) [Virtual]
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • November 23-24 - Santa Clara Valley Quilt Association (San Jose, CA) [Virtual]
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: All About Angles

2021

  • January 7, 14 & 21 - Markham Towne Quilters Guild (Canada) [Virtual]
    • Lecture: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: Scrappy Squares
  • February 1, 2 & 9 - Ocean Waves Quilt Guild (Lewes, DE) [Virtual]
    • Lecture: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: All About Angles
  • February 22 - Global Quilt Connection [Virtual]
    • Monday 1pm - Meet the Teachers
  • March 25 - Quilters Etc. (Lompoc, CA) [Virtual]
    • Lecture: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • April 10 - Southern California Council of Quilt Guilds [Virtual]
    • Meet the Teachers
  • April 14 - Northern California Quilt Council [Virtual]
    • Meet the Teachers
  • April 22 - Nite Owl Quilters Guild (Upland, CA) [Virtual]
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • August 11 - Tuleburg Quilt Guild [Virtual]
    • Lecture/Demo: Creating a Scrappy Slab
  • September 12 - 13 - San Fernando Valley Quilt Association [Virtual]
    • Workshop: Planned Improv: All About Angles
    • Lecture and Trunk Show: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • October 11, 23 & 30 - Friendship Quilters of San Diego [Virtual]
    • Lecture/Demo: Creating a Scrappy Slab
    • Workshop: Improv Log Cabins

2022

  • January 12 - Northern Lights Quilt Guild [Virtual]
    • Lecture: Building a Color Palette
  • February 8 - Warwick Valley Quilters Guild (Orange County, NY) [Virtual]
    • Lecture/Demo: Creating a Scrappy Slab
  • February 12 - Thunder Bay Quilters Guild [Virtual]
    • Lecture: Developing a Creative 100 Day Project
  • March 9 - All-America City Quilters [virtual]
    • Lecture: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
  • April 9 - Southern California Council of Quilt Guilds [virtual]
    • Meet the Teachers
  • April 13 - Northern California Quilt Council [virtual]
    • Meet the Teachers
  • May 4, 7, & 14 - Arizona Quilters Guild [virtual]
    • Lecture: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
    • Workshop: Building an Improv Toolbox
  • May 9 - Delta Quilters Guild (Brentwood, CA)
    • Lecture: Building a Color Palette
  • May 11 & 12 - Mancuso QuiltFest Virtual Schoolhouse Series
    • Workshop: All About Angles
    • Workshop: Improv Log Cabins
  • June 23 & 25 - Quilters Etc. (Lompoc, CA)
    • Thursday 7pm - Lecture: Rules and Options of Planned Improv Piecing
    • Saturday 9am-4pm - Workshop: Improv Log Cabins