Area Quilting Events

January 20- April 15, 2018


African American Quilts: From Traditional to Contemporary

The Mercer Museum hosts two African-American quilt exhibits featuring both traditional and contemporary pieces. Unpacking Collections: The Legacy of Cuesta Benberry, An African American Quilt Scholar highlights the textile collections of the late Cuesta Benberry.Also on view in conjunction with the Benberry exhibit is The Friendly Quilters: 21st Century Traditions. A vibrant and highly-creative quilting group, centered in Bucks County. Click here for details.

Mercer Museum & Fonthill Castle
84 South Pine Street
Doylestown, PA 18901

February 1 – April 2, 2018

Wesley Enhanced Living Quilt Exhibit

Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line
100 Halcyon Drive,
Media, PA 19063

Note: On March 5th at 6:45 there will be a short program on Quilting in Pennsylvania.



March 1 – 3, 2018

Quilt Preview 2018[280]-page-0

March 16 – April 28, 2018

Art Quilt Elements 2018

Wayne Art Center

413 Maplewood Ave., Wayne, PA 19087


The exhibition reception opening will occur on Friday, March 16th, 2018 and run through April 28th, 2018

For more information, click here

March 18-24, 2018


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March 27, 2018

Keystone Quilters Workshop

Easy Landscape Workshop, taught by Rachel DerstineTuesday, March 27, 2018, 9AM-3PM

The class cost $40, checks are made out to Keystone Quilters and mailed to: Jamee Pemberton-Program Chairperson, 2425 Camp Rock Hill Rd., Quakertown, PA 18951

I can be reached at this email:, and my cell is: 267-377-9542 if other questions.

Class location is at: St. John’s Lutheran Church Activity Center, 26 First Ave., Richlandtown, PA 18955

A WORLD OF QUILTS – MAY 4 & 5, 2018

Calico Cutters Quilt Guild Presents

“A World of Quilts” Quilt Show

Ashton Hall at The Church of the Good Samaritan
212 W. Lancaster Avenue
Paoli, Pa 19301
Click here for directions

May 4 & 5, 2018

Friday, May 4, 10am – 5pm
Saturday, May 5, 10am – 4pm

Age 12 and under are free – Re-entry is free

Erin Underwood Quilts/ Blue Hen Quilt Shop, Newark, DE
Hayes Sewing Machine Company, Wilmington, DE
The Quilt Ledger LLC, Christiana, PA
Smithfield Barn, Downingtown, PA
Stick-it-to-me! Pin Cushions, Ellicott City, MD

Bake Sale
Boutique of Quilting and Hand Made Items

Guild Member Quilts

July 13 –15, 2018

Cheryl Lynch Workshops at MAQ

Mid Apppalachian Quilters is a 3 day quilting event that takes place on the campus of Mt St Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, MD which isn’t far from Gettysburg. There is a variety of teachers and workshops that are posted on their website.  Below are photos of my 3 workshops.  Choose one or choose all 3 or check out the others.

Registration opens Saturday, 3/10, at 10:00AM
Some of the classes fill up quickly.  Last year my Mini Mosaics class was filled in 2 hours.  So if you’re interested, sign up early.

More about MAQ

Mini Medallion Mosaic Quilt – Saturday 7/14
Curvalicious Skinny Quilt – Friday 7/13   Dupioni Silk or Cotton

Mini Mosaic Quilts – Sunday 7/15

August 16 -18, 2018

The Lancaster Fiber Festival: A Celebration of Paper, Fabric, Yarn & Thread

This is a three-day retail event that will take place in the Lancaster Convention Center and Marriott Hotel in Lancaster, PA. What makes this event unique is that it will bring together a wide range of mediums including: paper crafts, Zentangle, calligraphy, quilting, sewing, knitting, crocheting, felting, spinning and weaving, hand and machine embroidery and other fiber arts all at one location. Vendors, Demos, Classes

Show Hours:
Thursday & Friday 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Saturday 9:30 am – 4:00 pm

2018 Lancaster Fiber Festival Location:
Lancaster Convention Center & Marriott Hotel
25 South Queen Street, Lancaster, PA 17603

For more info, click here

October 5 & 6, 2018

Berks Quilters Guild: “Quilts From the Heart of Berks”


November 17, 2018


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