The relationship between the Virginia Quilt Museum and its members is a close one. The Museum belongs to its members. For our members, we showcase quality exhibits and offer a variety of interesting and educational programs. In exchange, our members support us with their membership funds and their willingness to serve as ambassadors for the Museum.

We invite you to join the Virginia Quilt Museum and become part of our Museum family, now almost 625 members! Whether as an individual or a guild, by becoming a VQM member, you help preserve our quilting heritage while also promoting the continued practice of quilt artistry throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and beyond.

2018 New or Renewing Members

The Virginia Quilt Museum would like to take a moment to thank our new or renewing members for their generous support.  We would not be able to achieve our work without the support that our individual members and guild members!

Debora Ashley                   Hazel Carter                                    Jane Fellows                       Jan Hood                                      Cheryl Hawes                    Patti Snyder                                    Kim Wibbing                    Janice Beall                               Kathleen Curtis Wilson     Kathryn Carpenter                         Violet Cavazos                  Carole Dull                                   Laura Fraser                      Kimberly Gallo                                 Pat & Douglas Gravatt       Cerise Haas                                     Debi Harding                    Libby Hedstrom                          Louise  Jargowsky              Josephine Millett                    Constance Norton             Leigh Ann Thomas                           Jim & Connie Thompson  Katherine Cole                           Jennifer Nelson                 Judy Meade                                   Angela Robertson              Loretta Spittle                                  Nyra White                       Katherine Williams                        Cindy Chavez                   Claire Wrenn


Levels and perks

join or renew

Join or renew online via PayPal by selecting your membership level and type below and clicking "add to cart".

VQM Membership Levels
Membership Type
Family Level - Give 2nd name

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Pay by check. Please print and mail your payment along with our individual membership form to The Virginia Quilt Museum located at 301 S. Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22801.

Guild Partnerships

By becoming a Guild Partner (our membership category for guilds), your organization can stand as one in your support of the Virginia Quilt Museum. While most of our Guild Partners are quilting groups, we welcome other textile art organizations to join us as well!


To join or renew your Guild Partnership online via PayPal,
click the Donate button below:

To pay by check, please print and complete our guild membership form and mail to: 

Virginia Quilt Museum
301 South Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA  22801

Guild Partner Levels

Piecer Guilds ($100-$249)

  • Link to your webpage on the Museum’s website

  • Receipt of Museum newsletter

  • 2 single-use guest passes

Stitcher Guilds ($250-$499)

  • All Piecer Guild benefits

  • 3 single-use guest passes

Designer Guilds ($500-$999)

  • All Piecer Guild benefits

  • 5 single-use guest passes

Preserver Guilds ($1000 or more)

  • All Piecer Guild benefits

  • 10 single-use guest passes

  • Free Private “behind the scenes” tour for up to 20 people