Illinois Valley Quilters' Guild

Where Illinois Valley quilters come to learn, build friendships, and have fun!

November Meeting
Nov
21
7:00 PM19:00

November Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Program: Member Demonstrations

There is always something new to learn when your guild is filled with talented quilters! Members will

be demonstrating various skills and techniques, including adding zippers to bags and pockets,

needle felting for embellishment, and more!

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Carla Danczak for both

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Lisa Dammann, Mikki Dudley, Penny Waldrip

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December Meeting
Dec
12
6:00 PM18:00

December Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Program: Christmas Potluck

Start your Christmas celebrations with the IVQG Christmas dinner! Members will enjoy a, always

plentiful, potluck dinner as well as a handmade ornament gift exchange.

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Mollie Perrot and Christine Hasty

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Christine Hasty, Mollie Perrot, BarbaraSue Waldrip

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January Meeting
Jan
16
7:00 PM19:00

January Meeting

Program:

Ring in the New Year with a quilt trunk show! Member Karen Bailey will be presenting a display of

her quilts from over the years and it is sure to be a visual delight!

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Mikki Dudley and Shelley Serby

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Lisa Dammann, Marion Modesitt, Lynessa Stein

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February Meeting
Feb
20
7:00 PM19:00

February Meeting

Program:

Come for a full night of fun and prizes! Each member will “purchase” their lucky BINGO board with a

fat quarter of fabric. The more fat quarters you bring the more boards you can play with, the more

chances to win! Each winner will have the chance to choose a fat quarter from the pot of fabric.

Don’t worry if your board doesn’t work in your favor that night, there will be lots of other prizes and

chances to win!

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Vickie Alsene and Betsy Elliot

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Vickie Alsene, Mikki Dudley, Betsy Elliot

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March Meeting
Mar
19
7:00 PM19:00

March Meeting

Program:

Member Elaine Templeton will be showcasing a number of her quilts from her time as a quilter. It will

be a chance to see some exquisite workmanship you don’t want to miss!

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Carol Betts and Jane Graham

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Cindy Carlson, Beth Findley, Lynessa Stein

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April Meeting
Apr
17
7:00 PM19:00

April Meeting

Program:

Becky Wright, quilter, designer, and writer of the book Quilts of Love and Valor will be presenting the

program The Importance of Quilts and Textiles during the Civil War. For all of those lovers of

history, reproduction fabrics, and everyone else it will be a night of learning as Becky dresses in Civil

War attire and shares her collection of Civil War era quilts, pictures, and other various items. This

lecture includes a Q&A afterward, and Becky will have patterns, books, and fabric for sale. Visitors

are welcome! Admission for the lecture is $10, and includes light refreshments afterward.

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Carole Loughran and Ann Savio

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Ann Savio, Carole Loughran

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Apr
18
9:00 AM09:00

Workshop: Becky Wright

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Becky will be teaching one of her Orphans of War quilts patterns: Fields of Blue and Gray.

The class will cost $40 for members, and $45 for nonmembers. This fee includes Becky’s expertise

as she teaches, the pattern for the quilt, and lunch.

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May Meeting
May
21
7:00 PM19:00

May Meeting

Program:

Join your IVQG members for a fun sew together! This is a great time to finish up a project or two for

the IVQG quilt show, or to start a new project. We’ll come early, enjoy food and sewing together, and

stay as long as we’d like! Start time TBA.

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Lynessa Stein and Elaine Templeton

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Penny Roth, Connie Two

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June Meeting
Jun
18
7:00 PM19:00

June Meeting

Program:

Terry Johnson will give a presentation, including quilts, of the work that the Illinois Valley Quilts of

Valor group does in our very own county. Learn the best way for quilters to help our veterans!

The yearly challenge projects will be due at this meeting so that we can display them as a group at

the 2020 quilt show which takes place in July.

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Shirley Hoffman and Karen Bailey

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Jane Graham, Shirley Hoffman, Louisa Leone, Sue Marx

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July Meeting
Jul
16
7:00 PM19:00

July Meeting

Program:

This meeting has yet to be decided, but will involve information pertaining to our 2020 quilt show.

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Barb Taylor and Frances Crew

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Frances Crew, Barb Taylor, Betty Pitstick

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Aug
20
to Aug 21

August Meeting

Program: Installation of Officers Dinner

The guild’s yearly installation of officers dinner will be held. Join us as we celebrate all the hard work

of our various members, especially the guild's officers, who volunteer their time to make our guild

such an enjoyable meeting time month after month. We will also take some time to recognize

members who have reached membership milestones.

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Lynessa Stein and Penny Waldrip

Hospitality Responsible Persons: N/A

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Workshop: Jane Sassaman- "Simple Silhouettes"
Oct
19
9:00 AM09:00

Workshop: Jane Sassaman- "Simple Silhouettes"

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

On Saturday, October 19 from 9 am until 4 pm. Jane Sassaman will be teaching a workshop entitled Simple Silhouettes.

Jane will be teaching her workshop Simple Silhouettes in which students will learn Jane’s

unique “bandage” applique technique. Each student will pick a center motif from Jane’s patterns to

make a 18” quilt. It is a great class for those beginning in machine applique or those who want to

make a simple, but dramatic wall hanging.

The fee for the workshop is $57.00 for members, and for nonmembers of our guild the cost is

$62.00. That fee includes the workshop, pattern for the project, and lunch. Jane will also be bringing

a fabric kit and thread that students may purchase from her directly for $20.00 and $4.00

respectively.

If you would like to view more of Jane’s work, here is her website: https://www.janesassaman.com/index.php

To register, contact Vickie Alsene at alsene@sbcglobal.net, or text 815-481-4819.

The supply list can be viewed and downloaded below.

Supply List


Project Sample Picture

Project Sample Picture

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October Meeting-Jane Sassaman "Jane's Textile Treasure Garden"
Oct
18
7:00 PM19:00

October Meeting-Jane Sassaman "Jane's Textile Treasure Garden"

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

*Quilt Show Committees: There will be a Quilt Show Meeting at 5PM prior to the regular meeting.*

Program:

Jane Sassaman will be visiting to do a lecture entitled Jane's Textile Treasure Garden, in which

Jane shares some of her process for designing fabric from inspiration to final product. There will also

be lots of quilts and accessories to see all made with Jane’s FreeSpirit fabrics. Jane will have a

display of items for sale.Visitors are welcome! Admission for the lecture is $10, and includes light

refreshments afterward.

On the following day, Saturday, October 19 from 9 am until 4 pm. Jane will be teaching a workshop entitled Simple Silhouettes.

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Lisa Dammann and Barbara Sue Waldrip

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Vickie Alsene, Dot Kuffel, Marion Modesitt

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September Meeting
Sep
19
7:00 PM19:00

September Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Program: Quilters’ Yard Sale

Come for a night of shopping as many members bring new and used items to sell! Some items that

will be for sale at great prices are: featherweight sewing machines, vintage quilts, notions, and fabric

yardage. This meeting is free for non-members, and is a great night to join our guild to enjoy all our meetings for the entirety of our program calendar year! Finally, our new yearly challenge will be announced!

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Carrie Szumski and Beth Findley

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Karen Bailey, Elaine Templeton, Marcia Weiss

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Missouri Star Quilt Company Bus Trip
Jul
18
to Jul 20

Missouri Star Quilt Company Bus Trip

  • Missouri Star Quilt Company (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

BUS PICK-UP PLACES AND TIMES ON THURSDAY, JULY 18:

8:00 am—8:15 am Bus leaves Tractor Supply Parking Lot in Princeton

8:35 am—8:50 am  Bus leaves Peru Super Walmart

9:10 am—9:25 am  Bus leaves Ottawa Farm & Fleet

10:45 am—11:00 am  Bus Leaves Schnucks Fresh Foods 1750 Bradford Ln Normal



UPDATE—Our bus trip is full! Thanks to all who registered!*

Join us for a bus trip to Hamilton, MO to visit the Missouri Star Quilt Company! We will stay two nights at Hotel Hamilton, meet Jenny Doan and see her trunk show, spend an entire day shopping at the many different shops at the Missouri Star Quilt Company, and visit Hickory Stick Quilt Shop and Bits and Pieces in Hannibal, MO on the way back home.

When: Thursday, July 18, 2019-Saturday, July 20, 2019

Cost:

  • Member (worked quilt show): $135

  • Member (didn’t work quilt show): $155

  • Non-member: $200

  • A non-refundable $50 deposit is required to hold your spot. Make your check out to IVQG and give to our Treasurer, Carla Danczak. The balance will be due at the May meeting.

Registration:

Please print and fill out the Emergency Contact Form and return to Beth Findley at a meeting or via email (beth.jb.swafford@gmail.com).

CLICK HERE FOR THE DETAILED ITINERARY

Incudes:

  • Bus ride to and from Princeton, Peru, Ottawa, and Normal, IL to Hamilton, MO and back

  • Light breakfast, lunch, and water on the bus on the way to Hamilton on Thursday

  • 1-1/2 hour Trunk Show with Jenny with a Meet and Greet and pictures after on Thursday night

  • Dinner at the Trunk Show Thursday night

  • At Missouri Star, you will receive a welcome bag with map, lanyard, local information, an MSQC pattern, small branded item, & fat quarter. You will also get choice of an Eco Shopping tote, bus pin, bus charm, or latest issue of Block Magazine.

  • Breakfast at Hotel Hamilton on Friday and Saturday mornings

  • 2 night stay at Hotel Hamilton on Thursday and Friday nights

    • The hotel suites sleep five and have a connected living room and bathroom. They are really beautiful rooms! Check out the pictures here:
      https://www.hotel-hamilton.com/gallery

  • All day shopping at Missouri Star Quilt Company on Friday

  • Stop at the Hickory Stick Quilt Shop and Bits and Pieces in Hannibal, MO on Saturday. We will eat lunch there. Please bring $10 cash for lunch.

Hotel Information:

https://www.hotel-hamilton.com

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July Meeting
Jul
11
7:00 PM19:00

July Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Lynessa Stein will present a tutorial on how to use the website Spoonflower for making your own fabric.

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Barb Taylor & Sue Marx

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Barb Taylor, Dot Kuffel, Shirley Hoffman

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Workshop: Catherine Redford
Jun
22
9:00 AM09:00

Workshop: Catherine Redford

Pretty in paisley offers something for all levels of sewers! Use Catherine’s pre-printed design to learn your choice of embroidery stitches. Everyone welcome! 

There will be a kit which includes the printed design, a choice of hand dyed threads and embellishments, needles and handouts. The only thing students need to bring are their favorite scissors, plus reading glasses and a light if desired. The cost of the class is $60 for IVQG members and $65 for nonmembers. The cost includes the kit, Catherine's experience, and lunch!

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June Meeting
Jun
21
7:00 PM19:00

June Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Your Sew Powerful Purse is due tonight! Each purse you make is a chance to win a fabulous prize to be drawn tonight!

Program: Catherine Redford

Workshop: June 22 Saturday

catherineredford.com

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Carole Loughran & Marion Modesitt

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Sue Marx, Ann Savio, Frances Crew, Jane Graham

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May Meeting and Sew Together
May
16
2:00 PM14:00

May Meeting and Sew Together

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Arrive as early as 2PM and bring your sewing machine to work on the Sew Powerful Purse. (www.sewpowerful.org) Each purse you make is an entry to win a fabulous prize! Even if you’ve never made a purse, you can do this! It is a very simple purse pattern and you will have a lot of help!

Click here to download pattern.

Purse Tutorial Video: https://sewpowerful.org/sew-powerful-purse-sew-along-training-video/

Bring your own dinner or we can order out.

Our regular meeting will commence at 7PM.

Program: “Sweet As Honey Sewing Bee”

Make a small quilty craft for someone “sweet” while spending time with other members during this social program.

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Barbara Waldrip & Betty Pitstick

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Lynessa Stein, Louisa Leone, Elaine Templeton

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April Meeting
Apr
18
7:00 PM19:00

April Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Barn Quilts of Bureau County

A presentation featuring the barn quilts of Bureau County with instructions of how to make your own!

bureaucounty-il.com/Barn-Quilts

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Vickie Alsene & Penny Waldrip

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Cindy Carlson, Marcia Weiss, Ann Savio

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2019 Quilting Retreat
Apr
4
to Apr 7

2019 Quilting Retreat

The 2019 IVQG Quilting Retreat will be held at Pilgrim Park Thursday, April 4, 2019-Sunday, April 7, 2019.

Your full retreat payment must be received by the end of February. Please contact Joan Bunton at buntonjoan@gmail.com or 815-274-1248 with any questions.

The registration form below contains helpful information:

Registration Form

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March Meeting / Sew Together
Mar
21
2:00 PM14:00

March Meeting / Sew Together

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Please come as early as 2 PM with your sewing machine and unfinished projects for a Sew-Together Day! Bring a dish to pass for a potluck dinner. Our normal business meeting will begin at 7 PM.

Bring your Annual Challenge with you to show off your progress (even if it is just one seam!) and you will be entered into a drawing.

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Penny Waldrip & Barbara Waldrip

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Connie Two, Penny Roth, Karen Bailey

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February Meeting
Feb
21
7:00 PM19:00

February Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Peddler’s Way Quilt Co.

“Quiltworx” and Machine Embroidery Projects

peddlersway.com

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Shelley Serby & Cathy Glover

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Penny Waldrip, Patti Rosenbaum, Cindy Carlson

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January Meeting
Jan
17
7:00 PM19:00

January Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Lisa Furleigh

“What’s New!”

Workshop: Jan. 19 Saturday

Heart Beat: Mini Wonderful Curves

quiltinginthevalley.com

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Elaine Templeton & Louisa Leone

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Lynessa Stein, Betsy Elliott, Mikki Dudley

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December Meeting
Dec
13
6:00 PM18:00

December Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Christmas Potluck

Please join us for our annual Christmas Potluck! There will be a sign-up sheet for food/dessert.

Members can exchange a Snowflake Block Mini Quilt!

Any traditional quilt block resembling a snowflake. Made in blues and bright whites. 12”x12”

finished, quilted and bound. Project only needs to be one block. Be sure to do your very best

work because we will vote on our favorite block and there will be a wonderful prize!

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Chris Hasty & Mollie Perrot

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Chris Hasty, Mollie Perrot, Vickie Alsene

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November Meeting
Nov
12
7:00 PM19:00

November Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

 Heather Jones, author of the book “Quilt Local” will present a program.

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Shirley Hoffman & Beth Findley

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Lisa Dammann, Vickie Alsene, Sarah Manz

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Workshop: Speak Easy: Building Patchwork Letters with Heather Jones
Nov
11
9:00 AM09:00

Workshop: Speak Easy: Building Patchwork Letters with Heather Jones

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Heather Jones, author of Quilt Local, will present a workshop,

"Speak Easy: Building Patchwork Letters."

In this workshop, learn how to create patchwork letters to spell out anything you’d like. Using Heather’s West Chester pattern from her book, Quilt Local: Finding Inspiration in the Everyday, and the supplemental letters and numbers only available in this class, you will learn how to work with small pieces of fabric without the need for foundation piecing to create an entire alphabet and set of numerals. We will also discuss how to incorporate negative space in your design to create a finished quilt top.

Cost: $50 (Includes Pattern, Lunch & Water)

Pattern: West Chester Pattern is included in class fee

Heather's website: http://www.heatherjonesstudio.com

 

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October Meeting-Quarter Auction
Oct
18
7:00 PM19:00

October Meeting-Quarter Auction

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Program:  Quarter Auction

Admission is free! Paddles (needed to bid on items) will be available for $1 each. Each bid costs a quarter. Bring your friends and quarters for a fun night with fabulous food and quilty prizes!

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Carol Betts & Carla Danczak

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Beth Findley, Shelley Serby, Carol Betts

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Workshop: Deanne Eisenman  "Delightful Seasons"
Sep
22
9:00 AM09:00

Workshop: Deanne Eisenman "Delightful Seasons"

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

 Deanne Eisenman Workshop

What: "Delightful Seasons" Wall hanging (Four different seasons in wool applique on cotton)

Where: Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum

When: Saturday, September 22, 2018; 9 AM - 3 PM

Cost: $35 (Includes Pattern & Lunch)

Supply List: SUPPLY LIST

Other Information:

The main focus of this workshop is the tips and techniques of wool appliqué on a fabric background. This includes preparing the wool appliqué pieces and stitch demonstration

Learn more about Deanne on here website, https://snugglesquilts.com.

She will have kits for spring only for sale at the meeting and workshop. If you bring your own supplies, you can make any season.

The guild will provide irons, ironing boards, water, cutting mats, extension cords, and lunch.

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September Meeting
Sep
21
7:00 PM19:00

September Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Program:  Deanne Eisenman (www.snugglesquilts.com)

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: 

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Lisa Dammann, Marion Modesitt, Nancy Fryxell

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August Meeting-Dinner and Installation of Officers
Aug
16
6:00 PM18:00

August Meeting-Dinner and Installation of Officers

Program: Dinner and Officer Installation

Challenge: This year's challenge quilt is due at this meeting! Details: 1930s Fabric; Churn Dash pattern; any size; quilted and bound; 1/2 fabrics used must be 1930s.

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Debbie Buenmeyer and Jane Graham

Hospitality Responsible Persons: N/A

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Stars of the Valley Quilt Show
Jul
22
11:00 AM11:00

Stars of the Valley Quilt Show

The Illinois Valley Quilters' Guild presents the "Stars of the Valley Quilt Show"!

Looking for a quilty fix this summer?  Why not head over to Utica, IL for the Illinois Valley Quilt Guild's quilt show! We moved since our last show 2 years ago.  This facility is even bigger with more quilts to show and 13 vendors from all over the midwest.  

Location: Celebrations 150 in Utica, IL (http://celebrationsgoodtimes.com/ )

Dates/Times: Saturday, July 21, 2018 9 AM-5 PM and Sunday, July 22, 2018 11 AM to 4 PM

We'll still have our New and Used Boutique (sort of a quilter's yard sale), the Small Quilt Sale, used books and magazines, raffle quilt, demos, raffle baskets, and of course the 13 vendors.  There will also be a quilt there that was made by ladies in Uganda.  Into modern and art quilts?  We'll feature the PAQA quilts that were on display at the IQF Show in Chicago.  


If you joined us 2 years ago at our last show, it's only 6 or 7 miles west of there on the same road, Route 6.  Utica is an easy drive using Route 80 or Route 6.  There is also much to do in the area, including a golf course nearby.  Utica has 2 wineries, antique shops, great places to eat and much more.   Starved Rock State Park is nearby!  Ottawa and LaSalle are nearby and also offer much shopping and things to do.  Why not plan to make a day of it?  

We hope you can join us!

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Stars of the Valley Quilt Show
Jul
21
9:00 AM09:00

Stars of the Valley Quilt Show

The Illinois Valley Quilters' Guild presents the "Stars of the Valley Quilt Show"!

Looking for a quilty fix this summer?  Why not head over to Utica, IL for the Illinois Valley Quilt Guild's quilt show! We moved since our last show 2 years ago.  This facility is even bigger with more quilts to show and 13 vendors from all over the midwest.  

Location: Celebrations 150 in Utica, IL (http://celebrationsgoodtimes.com/ )

Dates/Times: Saturday, July 21, 2018 9 AM-5 PM and Sunday, July 22, 2018 11 AM to 4 PM

We'll still have our New and Used Boutique (sort of a quilter's yard sale), the Small Quilt Sale, used books and magazines, raffle quilt, demos, raffle baskets, and of course the 13 vendors.  There will also be a quilt there that was made by ladies in Uganda.  Into modern and art quilts?  We'll feature the PAQA quilts that were on display at the IQF Show in Chicago.  


If you joined us 2 years ago at our last show, it's only 6 or 7 miles west of there on the same road, Route 6.  Utica is an easy drive using Route 80 or Route 6.  There is also much to do in the area, including a golf course nearby.  Utica has 2 wineries, antique shops, great places to eat and much more.   Starved Rock State Park is nearby!  Ottawa and LaSalle are nearby and also offer much shopping and things to do.  Why not plan to make a day of it?  

We hope you can join us!

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Jul
20
8:00 AM08:00

Quilt Drop Off

Please drop off your quilts for the quilt show on Friday, July 20, between 8:00AM and 11:00AM at Celebrations 150. 

  • EACH quilt shall be in its own pillowcase/bag. (Even very small quilted items need to be in their own bags.)
  • Please label every bag with your name and the quilt's name.
  • Attach a 4" continuous sleeve to the top back of your quilts that are larger than lap size.
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Jul
19
7:00 PM19:00

July Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Program: Quilt Show final plans

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Barb Taylor and Penny Roth

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Barb Taylor, Shirley Hoffman, Betty Pitstick, Carla Danczak

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Jun
23
9:00 AM09:00

Workshop: Susan Marth-Garden Romance/Dresden Rose of Sharon

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Program: Susan Marth: Garden Romance/Dresden Rose of Sharon

Cost: $45 for members, $55 for non-members (does not include pattern)

The pattern may be purchased from her website (http://www.suznquilts.com) or from her directly at the June meeting.

Supply Lists: Dresden Rose of Sharon      Garden Romance

Prep Work: Spray & press all of your fabric with Mary Ellen's Best Press

This workshop will open up to non-IVQG members on April 20, 2018.

Lunch, bottled water, and coffee will be included.

Students will choose ONE of the two patterns shown below.

Contact Beth Findley to register: beth.jb.swafford@gmail.com

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Jun
22
7:00 PM19:00

June Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Program: Susan Marth of Suzn Quilts

Membership dues will be collected at this meeting! 

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Sarah Manz and Debbie Buenmeyer

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Carole Fay, Connie Carstens

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May
17
7:00 PM19:00

May Meeting

  • Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Program: Quilts in unexpected places, Ida Boyle, McNabb, IL

Name Tag and Show & Tell Drawing Gift ($10 value)-Responsible Persons: Karen Bailey and Betty Pitstick

Hospitality Responsible Persons: Nancy Ann Fryxell

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