Quilts in the Attic' will be judged by NQA Certified Quilt Judge, Scott Murkin and will include Viewer’s Choice Awards.
Karen Musgrave will be the guest author and will speak at 10:15 am on Saturday, Sept 21. Her topic will be ‘Quilts in the Attic: Uncovering the Hidden Stories of the Quilts’. She is appearing in conjunction with Ashe County's Literary Festival, 'On the Same Page'.
There will be a Guild Shoppe with quilts for sale, a Guild Boutique with handcrafted items for sale, a fundraiser quilt, a Vendor Village with 13 vendors from NC and SC, a ‘Sewing Machines through the Decades’ exhibit, a quilt turning, as well as a small quilt silent auction. Lunch will also be available on both days.
To enter a quilt in the fair this year or for more information, please go to the website, www.ashequilters.org. You may also call Michele Hayes at 336-982-2298 or Rhonda Lyon at 336-973-3424. Registration forms must be received by September 6.
This event is free and open to the public. Donations are accepted upon entry and are gratefully appreciated for the Guild's work to provide donated quilts to the Ashe County Community.