Inspiring Quilters, Stitch by Stitch
Time: March 29, 2017 at 9am to April 1, 2017 at 4pm
Location: Lancaster County Convention Center
Street: 25 S Queen Street
City/Town: Lancaster, PA 17603
Website or Map: http://www.quiltweek.com/loca…
Event Type: quiltweek
Organized By: American Quilter's Society
Latest Activity: Mar 16, 2017
When you visit Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, you’ll bring home a treasure trove of memories. From the sumptuous beauty of rolling farmlands, delicious home-style cooking, and the simple beauty of Amish villages to diverse city life, exquisite cuisine, and contemporary art, you’ll be fascinated by Lancaster’s unique charm!
Come to QuiltWeek to find internationally known instructors and authors that are famous for their books and quilting techniques. We offer over 75 workshops, lectures, and events with many different education options. No matter what your skill level of quilting, we have something for you!
Improved lighting in the convention center will make seeing the 200 contest quilts a much better experience. Contestants in seven different categories are vying for $54,000 in prize money. Also see special exhibits from The National Quilt Museum in Paducah, KY; the Cherrywood Challenge 2016: The Lion King; and, the AQS Authors' Showcase.
When you finish gazing at all the quilts, be sure to shop the huge Merchant Mall with over 80 vendors who have all the quilty things you need.