All Mississippi Valley Quilt Guild members are encouraged to submit a design, or several, for a new t-shirt. Our design will be on the front of the t-shirt only. Once the design has been selected by vote of our membership, a t-shirt style will be chosen, then it will be sent to the printer. We would like these ready to be worn in the spring of 2020 and to promote our fall guild quilt show. Submit design ideas to Jean […]
Thank you for donating items to the “Small Quilt and Related Items” Committee for the September 2018 Great River Quilt Show. Proceeds from the Small Quilt and Related Items Auction that was recently held in conjunction with our 2018 Great River Quilt Show were recently distributed. Winnie’s Place, sponsored by Churches United, was the recipient of $1500.00. Dawn Thompson, Quilt Show Chairperson, is shown presenting the check to Betsy Vanausdeln, Associate Director of Churches United. Also attending the presentation were […]
Remember to attach a hanging sleeve to your quilts, especially larger ones. Instructions are, “Construct a tube from a 10” wide piece of fabric (does not have to match backing) that is 5” less than the width of the quilt. Machine hem the 10” sides, then sew a ¼” seam along the long edge, WRONG sides together. Press, centering the long seam. Firmly baste the top and bottom edges of the sleeve to the back of the quilt, approx. 2” […]
2018 Great River Quilt Show Best of Show By allowing your quilt(s) to be in the show, you are giving permission for photos to be taken of your quilt(s). These photos may be used by the Guild — for example, in a CD of the Show, in the 2018 Guild Photo Album, and/or on the Guild’s website or Facebook page and in the Guild newsletter or in any other manner deemed appropriate by the Guild Board of Directors.
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