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Show Admission

Admission to the show is $10 each day.If you decide to come for two days, then the admission is only $15.Show hours are 10 AM until 4 PM each day.Children under 12 years of age admitted free with paid adult.

Velda Newman Lecture

Admission to the lectures is $10, on Saturday Velda will speak at 2 PM and on Sunday at 1 PM.

Heritage Exhibit

Free admission with paid entry fee.Exhibit/lecture will be at 12:30 PM on Saturday and Sunday will be 2:30 PM.


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Show Attractions

  • Shopping Mall – A great lineup of Vendors are bringing their stores to you from California, Missouri, New Hampshire and Nevada
  • Free Demonstrations - Tools, Techniques, Machines, Longarms, Handwork and much more
  • Heritage Exhibit - Hear the story as you view each antique quilt
  • Gorgeous Raffle Baskets. Proceeds fund scholarships for local art students and art’s programs.We will announce, as well as, telephone winners and the baskets can be picked up Saturday and Sunday afternoons.
  • Delicious Lunches and Snacks - Offered by “A Taste of Home” in a lovely dining area
  • Door Prizes – Wonderful prizes from each of our vendors and from various manufacturers. Each entry will be given a number – winning numbers will be announced throughout the day – winner must be present to win.
  • Ample Free Parking and Free Wi-Fi

$20,000 in Prize Money

Judged Show with more than 200+ quilts on display | Lecturer, Velda Newman | Great Raffle Baskets
Heritage Exhibit | Door Prizes | Vendor Mall | Ample Free Parking | Wi-Fi

2018 Winners

Best of Show by Sherry Reynolds
“Eternal Beauty”

  • Appliqué large - judged one person
    “Hummingbirds Delight” by Rosillis Rosario
  • Appliqué small - judged one person
    “Rings”, by Diane Kyllingstad
  • Pieced large - judged one person
    “Eternal Beauty”, by Sherry Reynolds
  • Pieced small - judged one person
    “Spinning Blocks, by Sharon Engel
  • Mixed/mixed media large - judged one person
    “Bees in my Garden”, by Carol Linda Graeber
  • Mixed/mixed media small - judged one person
    "Birds in a Holiday Tree”, Janet McWorkmen
  • Appliqué small - judged two person
    “Family Tree, by Gretchen Greiner
  • Pieced large - judged two person
    “Something Old, Something New, by Peggie Wormington
  • Pieced small - judged two person
    “Hearts Afire”, by Mary-Ellen Radtke
  • Mixed/mixed media - large judged two person
    “Diamond Effervescence”, by Beth Nufer
  • Art, representational – judged one or more persons
    “Magical”, by Joanne Beath
  • Art, original design – judged one or more persons
    “X’s and O’s, by Sigrid Simonds

Guest Lecturer, Velda Newman

Velda Newman is an internationally recognized contemporary quilt artist, author and lecturer from Northern California. Known for her large scale, mostly organic designs, Velda creates original quilts of exceptional beauty and craftsmanship. For the past 18 years Velda's work has appeared in many national and international exhibitions and has been featured in over 30 publications, including Quilter's Newsletter and Threads magazine. She lives in Northern California and is the mother of 4 and the grandmother of 12.

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Carson Valley Quilt Guild

P.O. Box 2541
Minden, Nv. 89423
President, Sarah Jo McKee, President

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I am looking forward to the Quilt show in June...I went to the last show there, and it was GREAT...A must see show....