Attention quilters! Get your quilts ready! Whether you make your own or have Grandma’s quilt tucked away, we would love for you to enter them in the Crossroads Quilters Guild Quilt Show, to be held on Friday, September 7, from 9am to 6pm, and Saturday, September 8, from 9am to 2pm, at the Thelma Keller Convention Center in Effingham.
Proceeds from the show are used to purchase supplies to make quilts to give to veterans, nursing home residents, babies and pediatric patients in the hospital, and for cancer caps.
Also featured in the show are quilting vendors and crafts, demonstrations, “Years in Review” bed turning, appraisals by Sandy Schweitzer. To have your quilt appraised call Theresa at 618-686-4165 for an appointment. Scissor sharpening will be available on Saturday only.
We would love to display your quilts. Twelve categories are available for any quilt you wish to enter. Entry forms are available at the Wooden Spool in Effingham, Facebook, Crossroads Quilters Guild website, or contact Marilyn at 217-821-0508 or Leslie at 217-254-5714. Quilt show entries must be post marked by August 22.