Wellington, New Zealand Craft And Quilt Fair Announced For August 31

The Craft And Quilt Fair will be held in Wellington, New Zealand, August 31-September 2 2017. It will feature demonstrations, exhibitors, seminars and hands-on learning workshops as well as a fabulous collection of quilts and textile arts.

For more information, visit http://www.craftfair.com.au/wp/Wellington/highlights/

Sew Great Tours Announces Houston International Quilt Festival Tour In October

Sew Great Tours has announced that they are leading a tour culminating in the Houston Fall International Quilt Festival, lasting from October 30-November 5. Starting in Des Moines, Iowa October 30, with quilting stops in Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas on the road to Houston, two full days will be spent at the quilt festival. Tours of Southfork Ranch and Galveston are included in the itinerary.

For more information, visit http://sewgreattours.com/index_files/Page534.htm

Wisconsin Public TV Quilt Expo Announces Quilt Contest In September

Wisconsin Public Television Quilt Expo has announced its Quilt Contest for September 7-9. This judged and juried contest has 10 categories for quilters of all levels. Prizes will be awarded for each category, as well as Best in Show and Viewers’ Choice.

For more information, visit http://wiquiltexpo.com/quiltcontest

Festival Of Quilts Announced For August

The Festival Of Quilts will be held in Birmingham, England, August 10-13 2017. Featuring demonstrations, exhibitors, a quilt gallery, quick and easy workshops and the Quilt Academy, this event will have something for everyone.

For more information, visit http://www.thefestivalofquilts.co.uk/workshops/talks/

Quilt Seminars At Sea Announces Paducah Quilt Exploration In October

Quilt Seminars at Sea has announced its Paducah By Paddlewheel Quilt Exploration tour for October 8-16, 2017. Cruising up the Mississippi in elegance on the American Queen, the largest steamship ever built, this tour starts in Memphis, Tennessee and visits several historic cities, including Paducah, Kentucky, where you will visit the National Quilt Museum. Two optional quilting classes will be offered, led by Cindy Walter.

For more information, visit https://www.quiltcruises.com/cruises/Paducah-by-Paddlewheeler-2017/

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