We invite you to apply to present in an All-Star Virtual Sampler Platter


Saturday October 2, 2021 3-6pm (eastern)

Sunday October 3, 2021 3-6pm (eastern)

18 different teachers will each share a 15 minute live, technique based, hands-on demonstration with hundreds of guilds and quilters from around the globe. This is a chance for you to give your target audience a real taste of what your workshops are really like and get them excited about hiring you.  This live event is FREE for teachers to participate in.


GQC is working hard to help guilds and their members become comfortable with Zoom workshops. The Sampler Platter will be a risk-free way for their Zoom-reluctant members to see what it’s like to be in a live virtual class. Between each demonstration GQC will offer short tips to attendees on how to have a better zoom workshop experience.


We are looking for upbeat, experienced, and adept Zoom teachers and a wide variety of techniques and styles to really show quilters the best that virtual workshops have to offer. 


Application date opens: June 1, 2021 at 7 p.m. eastern

Application deadline (NO exceptions): June 18, 2021 midnight eastern

Notification of Acceptance: June 25, 2021 

Deadline for receipt of PDF: September 1, 2021


Click here to apply


Teacher Demo Guidelines:

Your 15 minute technique demonstration must be live, not an entirely pre-recorded screen share or slide show. 

You will be made co-host for the duration of your 15 minute zoom demo so that you can control your cameras and screen share if you need to.  We encourage you to use a variety of overhead shots and talking head camera views to show off your zoom acumen. You may include links to your website, coupons, or spotlight products for the last minute or two of your demo, but the bulk of your 15 minutes must be spent teaching. You are selling your teaching skills, not a product.


This event will not be recorded.


Teacher PDF Guidelines

You will be required to provide a one page PDF with written instructions for your technique. You may also include coupons, links, and promo material for your products on your PDF but it must be mostly instructional.  We will be sharing this PDF with all the guilds that register who will be encouraged to share it with their members. 



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