Friday, August 31, 2012

Count down to Quilt Expo

Hi all.. just a reminder that Quilt Expo is just around the corner.
Sept. 6,7, and 8th.. so much going on there.. Lectures, Workshops, VENDORS.. and QUILTS... did I mention Vendors and Quilts... The most amazing quilts done by so many artists.  ( I believe all quilters are artists.. whether they make art quilts or traditional quilts) and you will see so many.. special exhibits....
Did I mention Vendor?
Join me as I give a lecture on Bigfork Bay Cotton Co. patterns and Aurifil Thread.. everyday at 4pm.  This is going to be a very exciting Show.. Here is more information.  You really don't want to miss this show!!  See you at the show!!!     Web page


Be part of the ultimate quilting adventure in Madison, one of the nation’s most popular cities and a great place to enjoy the beginnings of autumn in the Midwest. Located among beautiful lakes and parks, the city offers unparalleled shopping, dining and recreational opportunities, and the perfect getaway for quilting enthusiasts — Quilt Expo 2012, Sept. 6, 7, and 8.
Whether a seasoned quilter, a novice or just curious to learn more about quilting, all quilting buffs will thoroughly enjoy this opportunity to learn, laugh and draw inspiration from quilting masters who will share their ideas and expertise.
Presented by Wisconsin Public Television (WPT), producer of three highly acclaimed national quilt programs and Nancy Zieman Productions™, this new-age quilting forum is designed to capture and revitalize the creative quilting spirit.

Special Features:
– Public television quilting personality Nancy Zieman, Host of Sewing with Nancy®
– Public television on-air event promotion
– 85,000 square foot vendor mall
– 10-category juried and judged quilt contest and exhibit
– 54 stage presentations on two stages
– 126 informational lectures
– 30 sit & sew workshops
– 12 hands-on workshops
– Quilt appraisals by an AQS certified appraiser
– Raffle prize drawing
– Community service project: Quilt to Give
– Live radio broadcast