Bond County Historical Society Quilt Show
Our 16th Show!
Block Contest Theme: Celebrations!
Special Entry Category Theme: Celebrations!
Saturday, March 16, 2019
National Quilt Day
9 AM to 4 PM
Free Methodist Church
1367 IL Rt. 140
For questions, please call Nadine 618-664-0575 or Jan 618-326-7343.
2019 show features a special display by Bond County Quilters: Ginny Ennen, Georgianne Tompkins & Janice Tompkins of Pleasant Mound
DISPLAY QUILT AREAS in 2019:
Hand Quilted Bed (at least one side 72” or more) - Hand Quilted Wall/Baby (smaller than 72” on all sides)
Machine Quilted Bed (at least one side 72” or more) - Machine Quilted Wall/Baby (smaller than 72” on all sides)
“Celebrations”-themed display category (any quilted item: bed quilt, wall/baby/child quilt, toy, wearable, purse, bag, placemat, table runner, tree skirt, etc)
Vendors - Scissor Sharpening - Merch - Door Prizes
Quilting Project/Technique Demonstrations at 11am, 12pm, & 1pm
Antique Quilt Bed Turning Program sessions at 10am & 2am
Viewers’ Choice Award in each area (Special Theme Category prize will be determined by a select jury)
Quilt Raffle - see details below
Quilt Block Contest - 2019 Theme: “Celebrations”
2019 Raffle Quilt
“Courthouse Steps” -- Queen size quilt machine pieced in neutral beige fabrics that draw attention to the floral and scroll machine quilted lines. By local quilter Shirley Pustelnik of Black Diamond Quilt Guild.
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Click here for detail.
Also for raffle is a 2ft by 2ft Barn Quilt with a “sewing machine” design painted by Pocahontas resident Robyn Hargan.
Raffle Ticket Price: $1.00 per ticket or 6 for $5.00
Tickets can be purchased:
- from Quilt Show Committee Members
- at Capri IGA Saturday, February 16th 9a - 3p
- at Buchheit Saturday, February 23rd 9a - 3p
- at Capri IGA Saturday, March 9th 9a - 3p
- at the show March 16th