2017 Quilts of River Country - Quilting Outside the Block!
Friday, September 15 - Noon to 4 p.m. and Saturday, September 16 - 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This Quilt Show features the quilts, the quilters and the quilt guilds of the Middle Peninsula. Visitors will enjoy a wide variety of quilts, quilting techniques, fabrics and patterns! Along with beautiful quilts, guild members offer visitors interesting Demonstrations, Exhibits, Quilt Appraisals and several Local Quilt Shops will be on site. This show is held in Odd Numbered Years.
The quilts and quilted items on display were made by residents of the Middle Peninsula and Middle Peninsula Quilt Guild Members. There are three quilt guilds on the Middle Peninsula: in Gloucester, River Country Quilt Guild, in Mathews, Bay Quilters and in Middlesex, Stingray Stitchers.
2017 Viewer's Choice Winners
Machine Quilting: JoAnn Estes - Sampler Quilt
Hand Quilting: Susan Smith - Sprigs and Twigs
Wearable usable: 1st Patsy Morales My Husband’s Ties Pillow 2nd Sherry Whitford Bowls
Wall Quilts: 1st Pat Garnett Keeper of my dreams 2nd Emma Crawford Pennies from Heaven 3rd Denise Vasser Sunflowers
Full Sized Quilts: 1st Donna Garrett Cathedral Windows 2nd Barbara Conner Fleur de Lis 3rd Patsy Morales Dark Star