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Fraser Valley Quilters' Guild - Quilt Show 2011



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Thank you for the generous donations from the following businesses for our show:

Tom's Sewing Machine
The Needle & I Quilt Shop & Sewing Centre
Deb' Quilt Art
Quilters Dream
Creative Edge Quilting & Sewing
Stitches Quilt Shop
Hamel's Fabric & Quilting
Gala Fabrics
Alderspring Designs
Passionate Dyes
Fabricana Imports Ltd.
Carola' Quilt Shop
Classic Stitch Threads
North Surrey Quality Meats
Canadian Floriculture Ltd.
Wineberry Fabrics & Yarns
The Cloth Shop
Castle's Sewing Centre
Quilted Bear
A Great Notion Sewing Supply

The Viewer's Choice Prize was awarded to Barbara Baker and the Participation Prizes were drawn at the June day meeting and given out at both the day and evening meetings.

I hope we will all support these businesses who contributed to our show.

Marilyn Smith - Prize Coordinator



FVQG Piece to Peace Quilt Show

Best of Show and CQA winner is "Tulip Garden" by Barbara Baker. Congratulations!
2011 show winner
Barbara Baker and FVQG president Cathy Galbraith
click the picture for a larger view
and click here for a link to pictures on Flickr

May 13th – 15th, 2011

at George Preston Recreation Centre
20699 – 42 Avenue, Langley, B.C.

Admission $5 (men free)

Friday May 13th 10 – 5
Saturday May 14th 10 – 5
Sunday May 15th 10 – 4

Feature artists: Cher Olsson and Dougal Walker
FVQG award winning members special exhibit

Click for a Quilt show ad with map and prize draw entry

Tip: if using a GPS input "Township of Langley" or
click for a google map link

Raffle Quilt & Prizes

Quilt Raffle winners are:

1st prize for the Wedding Ring Quilt is C. Birkeland
2nd place for the basket is B. Fuller
3rd prize for the thread tree is E. Barr

Door prize winner is S. Ludwig

Challenge Quilt Winners

1st place L.A. Evelyn O'Neill
2nd place Elizabeth Nordlund
3rd place Karen Berry


Hanging Sleeves

Click to download the PDF for information on making a hanging sleeve.

Quilt Challenge – Pieces of our Lives. Deadline extended to the end of April!

There are still a few packages available for $5.00. Please see Vivia Nemeth at the meeting. Deadline has been extended to the end of April to register. Please remember to cover the label of your quilt, A piece of freezer paper works well. Remember to follow the rules and look for the ribbons on the quilts when the show opens.

Quilt show pins are now available! Only $3 each

Check with the publicity table.

Show Registration Form
Available in .pdf format

March 31, 2011 is the deadline for submitting quilt registrations and changes. Please email Sandi B or Kendra A, the quilt show registrars, if you have any questions regarding quilt registration. Quilts are to be submitted at the May 10th meeting.

Quilt Show Boutique

Boutique Submission forms can be downloaded here and will be available at the April Guild Meetings. Theresa will be accepting the forms between the April meetings. Please contact Theresa for more info. and see the April newsletter.
email: mobiletp@telus.net


      Tea Room Goodie Donation

We will be asking members for home baked cookies or squares again this year to serve in our Tea Room at the Quilt Show. We don't have refrigeration so please make goodies that don't require it. There will be a sign up sheet at the Guild meetings.

Teacups, saucers & spoons

Remember to look in your cupboards for old unused but unchipped teacups & saucers or nice coffee mugs and teaspoons for our tearoom. We will store these for our next quilt shows.

Quilt Magazine Collection

We will be collecting your old magazines and cook books to sell at the show until the May meeting. See Margaret Henderson for donations.




1st prize queen size Wedding Ring quilt valued at $3,500.00
- pattern by Judy Niemeyer - click on picture for a larger view

2nd prize Basket of Fabric valued at $500.00

3rd prize Thread Tree valued at $200.00

Raffle Tickets will be available at the Meetings. Please support
your guild quilt show by selling and purchasing raffle tickets. Proceeds will benefit the White Rock South Surrey Hospice Society



Volunteers for the show

Becky Stewart is the volunteer coordinator. Sign-up lists will be posted at all Guild meetings so think about the times and days you are willing and able to work. Also, think about any specific areas you wish to work or if you have special needs that should be mentioned. She will have the assigned schedules for work at the May meeting.

volunteer schedule




Show Committe




Challenge Quilts
Feature Artist Liaison
Merchants Mall
Participation Prizes
Raffle Prizes
Raffle Tickets
Show hanging
Signage – inside
Signage – outside
Tea Room
Treasurer – Asst

Lynne Fanthorpe
Linda Thompson
Viva Nemeth
Joanne Ueland and Connie McCready
Theresa Peters
Cathy Galbraith
Margaret Henderson
Liz Aubert
Marilyn Smith
Barb St.Hilaire
Ivana Percival
Judy Leslie and Arita Rai
Isolde Belfont
Linda Thompson
Sandi Bajcar & Kendra Anderson
Kim Carlson
Lynn Mathison
Robin Fischer
Maureen Farrell
Nancy Whyte
Maureen Patemen
Beckie Stewart