Past Local Events

The Moonlight Quilters of Sonoma County is having Sue Sherman present on Zoom, the Quilting Journey of a Renaissance Woman, at their October 20th general meeting from 7 pm to 8;30 pm. GQCCC members can attend the lecture for $5.

Sue is also teaching a two-part Zoom class on Traditional Hawaiian Quilting on Saturday, October 23, and Saturday, November 6 from 10 am to 1 pm. GQCCC members can attend the class for $45

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Pacific International Quilt Festival XXX!

Presented On-Site at the Santa Clara Convention Center

Officially recognized as Quilt Week in the city of Santa Clara, PIQF is proud to announce its thirtieth year! Celebrate the art of quilting. Whether you shop the aisles of the Merchants Mall for the best fabric, learn a new technique in workshops taught by an outstanding faculty, or admire the beauty of the artwork hanging in the quilt & wearable art competitions and special exhibits, take part in the excitement that is the Pacific International Quilt Festival.

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The 19th Falling Leaves Quilt Show presented by the Ladies of the Lake Quilt Guild. The show will be held at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Lakeport, California.

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The annual Benefit Auction is SAQA’s premier fundraising event! All proceeds help support SAQA’s exhibition programs, publications, and education outreach. Plus, your purchase helps increase the recognition for art quilts and the artists who make them.

The 2021 auction will take place online from September 10 through October 3. With hundreds of beautiful artwork available for bidding, there is something for everyone to enjoy! Anyone can participate – you do not have to be a member to bid!

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This online FREE virtual quilt show begins on Thursday, September 9 and runs through Saturday, September 11. You can jump online at beginning at 8:30 AM each morning until 4:30 PM each afternoon. There will be SEW much to see… numerous quilt exhibits that you’ll be able to ‘walk’ through and view from the comfort of your home; numerous teachers who will be speaking on a variety of topics which will allow you to learn some new techniques; and there is also a Virtual Vendor Mall with 60 vendors…many of whom will have live demos!

All that is required is that you REGISTER! Do it today, and you will be able to peruse the schedule to see everything that will take place during the show. Set aside some time to jump on the website and view the lectures. There will be a ‘live’ Q&A after each session so you can ask questions.

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