SAQG Committee

Back Row: Pat Mostert – treasurer, Mariette Venter – Oranje, Dee Chandler – Lowveld, Sandra de Wet – Director of NQF 2019, Kristien Schutte – Dias, Coleen Wiehahn for Annette Marx – Outeniqua, Anne Attenborough - East Coast and Renée de Beyer – Good Hope


Front row: Paul Schutte – Golden West, Erla Cilliers – Jacaranda, Marline Turner – KwaZulu-Natal, Jenny Hermans – President, and Barbara Robb – Golden Rand


Not present - We welcome Antoinette Kriel onto the committee as the treasurer as Pat has retired. Annette Marx – Outeniqua and Elsa Brits for Vaal Driehoek


Each of the Regional Guilds have a Representative on the South African Quilters Guild Committee. This Committee meets annually and is responsible for all the administrative work of the National Guild. The President and the Representatives of the four Guilds that have the largest membership form the Executive Committee, and are responsible for making urgent interim decisions. Regular contact is kept between the guild reps with emails, faxes and newsletters. Each Committee Member has a portfolio for which he/she is responsible. This work is done on a voluntary basis and no honorariums are paid. 


President, Website and Accreditation Courses: Jenny Hermans (Good Hope)

Vice-President: Paul Schutte (Golden West)

Treasurer and Teachers’ Forum: Antoinette Kriel (Dias)

Membership (incl. Country and Individual):  Barbara Robb (Golden Rand)

Community Projects:  Annelize Keevé (Oranje)

Judges and Register of Master Quilters: Paul Schutte (Golden West)

Travelling Exhibitions:  Renee de Beyer (Good Hope)

Heritage Quilts: Mandy Kirk (Kwa-Zulu Natal)

Historian:  Vacant

Register of Prize-winners and Hall of Fame: Kristien Schutte (Dias)

Youth Projects and Social Media: Erla Cilliers (Jacaranda)

Representative: Dee Chandler (Lowveld)

Marketing: Annette Marx (Outeniqua)

Directory: Anne Attenborough (Eastern Cape)

National Quilt Festival 2019: Sandra de Wet (Gauteng)