Quilt Shows & Events
Information about quilting events, quilt shows and calls for entry. If any members have information they would like to see displayed about quilt shows or quilt related events please email us. Thank you.
Publicity Chairperson - Nancy Chan
Events in 2016
La Conner Quilt & Textile Museum
Please support one of the few Museums dedicated to the art of quilting, founded in 1997! Hours: Wed – Sun, 11am – 5pm, Mon & Tues by appointment only. Closed major holidays. Admission $7.00, members & children under 12 are free. 703 South 2nd St., La Conner, Washington 360-466-4288. Please check their website for a constantly changing variety of shows, displays, lectures, challenges etc. www.laconnerquilts.org
Upcoming Events and Shows
Saturday March 5th, 2016: – Pacific Spirit Quilters Guild is hosting a Quilt Expo at Edmonds Community Center, 7433 Edmonds Street, Burnaby. Hours:10:00am to 3:00pm. No admission charge, demos, hands-on projects and a quilt raffle. Hope to see you there!
March 11 - 13, 2016: :Quilters Anonymous"Quilt Guild's 2016 Quilt Show
Evergreen State Fair Grounds
Hours: Friday and Saturday 10:00 to 5:00pm Sunday 10:00am to 4:00pm
Admission: $8.00 good for all three days
Theme "Quilting in Paradise". The show will be in the Fairgrounds Events Center, displaying over 500 quilts and other items. Our "Featured Artist is "Tess Herlan".
March 18 - 19, 2016: Abbotsford Creative Stitches and Crafting Alive!!
Tradex in Abbotsford
Hours:9am – 6:00pm Friday and Saturday
Admission: $12.00(2 day festival pass), Children 6-12 $2.00, Children under 6 no charge
Are you a quilter looking for a meaningful project to pour your creative juices into? We are seeking donations of unique handmade quilts to gift each of the 50 children we will be accepting into the Somos Children’s Village in Guatemala.
Quilt Specifications: Size 57”x75”: 100% cotton top and flannel back. Batting – “Warm & Natural”, cotton or bamboo (no poly or wool please). Please attach your label to the back. Quilts need to be put in a plastic zipped up bag for storage (until presentation to the child). For more information visit www.projectsomos.org or call 612-284-4533. I will also have information at the publicity table.