Korea Quilting Tour Scheduled In October

Sew Many Places has announced a tour of Korea Quilting and Textiles from October 10-19, 2017. Leaving from the United States, this trip will feature tours of Seoul, the Five Palaces, the Museum of Korean Embroidery and the Chojun Textile and Quilt Art Museum. Quilting instructor Alice Ridge will be teaching and leading a workshop project.

For more information, visit http://sewmanyplaces.com/trips/?page=korea_1017

Riley Blake Designs Provides Summertime Fun Quilting Project

Riley Blake Designs has provided a PDF of the Summertime Fun quilt project. Fabric and cutting requirements are provided, along with block assembly, center assembly, and border instructions.

For more information, visit https://www.rileyblakedesigns.com/media/uploads/Free_Quilting_Projects/2015/SummerCelebrationFreeQuiltProject.pdf

Sewing Stitching & Handcraft Show Announced In Australia

The Sewing Stitching and Handcraft Show is being held in Adelaide, Australia July 14-16, 2017. With workshops and seminars, and many exhibitor displays, this show also features the Festival of Quilts and the Scrapbooking and Papercraft show.

For more information, visit http://www.kjex.com.au/Sewing%20Show.html

Quilt Alliance Announces 2017 Quilt Contest “Voices”

Quilt Alliance has announced its contest for 2017 entitled “Voices.”  Open to all Quilt Alliance members, up to four quilts may be submitted per registration.  In addition to online judging by Quilt Alliance members for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention, there will be Judges’ Choice awards and Outstanding Label prizes as well.  All quilts must be entered by June 2, 2017.

For more information, visit https://quiltalliance.org/contest/2017contest/

Quilting Tour Of Amish Country Scheduled For September 2017

US Quilt Tours has announced a quilting tour of the Amish Country of Pennsylvania from September 12-18, 2017 starting in Philadelphia. Highlights include a visit to the Winterthur Museum, three nights in Amish country visiting local quilters and quilt stores, and culminates in the National Quilt Extravaganza.

For more information, visit http://usquilttours.com/amish-autumn-pennsylvania-national-quilt-extravaganza/

Sew Many Places Offers New Zealand Quilting Expedition In October 2017

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Sew Many Places has scheduled a 12-day quilting expedition to New Zealand. This tour features the National Quilt Symposium in Christchurch, visits to local quilt shops, a show-and-tell with local quilters, and three hand-appliqué classes taught by Dierdra MacElroy.

For more information, visit http://www.sewmanyplaces.com/trips/?page=newzealand_quilting_1017

Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival Announces Juried Quilt Competition In June

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The Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival has announced a Juried Quilt Competition for its June 15-17, 2017 festival. Multiple categories are available, including Large, Wall and Any Size in hand and machine quilting. Entries must be submitted between March 1 and March 31, 2017.

For more information, visit http://kcrqf.com/