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Raintree Quilter’s Guild show coming to Evansville

Posted by on Monday, September 4th, 2017 @ 9:59 am.

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - Mark your calendar for another quilt show! 

The 2017 Harvest of Quilts XII Quilt and Craft Show will be held at Old National Events Plaza, 715 Locust St, Evansville, Ind., September 22 and 23, 2017.

Over 200 quilts will be displayed by the Raintree Quilters along with demonstrations of craft and quilting techniques. Scores of varied hand-made craft and quilted items are available for sale that would make great Fall decorations and Christmas gifts. Don’t miss the Silent Auction of very nice hand-crafted and quilted items. Raintree Quilters Guild has selected Susan G. Komen Evansville Tri-State Affiliate as its’ first featured charity in this year’s Quilt Auction of finished quilts, totes and framed items using the submitted blocks from the Quilt for the Cure Block Challenge. The live auction is Sept 23rd at 2pm. Quilt Appraisals by appointment are available.

If you wear pink on Saturday, you receive one free raffle ticket to win a Diamond Galleria Gift Certificate. 

Tickets available at the door, Admission is $8, ages 12 and under are free. Hours are 9:00am to 5:00pm.

Hours are Friday and Saturday 9AM-5PM.

As part of the Quilt & Craft Show this year, two new events will take place:

1. LIVE AUCTION on Saturday, Sept 23rd at 2PM for "Quilt For The Cure Block Challenge” finished quilts, framed items, and tote bags to benefit Susan G Komen Evansville Tri-State Affiliate.
 
2. SILENT AUCTION with online bidding at http://www.biddingowl.com/Auction/home.cfm?auctionID=12156 of over 20 art, quilts and high quality handmade items.  The Silent Auction bidding will start online and continue into the show on Sept 22 and 23. It’s easy to participate. Register as a guest or bidder now.

Sponsored by:

RAINTREE QUILTERS GUILD, INC.

 

ABOUT RAINTREE QUILTERS GUILD

Raintree Quilters Guild, a non-profit organization, was formed in 1986 to promote the art, craft, and legacy of quiltmaking.  They strive to help others learn about quilting through education, preservation, and philanthropy within the community. They currently have approimately. 120 members.

Meetings are held at SWIRCA on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm located at 16 West Virginia St., Evansville, Ind. Anyone is welcome.

The quilters can be contacted at raintreequiltersguild@gmail.com or online at www.raintreequiltersguild.org.

Contact:
Karen Hampton
Raintree Quilters Guild
Publicity
812-424-8701

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