Main Line Quilters

A quilt guild based on Philadelphia's historic Main Line

Area Quilting Events

March 5- April 28

Main Line Quilters Exhibit at Newtown Public Library 

Houses in Red & Cheddar by Nancy Rose

For the 9th year in a row, Newtown Public Library has invited Main Line Quilters to show their quilts . More than a dozen quilts will be on display during the hours when the library is open. Newtown Public Library, 201 Bishop Hollow Road, Newtown Square, PA newtownlibrary.org

 

through March 31

Handwork: A collection of quilts by Carrie Strine

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Art in the Age
116 North 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

A collection of her newest works, both large scale bed quilts and smaller wall pieces.
http://www.artintheage.com/
http://carriestrine.com/blog/

 

through April 25

Art of the Quilt: Unfolding Our Stories

 

The Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG) invites Quilt Artists to submit work for a juried show celebrating the art of the quilt.    http://mtairyartgarage.org/

Mt. Airy Art Garage
11 West Mt. Airy Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19119
215.242.5074

March 21 – May 3, 2014

Art Quilt Elements 2014

11th Juried Exhibition of Art Quilts at the Wayne Art Center

413 Maplewood Ave
Wayne, PA 19087
phone: 610-688-3553
artquiltelements.org

This year’s jurors:
Susie Brandt, Full-time Faculty, Maryland Institute College of Art
Gerhardt Knodel, Internationally Recognized Fiber Artist and Educator
Jan Myers- Newbury, Quilt Artist and Educator

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April 4 & 5

2014 Pennsylvania Relief Quilt Sale

benefits Mennonite Central Committee

Harrisburg Farm Show Complex

Shop at the Quilter’s Attic at the RELIEF SALE featuring used, unused, or unfinished quilt projects, orphan blocks, vintage items, books, patterns, magazines, linens, quilting tools, fabrics, and supplies.

Quilt Pictures & More Information:    www.pareliefsale.org

 

April 5 & 6

County Line Quilters Quilt Show

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May 3 & 4

Northern Star Quilters’ Guild Presents
A World of Quilts XXXV

John F. Kennedy High School
54 Route 138
Somers, NY 10589
Conveniently located near major highways
South of I-84 And West of I-684

Saturday 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday 10 am – 4 pm
Over 300 fabulous quilts will be displayed,30 + Vendors – Silent Auction – Demos Build-A-Block
Special Guest Speakers: Sue Nickels and Mark Lipinski

Invitational Exhibit: Modern Quilts by Cherri House
www.northernstarquilters.com

 

May 3- 4

QuiltFest 2014

Colonial Quilters Guild of Bethlehem PA presents their bi-annual quilt show at Charles Chrin Community Center, 4100 Green Pond Rd., Palmer Township, PA 18045. Dawn Heefner, an AQS certified appraiser with 9 years experience, will be appraising the quilts this year. Written appraisal fees will be $45 and verbal appraisals will be $35 each. If you would like an appointment, please email show@colonialquilters.org. There will be a free program titled “Money, Myth, and Madder: Women and Quilting during the Civil War” will be presented on Saturday, May 3rd at 1pm. The program will be presented by Michele McLaughlin, Betsy Golden, Beth Bacher, and the Lehigh Valley Quilt Study Book Group. Check out their website for more info.

May 16-17

Penn Dry Goods Market

Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center
105 Seminary Street
Pennsburg, PA 18073
215-679-3103
Fri 10-5, Sat 10-4
An antique show and sale featuring antique and vintage textiles and Americana. Looking for antique or vintage textiles, needlework, quilts,coverlets, linens, clothing, buttons?  This is the place to go. Look for roster of speakers coming on subjects ranging from:   Amish quilts to Quaker samplers to the costumes from Gone With the Wind.
For more info: visit The Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center 

 

May 16-17

2nd annual Quilt Celebration

Penn View Christian School Country Fair and Auction
The Quilt  Celebration will highlight the donated quilts that will be for sale in the auction. The purpose of the Quilt Celebration is to renew local interest in the art of quilt-making and to rejuvenate enthusiasm for the purchase  of handmade quilts. Quilts are sold during a live, indoor merchandise auction on Friday evening, May 16 beginning at 6:00pm. Penn View Christian School – 420 Godshall Rd. – Souderton, PA 18964 – 215.723.1196   For more info, visit their website.

 

 May 3 & 4

A World Of Quilts XXXV: 35th Annual Quilt Show

Northern Star Quilters’ Guild
Somers, NY

It’s going to be a great show, with over 300 quilts,more than 30 vendors, and a beautiful raffle quilt.

Special Guest Speakers :Sue Nickels and Mark Lipinski

For more details, visit: www.northernstarquilters.com.

 

through July 6
Grand Central Centennial Quilts

New York Transit Museum Gallery Annex and Store at Grand Central Terminal, 42nd Street and Park Avenue, Shuttle Passage adjacent to the Station Master’s Office

Hours: Monday – Friday: 8am – 8pm, Saturday and Sunday: 10am – 6pm
Admission: FREE

Click here to view the quilts online as posted by The City Quilter.

 

July 13 – July 25

Quilting by the Lake Workshops 2014

Onondaga Community College, Syracuse, NY
Offering 26 quilting/ fiber art classes/workshops in quilt design and techniques for traditional and art quilters at all levels of experience.
Check out their website and Facebook page for more information.

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