Monday, December 27, 2010
Friday, November 19, 2010
Tuesday, September 21, 2010
Tuesday, September 7, 2010
Leavenworth Quilt Show – September 8 - 12
Innovations (commercial) – Tacoma Convention Center – September 15 – 18
Walla Walla Quilt Festival – September 17 - 19
Columbia River Gorge Quilters – Stevenson, WA – September 16 – 18
Project Linus Western Region Conference – Heathman Lodge Vancouver, WA – September 17-19
Cabin Fever Quilters – Port Townsend – September 17-18
Pieceful Discoverers – Aberdeen Museum – September 18 - 19
Northwest Quilting Expo (commercial) – Portland Expo Center – September 23 - 25
Washington Stars present Marianne Fons – SPSCC Olympia – September 24 - $20
Moonlight Quilters – Bellingham – September 24 – 25
9th Annual Duvall Outdoor Quilt Show – September 25
Ladies of the Lake – Longview, WA – October 1 - 3
La Conner Quilt & Textile Museum Quilt Fest – October 1-3
Sea Pals “Whale of a Quilt Show” – Ocean Shores – October 1-3
NCWQG – Wenatchee Town Toyota Center – October 8-9
Tokeland Quilt Show – Bayshore RV Park – October 9-10
Washington State Quilters – Spokane County Fair & Expo Center – October 15 – 17
Gig Harbor Quilt Festival – Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church – October 15 - 16
Clark County Quilters Featured Artists Show – HH Hall Building, Vancouver – October 22 – 24
West Sound Quilters – Kitsap County Fairgrounds – October 22 – 24
Block Party Quilters – Issaquah – November 5-7
Rusty Barn Quilt & Sewing Festival (commercial) – Western WA Fairgrounds Puyallup – November 18 - 19
Tuesday, August 17, 2010
Cabin Fever Quilters of Chimacum - 30th Quilt Show
September 17 and 18th at Jefferson County Fairgrounds,
4907 Landes Street, Port Townsend, Washington.
Suggested entry donation of $4.
The show is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days.
This year's featured quilter is Charlie Petersen.
The guild donates over 100 quilts a year to Hospice of East Jefferson County and to Child Protective Services.
Moonlight Quilters of Bellingham
September 24 & 25
Friday 9 - 7 and Saturday 9 - 5.
"Quilted from the Heart of the Northwest"
New Horizon Community Church, Guide Meridian & Horton Roads, Bellingham, WA
Tuesday, August 10, 2010
Sunday, July 25, 2010
Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Monday, June 21, 2010
Wednesday, June 16, 2010
The group that meets at the SW Rodeo Grounds challenged themselves with this quilt. Londa reports that it is fun to make and we all certainly enjoyed the results! So we asked for the source of the pattern.
"Summertime Blues" appeared in the June 2009 issue of American Patchwork and Quilting, starting on page 37. Here is a link to their online version - showing color options and instructions for the a wall-hanging size:
I think I'll start on mine!
Wednesday, June 9, 2010
Tuesday, June 8, 2010
Saturday, June 5, 2010
What a great day to be at the Woolley Fibers Quilt show! In downtown Sedro-Woolley among the vintage cars, street vendors, jump rope contests, and everything!
Our People's Choice voting ran all day Friday and on Saturday through 3:00 p.m., giving all quilt show attendees an opportunity to select their favorites in five categories.
In addition, guest celebrity judges (using a broad definition of "celebrity") selected their favorites, too, for a special prize. Here are the winners!
WFQ People’s Choice winners
Small Quilts – less than 200” in circumference
1st Julie Anderson, Sedro-Woolley “View from Assisi”
2nd Karen Chestnut, Mount Vernon “Red Star Exploding”
3rd Julie Anderson, Sedro-Woolley “Sparkling Vases”
Large Quilts – greater than 200” in circumference
1st Sharyn Erickson, Mount Vernon “His Trees Through Mine Eyes”
2nd Jan Shuirman, Sedro-Woolley “The Tree of Life”
3rd Jennifer Chatt, Issaquah “All Tied Up”
Theme Quilts – “Blast of Blooms” (use of flowers)
1st Jan Sager, Mount Vernon “Garden Path”
2nd Londa Schultz, Sedro-Woolley “Summer Time Blues”
3rd Leola Stomieroski, Camano Island “Summer Times
Other – Wearables, table runners, aprons, purses, etc.
1st Peggy Toyne, Sedro-Woolley “Embellished Jacket”
2nd Teri Bever, Sedro-Woolley “House Coat”
3rd Charlotte Furchert, Sedro-Woolley “Chevron Jacket”
Youth – quilters under 18 years of age
1st Katie Swanson, Lyman “I made it for my Boy Friend”
2nd Caleb Berhow, Sedro-Woolley “My First Quilt”
3rd Naomi Stanfill, Sedro-Woolley “Crazy Quilt for Linus”
Celebrity Guest Judge Awards – each picked a personal favorite
Jina Williams, S-W Chamber of Commerce selected
Judy Steen, Bow “Rose Quilt”
Rick Lemley, S-W City Council selected
Jan Schuirman, Sedro-Woolley “The Tree of Life”
Brian Stiles, S-W Municipal Court selected
Norma Cook, Sedro-Woolley “Flower Garden”
Thanks to everyone for their participation and support! See you tomorrow for day three!!
Friday, June 4, 2010
Thanks to all our wonderful volunteers and their friends for yesterday's remarkable setup process. The show is amazing and we filled every square foot with quilts, vendors, demos, our boutique, and a few surprises.
And thanks to our wonderful local quilters who submitted OVER 200 fabulous quilts for your viewing pleasure! We know you'll love it!
Get ready for Blast of Blooms!
Thursday, June 3, 2010
Wednesday, June 2, 2010
Tuesday, June 1, 2010
Tuesday, May 25, 2010
Boomers Sewing & Vacuum
Lynda's Quilting, Knitting & Needle Craft
Teri Judd - Hand Dyed Fabrics & Portable Ironing Boards
Sew Dandy Vintage Machines
Naturals by K.C.
Sunday, May 23, 2010
Friday, May 21, 2010
Wednesday, May 19, 2010
Friday, May 14, 2010
There will be quilts and quilted items for sale through the show's boutique, all lovingly crafted by local folks. We also invite local quilters to contact us (through this blog) and place their items for sale with us. Details are available on inquiry.
Anticipation is really building for the quilt show and all of the other fun events on Blast from the Past weekend! You should plan to be in downtown Sedro-Woolley!
Wednesday, May 12, 2010
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
Tuesday, April 20, 2010
Creekside Retirement Community
400 Gilkey RD
Burlington WA 98233
Paul and Bobi Kelley
824 Metcalf ST
Sedro-Woolley WA 98284
PO Box 529
Sedro-Woolley WA 98284
Creative Machine Quilting
Sponsorships are still available! If you're interested, e'mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Thursday, March 18, 2010
The 2010 Quilt Show - "Blast of Blooms" - will be held June 4-5-6, during the city's fun downtown festival, "Blast From the Past".
We hope you'll come to see us. We're planning on showing 200 or more quilts, enticing you with vendors, and inspiring you with demonstrations.
Sedro-Woolley is a hotbed of quilting! You'll be amazed at how many individual quilters and quilting groups are represented at our show!
Blast From the Past offers a variety of activities - Antique Car Show, Live Music, Street Vendors, and a number of family-friendly things to do, all in the downtown core.
Watch this blog for more information about our organization and the quilt show, and be sure to visit us in downtown Sedro-Woolley on the first weekend in June!