Quilt Show

“Watch Us Shine!”

We are so excited about our 2018 Quilt Show. Make sure you have these dates on your calendar:

September 27 through 29, 2018.

The new location is the 4-H building at the Iowa State Fair grounds, with Free Parking.
More information to come.
– Joyce Moore and Susie Martin, 2018 Quilt Show Co-Chairs

2018 Raffle Quilt, stay tuned for your opportunity to purchase a ticket to be entered to win this beautiful quilt!

Thanks to many guild members who helped piece and appliqué the top and to Woodside Quilting for donating the back. The quilting was done by guild member Rod Turner – it is spectacular!


Quilts of Valor

Quilts of Valor Focus Project will be a special display and presentation during our show. Please consider making one or more quilts. Click here to download a pdf of the guidelines for a Quilt of Valor. All Quilts of Valor for the show are due at the July guild meeting, 7/24/2018. Also let Susie Martin know if you know of any veterans that would like to be awarded a quilt during the show.

Keep watching this page as more information is uploaded on the 2018 Quilt Show.


Treasured Quilt Special Exhibit
“Shining Stars through the Ages”

For our 2018 Quilt Show, we have combined two exhibits from previous shows, The Special Exhibit and The Treasured Quilts.  Our new exhibit will be the Treasured Quilt Special Exhibit and we’re seeking your participation to make it extra special.   “Shining Stars through the Ages” will feature all kinds of star quilts: big stars, little stars, Ohio Stars, Dolly Madison Stars, Lone stars and many more.

We would like you to share a special star quilt you have for our new September Quilt Show which will be held at the Iowa State Fairgrounds at the end of September.  Please look through your collections, new quilts and antique quilts, and select one to share at our show.  As quilters we know there is usually a special story that comes with each shared quilt.  We ask you to include your story along with a picture of the quilt.

Download the PDF registration form here, fill it out and email it to Leighlussie@hotmail.com or  ellenwkelly@hotmail.com or you can print and mail it.
We are looking forward to your participation in the Treasured Quilt Special Exhibit. Please contact us if you have any questions.

– Leigh Lussie and Ellen Kelly Smith

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