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Local Quilting Events

Aug 21-23, 2015

A Celebration of Quilts Civic Center of Anderson, SC 3027

Martin Luther King Jr, Blvd. Anderson, SC

Admission: $5

Sep 25-26, 2015

Cabarrus Quilter’s Guild Show

Cabarrus Arena & Events Center

4751 Old Airport Rd. Concord, NC

Admission: $6

Paducah Show News

PADUCAH, KY

NATIONAL QUILT SHOW

April 19-22, 2016

Cost per person:  $549  (2 persons/2 beds)

$500  (3-4 persons/2 beds)

$692  (Single)

Deposit:  $75 per person  (no one booked without a deposit).

Final payment due:  March 11, 2016.

Last date to cancel without penalties:  March 1, 2016.

 Failure to make final payment within 3 days after due date may result in at least forfeiture of your deposit.

Cost includes:  Hotel lodging for 3 nights, chartered bus transportation, tour escort services, ticket to show, 3 breakfasts in hotel and gratuity for bus driver. MEMBERS OF AQS need to inform PAT TOURS prior to ticket purchases.

NOT included in cost:  Meals not stated above, luggage handling and personal expenses such as souvenirs or movie rentals.

*A more detailed trip schedule will be given closer to the time of the tour.

Send deposits and payments to:

PAT  TOURS

P O Box 716

Manning SC 29102

803/435-5025 or cell phone  803/473-8491

E-mail: pattourss@sc.rr.com


 

TOUR SCHEDULE:

Day 1 (April 19, 2016)

7:30 AM     Bus arrives in Sumter at Alice Drive Baptist Church – 1305 Loring Mill Road, Sumter, SC

8:00 AM    Bus departs Sumter

Breakfast stop within one hour after departure (meal included if at least 36 people book)

Rest stops and lunch stop en route

Late afternoon – Arrival at our hotel BEST WESTERN PLUS,

275 Alfred Thun Road, Clarksville, Tennessee  Phone # 931/919-4998

        (Cracker Barrel and Sam’s Club located right at hotel)

          Free evening after checking in.

 Day 2 (April 20, 2016)

Continental Breakfast included in hotel.

8:00 AM     Board bus to travel to Paducah, KY for Quilt Show

8:30 AM     Depart hotel

———–   Lunch on your own while at the show.

4:00 PM     Board bus to travel back to hotel in Clarksville.

Free evening.

Day 3 (April 21, 2016)

Continental Breakfast included in hotel.

8:00 AM     Board bus to travel back to Quilt Show.

8:30 AM     Depart hotel

———– Lunch on your own at show.

3:00 PM     Depart show and travel back to hotel

Free evening.

Day 4 (April 22, 2016)

Continental Breakfast included in hotel.

8:00 AM     Bring luggage to the bus and board

8:30 AM     Depart Hotel.

————-  Lunch and rest stops en route back to Sumter

6 PM (approx) – Arrival back home.

or click here!:  QUILT SHOW – Paducah

National Quilt Show in Paducah Road Trip!

PADUCAH, KY - NATIONAL QUILT SHOW Road Trip! - April 19-22, 2016

We are pleased to announce a trip to Paducah KY to see their National Quilt Show.

Cost includes:  Hotel lodging for 3 nights, chartered bus transportation, tour escort services, ticket to show, 3 breakfasts in hotel and gratuity for bus driver. MEMBERS OF AQS need to inform PAT TOURS prior to ticket purchases.

Cost per person:  $549  (2 persons/2 beds) - $500  (3-4 persons/2 beds) or $692  (Single)

Deposit:  $75 per person  (no one booked without a deposit).

Final payment due:  March 11, 2016.

Last date to cancel without penalties:  March 1, 2016.  Failure to make final payment within 3 days after due date may result in at least forfeiture of your deposit.

NOT included in cost:  Meals not stated above, luggage handling and personal expenses such as souvenirs or movie rentals.

*A more detailed trip schedule will be given closer to the time of the tour.

Send deposits and payments to: 

PAT  TOURS  P O Box 716  Manning SC 29102

803/435-5025 or cell phone  803/473-8491

E-mail: pattourss@sc.rr.com

For a printable version of this announcement, click on the link here: QUILT SHOW – Paducah

Save the Date!

AIKEN COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM

Carolina Pine Quilters

Present

The 35th Annual Quilt Show

THEME -“PATRIOTIC”

QUILT ACCEPTANCE DATES: Thursday October 22, Friday October 23, and Saturday October 24, 2015- 10 AM thru 4 PM ($8.00 per person fee, 5 items maximum per person, 2 items per category)

HANG/DISPLAY QUILTS: Monday November 2, 2015

JUDGE & DAY OF JUDGING: Judge Linda Knutson, Wed. October 28, 2015

SHOW DATES: Tuesday November 3, 2015 thru Sunday November 22, 2015. Museum closed on Mondays. Open Tuesday thru Saturday 10 AM – 5 PM, and Sunday 2 PM – 5 PM.

RECEPTION :  November 7, 2015

TAKE DOWN QUILTS & READY FOR PICKUP: Monday, November 23, 2015

ENTRANTS PICK UP QUILTS: Monday, November 23, 2015 -10 AM thru 4 PM

Kimberly Einmo Workshop

Where: First Presbyterian Church

224 Barnwell Avenue, Aiken, SC

Time: 9AM to 4PM

Pattern: Bermuda Triangles, Too

Price: $45.00 for members

Will be opened to non-members

as of February 28,2015

$50.00 for non-members

Contact: RoseAnn Seiple

e-mail krseiple@aol.com

Phone: 803-642-4644

The “Bermuda Triangle, Too” is a techniques workshop.  The quilt is made from 5 fabrics each 1 yard or less and a background fabric 1-1/2 yards. Kimberly has given us the supply list for cutting the fabric (look under the ‘workshops’ tab above, and assures me this quilt top can be finished by the time this class is done using Kimberly’s sewing and ironing techniques. Come join us for a day of learning and fellowship. You can bring your lunch or you could buy lunch from Betsy’s.

Pat Sloan Workshop Extravaganza

This is an opportunity for all quilters to enjoy!

—— WORKSHOP EXTRAVAGANZA 2015 nonmembers

Two workshops (March 13 & 14, 9:30 a.m.), one lecture (March 15, 2:00 p.m.)

Workshops at St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, 471 W. Martintown Road, North Augusta, SC;

Lecture at The Cotton Room, Enterprise Mill, 1450 Greene Street, Augusta, GA

Deadline: March 1, payment in advance IS REQUIRED to reserve your space.

Cancellations will NOT be accepted after March 1. 

Contact for more information:

Mary Bordeaux, 706-825-2303, marybordo@bellsouth.net

 

Kimberly Einmo workshop 3/19/2015

Kimberly Einmo Workshop featuring Bermuda Triangles

When: March 19, 2015

Where: To be determined

Pattern: Bermuda Triangles II

Price: $45.00 for members.

To register, contact: RoseAnn Seiple at krseiple@aol.com

                                                           Will be opened to non-members on February 28, 2015.