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American Quilter's Society
PO Box 3290
Paducah, KY 42002-3290

Toll-free (for orders only, please):
1-800-626-5420
Phone: 270-898-7903
Fax: 270-898-1173

Physical Street Address for UPS/FedEx Shipments Only:
5801 Kentucky Dam Road Paducah, KY 42003-9323

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October, 2019

From the Cedar Chest: Generations of Southern Quilting, 1830s to Today

Sep. 14, 2019 - Dec. 14, 2019
Open Tuesday- Saturday 10am-5pm. From the Cedar Chest: Generations of Southern Quilting, 1830s to Today is an exploration of the rich tradition of quilting in the North Florida Big Bend community, beginning 200 years ago and in an area spanning just 50 miles. Borrowed from private and museum collections, the quilts selected represent multiple generations of quilters, multiple cultures living in the community, the various quilting traditions used in the area and ultimately, how these generations, cultures, and traditions come together through the beloved art of quiltmaking. 

2019 Sierra Gold Quilt Show

Oct. 04, 2019 - Oct. 05, 2019
10 am - 4 pm Vendor Booths, Country Store, Raffle Baskets, Hourly Prizes, Window Displays, Small Quilt Auction, Refreshments. Featured Quilter: Susan Boyd Come and enjoy Fall in beautiful Amador County

  • Sponsor: Sierra Gold Quilt Guild
  • Location: Amador County Fairgrounds, 18621 Sherwood St, Plymouth, CA
  • Admission: $7.00 per person
  • Contact: (209) 296-6750
  • Email: wittgar@gmail.com
  • Web Site Link: www.sgqg.org

Streetsboro Quilt Guild Annual Show 2019

Oct. 04, 2019 - Oct. 05, 2019
Judged Show, Vendors Mall, Country Cupboard (crafted items for sale), Raffle Quilt & Baskets

Color My World Quilt Show

Oct. 04, 2019 - Oct. 05, 2019
Please join us for our annual quilt show. Over 100 beautiful quilts made by our members will be on display. There will be a bake sale of homemade goodies, unique vendor booths and boutique with quilting-related or hand-made items just in time for holiday shopping. We'll have a special display of our guild's charity quilts for Project Linus and Project Warm Embrace. Tickets for our gorgeous raffle quilt will be available for purchase (drawing to be held on October 22nd, 2019). Guild members will be on hand to answer questions. Plan to bring your friends for a day of fellowship and fun 10AM to 5PM each day.

High Country Quilters 29th Annual Quilt Show

Oct. 10, 2019 - Oct. 12, 2019
Thursday, October 10 from 12pm-4pm and Friday and Saturday, October 11-12 from 10am-4pm

International Quilt & Fiber Arts Festival

Oct. 11, 2019 - Oct. 13, 2019
The Festival is a unique combination of both extraordinary quilt artists and a variety of fiber art techniques and mediums submitted by wonderfully skilled artisans. Three exhibits will be presented at this year's Festival: 2019 Festival Entries Exhibit; Quilts from 1840-1900: Collection of Laurie Bingham; and Recently Acquisitioned Pieces to the Museum's Permanent Collection - over 350 quilt and fiber arts pieces in all! The Festival also features a lecture, "The Future of Quilting" by Frank Bennett, CEO of the National Quilt Museum, Paducah, KY, several classes and a wide selection of vendors to browse. Festival hours are 10am-5pm Fri-Sat, 10am-4pm Sun.

32nd Festival of Quilts

Oct. 11, 2019 - Oct. 12, 2019
The 32nd Festival of Quilts is open Friday, October 11 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., and Saturday, October 12 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Come see more than 200 quilts and quilted items on display in our beautiful, historic sanctuary. Pieces are submitted by area guilds and individuals alike. The event features a salad luncheon and crafters' market, full of hand-crafted items on sale by area artists. Proceeds go to local and global charities. TO DISPLAY A QUILT OR QUILTED ITEM, contact Kirstin Karoub by October 2nd at kkaroub@gmail.com.

Quilting Connection

Oct. 11, 2019 - Oct. 12, 2019
There will be vendors with School House Sessions at each both and a grand prize drawing for a person who has completed all of the School House Sessions. The Quilt Guild will have techniques and presentations for starting to finishing a quilt during both days. The Guild will also have judged quilts, a bazaar booth and a silent auction on various completed mini to wall sized quilts, and other items related to quilting or sewing. 10-5 Friday and 10-4 Saturday.

  • Sponsor: PHD Quilts / Homespun Quilters' Guild
  • Location: Waco Convention Center, 100 Washington, Waco, TX
  • Admission: $8 per day
  • Contact: Karen Woodard
  • Email: kawoodardaquilter@yahoo.com

Quilting in the Land of Milk and Honey

Oct. 12, 2019 - Oct. 13, 2019
Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm Sunday: 10 am - 3 pm Over 100 beautiful locally made quilts! Also enjoy vendors, raffle quilt, consignments, raffle baskets, Quilts of Valor, lunch available, bake sale, featured Quilter Sue Gingras, quilt appraisals available by appointment with AQS-certified appraiser Sandra Palmer.

Hill 'N Hollow Quilt Show

Oct. 17, 2019 - Oct. 19, 2019
Quilts on display, vendors, Sat at noon is auction of decorated boxers for charity

  • Sponsor: Hill 'N Hollow Quilt Guild
  • Location: Baxter County Fairgrounds, 1507 Fairgrounds Dr, Mountain Home, AR 72653
  • Admission: $5 per person, Children under 12 free, $4 groups of 10 or more pre-admission
  • Email: armyslin1@sbcglobal.net
  • Web Site Link: www.hillnhollowquilters.com

Splash of Color Quilt Show

Oct. 18, 2019 - Oct. 19, 2019
The judged show will feature 200 quilts. Local and regional vendors, a silent auction, white elephant shop, raffle quilt, demonstrations, door prizes, and a variety of desserts and drinks for sale. Parking is free. Gibson Mill is also home to the largest antique mall in the Southeast and AutoBarn. A destination for the entire family.

Ninigret Quilters 2019 Quilt Show

Oct. 18, 2019 - Oct. 20, 2019
Hours will be from 10 am – 4 pm each day This years raffle quilt is “Ocean Sunset” based on Diane Beaubein’s pattern “Simply Stunning." Raffle tickets are $1 Each/6 for $5.00. Tickets can be purchased both prior to the show from any member, or at the show. View over 100 member quilts, visit local quilting vendors, Enjoy our snack area Basket Raffle – more than 20 beautiful themed baskets to take a chance on. The baskets will be raffled off on Sunday. Periodic demonstrations of quilting techniques throughout the show – want to learn something new, or brush up on an old skill – stop by our demo area! We hope to see you at the show

Gorge Quilt Show

Oct. 18, 2019 - Oct. 19, 2019
The Columba River Gorge Quilters Guild’s 11th Annual Quilt Show will be from 10 am to 5pm. The show will feature traditional and contemporary quilts by quilt makers of the Columbia River Gorge. Special exhibits will include: art quilts done by Beyond the Block: Art Quilters of the Gorge, and “Your Song,” challenge quilts done by Columbia River Gorge Quilters. Also featured will be the ingenious animal creations of highly acclaimed local costume designer, Jaime Mack. Enjoy on-going demonstrations and shop at vendor booths and the popular Quilter's Market, a treasure trove of quilted items, fabrics, books, magazines, tools and more – both new and gently used items.

Harvest of Quilts at the Fairgrounds

Oct. 18, 2019 - Oct. 19, 2019
Featuring 100+ quilts made by members, vendors, raffle quilt made by guild, silent auction, bake sale, and challenge quilt.

Island Pastimes

Oct. 18, 2019 - Oct. 19, 2019
October 18 (12-7pm) - October 19 (10-4pm) Quilts, hooked rugs, and artistic needlework treasures are displayed are throughout the church. This is not a sale, but some presenters do allow subsequent purchase of their works. There will be baked goods for sale.

  • Sponsor: Winsloe United Church
  • Location: Winsloe United Church, 121 Winsloe Rd, Winsloe PEI
  • Admission: $5 per person
  • Contact: Heather Hay
  • Email: heatherdhay@gmail.com

One Stop Shop Hop of the Bluegrass

Oct. 18, 2019 - Oct. 19, 2019
A shop hop all under one roof! Special guest lecturer Karen Montgomery, shop owner, book and pattern author and Creative Grids designer who has her fingers in every part of the quilting industry. Lecture tickets are $30. See website for purchase.

Edgerton Quilt Show

Oct. 19, 2019 - Oct. 19, 2019
9am to 4pm- Quilt appraisals, speaker Connie Davidson "Next Level Quilting," 125+ quilts judged by viewers choice, vendors, demonstrations, concessions, bed quilt and basket raffles

  • Sponsor: Edgerton Quilt Show Committee
  • Location: Edgerton Middle School, 300 Elm High Dr, Edgerton, WI 53534
  • Admission: $4 per person
  • Contact: Elaine Jenson
  • Email: edgertonquiltshow@yahoo.com

Inspire Me! Quilt Show

Oct. 19, 2019 - Oct. 20, 2019
Our bi-annual show features over 100 quilts, vendors, raffle quilt, silent auction and boutique. 10-5 on Saturday and 11-4 on Sunday.

Twin Rivers Quilters 2019 Bee by the River "Seasons for Quilts" Quilt Show

Oct. 25, 2019 - Oct. 26, 2019
New Dates! Guest Lectures by Lynn Gorge, Textile Conservator and Restoration Specialist and Pepper Cory, Quilt Author and Teacher. Over 300 quilts on Display! Raffles, Vendors, Quilts for Sale, Boutique, and Exhibits. The ever popular Twice Around Treasures shop will move up stairs! Registration Begins Spring 2019! Invite your friends! Bring your guild! Enter your own work!