Resources and Links

Members Teaching Members, 2018

What an amazing meeting we had in June – we have such a talented group with so much to share!  If you missed it or just want to review some of the fabulous techniques, check out the pdfs below.

Barb – five-point star
Barb – layout or block staging boards
Ginny Flock – Fast Fold Hexies
Judi Young – Stack n Slice
Linda Warren — portable design wall
Madge Pierce – easy table topper
Marti Austin — cutting a fat quarter in Quilters Precut Companion from C & T Publishing

Local Shops

Buttons and Bolts Fabric & Quilting Supply
27642 75th Street
Salem, WI  53168
Phone: 262-586-2522

MADE Creative Fiber Arts Studio
Mundelein, IL
open by appointment only
equipment rentals: long-arm quilting, die cutting
quilt finishing services

Material Girl 
21 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL

Pieceful Gathering 
106 Northwest Highway (Rt. 14) 
Fox River Grove, IL 60021

Quilt Merchant
27W209 Geneva Rd.
Winfield, IL 60190

Quilter's Destination 
945 E. Rand Road
Arlington Heights, IL

Quilter's Heaven 
1747 Dundee Rd. 
Northbrook, IL 60062

Quilters Quest 
Centerpointe of Woodridge
(behind Baker's Square) 
7440-M Woodward Ave. 
Woodridge, IL
630-969-2205 and 800-988-2205

Serenity Quilt Shop
4003 80th Street, Suite 102
Kenosha, WI

Sew'n Save of Racine 
3701 Durand Ave. 
Suite 335
Racine, WI 53405
Sew 'n Save Phone: (262) 554-8708
Elmwood Fabric Gallery Phone: (262) 554-6445

The Sewing Source 
122 E. Grand Avenue
Lake Villa, IL

Stitching on State 
290 South State Street
Hampshire, Il 60140
847 683-4739

Long Arm Quilting Services

Evanston Quilt Company
Amy Parker

Barb Jolley
MB Services, Longarm Quilting
847-542-1003 or
I am working from my home and request hours by appointment
34469 N. Circle Dr., Round Lake, IL 60073

All About Quilting and Design
Cami Cress / Louise Moon
4683 E Hillcrest Rd.
Berrien Springs, MI. 49103
269-471-7359 Studio / Moon residence
269-325-7140 Cami's cell

Cathy Farrington-Christensen
Quilting by Design 
(with the computer-assisted Statler Stitcher)

LeAnn Pottebaum 
Rockin' Bobbin Longarm Quilting 

Prairie Shop Quilts Long Arming
Elgin, IL

Other Quilting Resources

Quilt Appraisal
Sandy Schweitzer

Crystal Lake, IL60014

Quilters Stitch Together
Original patterns, kits, hand dyed fabrics and completed quilts
Zion, IL 847-872-1789

Need to hang your quilt? The Hang-Ups Company offers their original wooden hangers and two invisible systems ("No See Ums" and "Super Bars!").

Quilting Associations/Organizations

Illinois Quilters, Inc., a guild that meets in Wilmette.

American Quilter's Society (AQS) 
International Quilt Association (IQA)

Major Yearly Quilt Shows

International Quilt Festival/Houston, Fall
AQS Quilt Show & Contest in Paducah, Kentucky, April

Last updated: June 15, 2018

This information is provided solely as a service to our members. Village Quilters of Lake Bluff/Lake Forest does not endorse any person or business listed above.