About Us

The Northern Virginia Chapter of the American Sewing Guild includes the northern portion of Virginia from the Shenandoah Mountains to the Potomac River, south to Fredericksburg, Western Maryland and Washington, DC.  We are part of the national non-profit American Sewing Guild for people of all skill levels who love to sew!

Chapter Advisory Board (CAB)

2019 Elected Positions:    


Title/RoleName (ASG member since)
PresidentRachel Weir
First Vice President
Second Vice President
SecretaryKathy Wright (2000)
TreasurerKathleen Saladino (2008)

Non-Elected Positions:


Title/RoleName (ASG member since)
Newsletter EditorAlexandria Chaudhuri
WebmasterMary Parker (2003)
Retail LiaisonBonnie Firestone (2002)
Community Service CoordinatorVACANT
ASG HQ ContactBarbara Cortez
We have a dozen local groups that meet monthly around the northern Virginia region.  View our Neighborhood Groups page to find a group local to you.


Our National Guild


Visit the American Sewing Guild's website to join our organization.  Once a member, you can request access to the special members-only area of the site.  Members are able to take free online classes, as well as enjoy special discounts at online and local sewing-related shops. Not sure if ASG is for you? Check out the "Taste of ASG Trial Membership." You get a full 60-day unlimited access to everything ASG has to offer for just $10.