The object of this Guild shall be to enable the sharing of information and expertise about quilting amongst its members and community; to educate its members and the community through workshops, lectures, discussions and shows; to further interest in quilting in the quilting community; to exhibit to the community quilting's place in and contribution to the culture and history of New Jersey.  

Brownstone Quilters Guild was founded in 1983 by Marianne Loughlin, then a resident of Waldwick, NJ. She posted fliers in a nearby fabric store inviting other quilter to attend an initial meeting. Our name was chosen to honor the typical Dutch brownstone homes of the Hudson Valley.

History and Mission