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Quilt Show 2009

35th Annual Show
"A Festival of Quilts"

Demonstrations   2009 Raffle Quilt   Spring Show Hop   Gerald E Roy Special Events   Vendor List   Quilt Show Winners  

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Multnomah University
Lytle Gym and Bradley Hall
8435 N.E. Glisan Street
Portland, Oregon
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Free Parking -- Cars, RV's, Buses
Extra parking, RV and Bus Parking at Central Bible Church
8815 N.E. Glisan, Portland, OR

Thursday, March 26, 2009
Friday, March 27, 2009
Saturday, March 28, 2009

10 AM -- 6 PM Everyday

General Admission: $6.00
Children under 12: Free

Spring Show Hop

Silent Auction, Demonstrations, Over 200 quilts,
Guild Challenge quilts, 26 vendors

Link to a feature article by Inara Verzemnieks of The Oregonian
about her experience at the quilt show.

Raffle Quilt 2009

The 2009 Raffle Quilt is "Petals Between the Ponds". It was designed by: Anton Haas Jr and Jan Heiling. Tony Haas hand painted the quilt's center. The hexagon flower blocks were machine pieced with hand-appliquéd centers by the guild members. Pat Roche of Just Quilting machine quilted the raffle quilt. The quilt measures approximately 100" by 104".

"Petals Between the Ponds"
Raffle Quilt 2009
--Photo by Bill Bachhuber

Click to see enlargement.
Center 2009
--Photo by Bill Bachhuber

Quilting 2009
--Photo by Bill Bachhuber

The Raffle Quilt winner is Nona Faye Moore of Hood River.
She purchased her tickets at the Hood River Blossom Festival
in April and was thrilled to win such a treasure.

Raffle Quilt 2009
Blocks on the Design Wall.
Raffle Quilt 2009
Tony Haas unrolls his game plan.

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Quilt Show Winners

2009 Quilt Show Demonstrations

Times Thursday
March 26
March 27
March 28
10:30 am Designer's Place NW:
Surface Design & Embellishments
by Angela McIntyre
Magical Ohio Stars
by Kathy Miners of Fibers & Stitches
The Secrets of Wool:
Felting, Fulling and Recycling
on a Global Scale
by Heidi Leugers, Reclaimed Wool
12 noon Latimer Quilt & Textile Center Trunk Show
by Carol Weber & Friends of the Latimer Center
DAR: Quilts Through the Years
& Trunk Show
by Terry Maloney
Aurora: An American Experience
in Quilt, Community & Craft
with Trunk Show
by Jane Kirkpatrick & Annette James
1:30 pm The Art & Craft of Quilting Outside the Box
by Helene Knott
Trunk Show
by Helen Grigg
Trunk Show
by Sharon Bishop
3 pm Latimer Quilt & Textile Center Trunk Show
by Carol Weber & Friends of the Latimer Center
DAR: Quilts Through the Years
& Trunk Show
by Terry Maloney
Aurora: An American Experience
in Quilt, Community & Craft
with Trunk Show
by Jane Kirkpatrick & Annette James
4:30 pm Creative Uses of Long Arm Quilting
by Harriet Evans for Montavilla Sewing
4000 Years of Indigo
by Margo Krager of Reproduction Fabrics

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Spring Show Hop

  1. Bring or pick up your passport at the Milwaukie Center Quilt Show.
  2. One passport per person.
  3. Passport must have a stamp from all four quilt shows to be eligible for prizes.
  4. Turn in your passport at the Metropolitan Patchwork Society Quilt Show for the drawings at 4:00 pm.
The four prizes are $50 quilting gift baskets.
We will start distributing passports September 25 at the Northwest Quilting EXPO
at the Portland Expo Center.
We will be excited to see you! Please enjoy our shows and don't forget to visit our vendors.

Participating Shows

March 20-21, 2009
Fri 9-5, Sat 9-4
15th Annual "Airing of the Quilts" Quilt Show
Milwaukie Center
5440 S.E. Kellogg Creek Road
Milwaukie, OR 97222

March 26-28, 2009
Thurs--Sat 10-6
35th Annual Northwest Quilters Quilt Show
"A Festival of Quilts"
Multnomah University
Lytle Gym and Bradley Hall
8435 N.E. Glisan
Portland, OR 97220

April 2-4. 2009
Thurs 10-5, Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5
34th Annual Clark County Quilt Show
"Treasures of the Northwest"
Vancouver Church of Christ
9019 N.E. 86th Street
Vancouver, WA 98662
360-433-2412 after 6pm.

April 18, 2009
Sat 10-5
Metropolitan Patchwork Society Quilt Show
"Everything Old is New Again"
Mittleman Jewish Community Center
6651 S.W Capitol Hwy.
Portland, OR 97219

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NWQ 2009 Quilt Show Special Events

Gerald E. Roy -- Quilt Appraisals
Friday, March 27, 2009
at the Quilt Show

30 minute private appraisal
Written appraisal given
Appointment must be scheduled and deposit made
Cost: $50.00

Gerald E. Roy -- Lecture and Trunk Show
"Not Without Merit: Antique Quilt Tops
from the Pilgrim/Roy Collection"

Friday, March 27, 2009, 7:00 pm, $7.00 per person
Joseph C. Aldrich Student Center,
Multnomah University Campus
8435 N.E. Glisan, Portland OR

Quilt expert, Gerald E. Roy, will be our national speaker Friday, March 27th at 7 pm. His lecture will be "Not Without Merit: Antique Quilt Tops from the Pilgrim/Roy Collection." He will be sharing his trunk show of antique quilt tops that he and Paul Pilgrim have collected since the 1960's. Today the Pilgrim/Roy collection is composed of 2,500 quilts and quilt related objects, including fabrics and all kinds of antique sewing tools. Gerald E. Roy was one of the first board members of the Quilt Appraisal Program of the American Quilt Society (AQS). He helped establish guidelines for this certification program. He has also written many articles for national quilt magazines.
Gerald Roy will also be giving private quilt appraisals on Friday, March 27. Each quilt appraisal will be 30 minutes long and you will be given a written appraisal when you leave. The cost of the appraisal is $50 each.

Visit Gerald Roy's website.

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Featured Quilter

Robin Hill


Rob and Nancy Downie will be playing music during the quilt show. They play dulcimer, bass, Native American flutes, bluegrass and old-time fiddle. They will be dressed in historic costumes.

Visit Heartstrings' website.

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Vendor List 2009

Abstract Fiber
Portland, OR
Creative Textile Zone, Inc.
Ludington, MI
Pattern Pals
Boring, OR
A Designing Woman
Placerville, CA
Designers Place NW
Tigard, OR
Reclaimed Wool
Portland, OR
Bar-Maids, LLC
Brush Prairie, WA
Dot to Dot Boutique
Vancouver, WA
Reproduction Fabrics.com
Bozeman, MT
Bear Paw Quilts
Lake Stevens, WA
Farmhouse Creations
Vancouver, WA
Sandra's Stitches
Aloha, OR
Blue Heron Fabrics
Portland, OR
Fibers & Stitches
Warren, OR
Small Towne Quilts
Palouse, WA
Blue Petunia Gifts
Portola, CA
Jody Houghton Designs, Inc.
Keizer, OR
That's My Sister
Vancouver, WA
McMinnville, OR
Klamath Coat Racks & More
Keno, OR
The Sojourn Collection
Portland, OR
Canby Quilt & Fabric
Canby, OR
Montavilla Sewing Centers
Portland, OR
The Quilting Cottage
Oakville, WA
Cluttergutter Extension Tables
Portland, OR
  The Quiltsmith
Bend, OR

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Made by Marje
Revised 26 June 2009