Quilts from the Village 2017
Friday and Saturday, October 13 and 14
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Children under 12 free
- Silent Auction
- Quilts of Valor
- Merchant Market
- Quilting Workshop
- Member's Boutique
Libertyville Sports Complex
1950 N. Highway 45
Raffle Tickets on Sale for "Those Bloomin' Dots"
The quilt is 91 inches square, and consists of 252 nine-patch blocks, 2,178 colored one-inch squares, and 216 dots! It was made by 35 guild members and designed by Nancy Smith, Erica Jarrett, and Kate Klein. The flower border designed by Kate with help from Erica and Nancy. Nancy Smith machine quilted “Those Bloomin’ Dots”.
"Those Bloomin' Dots" will be on display and raffle tickets will be available at these events:
August 10: Libertyville Farmers Market
August 24: Libertyville Farmers Market
August 26-27 : Port Clinton Art Festival (tentative)
Sept 28-30: Schaumburg Sewing Expo.
All guild members have tickets to sell, and you can alsobuy your tickets at our show. The drawing will be held on the final day of the show. You do not need to be present to win.
Best in Show Winners 2015
Quilts of Valor 2015
The mission of the Quilts of Valor Foundation is to cover service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing Quilts of Valor. Guild members have been working all year to make these special quilts. In that time, 38 quilts have been made to honor and thank these men and women for their service to our country.
On Saturday, October 3rd, 2015, at 1:00pm, many of these quilts wereawarded to service members and veterans at Quilts from the Village XIV. There was a private reception sponsored by the North Shore chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) for the recipients and their families following the ceremony.
2015 Merchant Market
At the Heart of Quilting—Gammill long-arm quilt shop, Beliot, WI
Built by Briick—quilt racks, ladders, organizer, Yorkville, IL
Chix That Stitch—one-of-a-kind hand-stitched items, Chicago, IL
Country Creations Antiques—antique quilts and antique sewing items, Jackson, WI
Jane Reents—Certified Judy Niemeyer Instructor, Wauconda, IL
Karen DeWitt—author quilt novels: The Bunco Club series, Park Forrest, IL
LITen Up Technologies—quilt kits, pre-cuts, QBOT-design tools, Lake Forest, IL
Lucy-in-the-Sky Quilts—quilt shop, contemporary fabrics, Kalamazoo, MI
Quilt Stories by Linda Brodine—author of Quilt-Stories for children, St. Charles, IL
The Quilting Connection, LLC—Handi-Quilter long-arm quilt shop, Elkhorn, WI
Quilter's Destination—Janome dealer and quilt shop, Arlington Heights, IL
Quilters Garden—full service quilt shop, Princeton, IL
Quilters Quest—Bernina dealer and quilt shop, Woodridge, IL
Sew'n'Save of Racine—Elna dealer and quilt shop, Racine, WI
Stipples Etc—hand-dyed fabrics and quilt kits, East Lansing, IL
Stitchin' in the Ditch— Studio 180 design tools, instructor, Antioch, IL