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Please see the GQC Calendar or follow the link provided for more information. Please inform the Webmaster if you know of other events that are not listed here.

 Quilting Events

January 8-March 28, 2015Southeastern Quilt and Textile Museum presents local artist, Bruce Bobick’s exhibit “Images Upon the Subconscious and Other Fantasied: Quilts and Watercolor Paintings.” Free admission to Reception and gallery talk by Bobick on January 10 at the Museum. Regular museum hours: Thursday through Saturday 10am – 4 pm.

March 26-29, 2015Quiltfest Destination Savannah. Savannah International Trade & Convention Center. Info: quiltfest.com. Wiregrass Quilters Guild will exhibit 13 Challenge quits at this show. Quilts made by GQC members Rae Giddens Elder and Jane Rodgers are pictured on the site. JOIN Georgia Quilt Council members in the back of the convention center at the Food Court on Thursday and Friday, March 26 and 27 for an informal lunch time, 12-1pm. Look for Board members at the table reserved for the GQC. This is a really great show, and you won’t want to miss it! For GQC room information, contact Sara Shy ASAP!

April 10-11, 2015 – American Legacy Quilt Show. Wiregrass Quilters Guild Show at the Georgia Museum of Agriculture.

May 1-2, 2015Sea Island Quilters presents their 2015 show, Southern Comforts: Pieces of the Lowcountry. Holiday Inn Beaufort, 2225 Boundary Street, Beaufort, NC. Hours: 10am-5pm. Admission $6, children under 12 free. Featuring vendors, 150 quilts, silent auction, demonstrations, items for sale, and door prizes. Drawing for “Osprey’s Nest” quilt, May 2 at 4pm, need not be present to win.

June 11-13, 2015 – Georgia Celebrates Quilts. East Cobb Quilters’ Guild Show, His Hands Church, 550 Molly Lane, Woodstock, GA. (I-575, Exit 7). Info: ecqg.com/quilt-show

August 13 – 15, 2015 – SewFest Retreat and Convention, Charlie Elliott Conference Center at Mansfield, GA. Convention Speaker – Nancy Mahoney, a national known author, teacher, fabric and quilt pattern designer. Watch for registration forms and additional information in future newsletters.