Category Archives: Quilt Show News

Winners of the 2018 Great River Quilt Show


The Winners of the 2018 Great River Quilt Show have been announced. To view the complete list Click Here

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Article from the River City Reader about the 2018 Quilt Show


This is a link to the River City Reader October edition about the MVQG’s 2018 Great River Quilt Show:   Click Here to view the article

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Small Quilt Auction


Thank you for donating items to the “Small Quilt and Related Items” Committee for the September 2018 Quilt Show. We had a very successful auction. Proceeds from our 2018 auction will go to Winnie’s Place (sheltering abused women and their children on both sides of the river), Quilts of Valor, and the MVQG “Quillows” Committee. Nancy Jacobsen Lynn Figg    

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Hanging Sleeve Directions


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” […]

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Quilt Show Photos


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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 2016 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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