Each newsletter contains a message from the President, block of the month pattern, book reviews, information from the last meeting, upcoming events, reports from board members, general quilting articles and other miscellaneous information about SCVQA.

The SCVQA Newsletter is published 12 times per year. The online version is free with SCVQA membership, or you may take out a subscription for $20.00 per year.

Guild members are encouraged to sign up for the online version of the newsletter. Please note that this mailing list is only used to send out the url to the latest newsletter. All other email is automatically blocked.


Problems receiving online newsletter?

There are several possible reasons why you're not receiving the online newsletter. Try each of these steps in turn to track down the cause:

  1. If you use the type of spam filter that sends email back to the sender asking them for more information, then please do whatever is necessary to allow messages through from the email address listed below. We do not answer return emails from spam filters.

  2. If you use a spam filter make sure that the following are in your contact list or address book, so that it is among the list of email addresses that your spam filter lets through.

  3. Contact The chair will check that you're a current member of SCVQA, and that we have your correct email address in the mailing list.

Problems opening the online newsletter

  1. The online newsletter is a PDF file. You must have a PDF viewer installed on your computer to view the newsletter.
    One such application is ADOBE ACROBAT Reader. To download the Adobe Reader, click the URL address below:
    Adobe Acrobat Reader
  2. If, after you have installed Acrobat, you click on the link for the online newsletter and the file does not begin to download, you need to copy the url into your browser and press return to begin the pdf download.
  3. After downloading the file, if a PDF viewer does not automatically open, you might have to find where your browser stored the file on your machine and open it manually. Check locations such as "Downloads" folders on your computer.
  4. If you are not receiving email notifications, please contact to verify your email address.
  5. If you are still having problems please contact for further help.

Want to read the Newsletter Again?

We only keep newsletter for 3 months on the server. If you want to refer to old newsletters, download the newsletter to your computer after it opens. (Your browser should have a "download" icon or function that, when selected, will save the PDF to your computer.) Save the PDF in a location where you can find it agin.

Problems receiving newsletter via US Mail?

If you are not receiving your newsletter please contact to verify your mailing address.


If you would like to place a business (display) ad or a classified ad in the newsletter, fill out either the display ad form or the classified ad form, and send with payment to the address in the form.

Rates for display ads (per issue):

Page FractionWidthHeightRate
Business Card2 1/4"3 1/2"$12
1/4 page vertical3 1/2"4 3/4"$30
1/4 page horizontal4 3/4"3 1/2"$30
1/2 page vertical3 1/2"9 3/4"$60
1/2 page horizontal7 1/2"4 3/4"$60
Full Page7 1/2"9 3/4"$115

Rates for classified ads

Rates for classified ads (per issue): $1.50 first 10 words, $1.00 each additional 10 words or fraction thereof. (For example, an 11-word ad costs $2.50 per issue).