Drury Inn & Suites, Holiday Inn & Suites, and La Quinta Inn & Suites
Each hotel is located conveniently near I-44 interchanges and are just minutes away from the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds. Room availability may be limited at each hotel, and realize there are other events going on in Springfield at the same time, so book your room as early as possible to ensure you have the hotel and room you want!
Book early and through the links and numbers provided or be sure to mention the Ozark Piecemakers Quilt Show to get the group rates!
Rate: $94.99 for 2 queen beds deluxe - must be booked by August 6, 2016, availability limited so book early!
2715 N Glenstone Ave - Springfield, Missouri 65803
Book on-line here or call 1.800.325.0720 (our group number is 2278494)
Amenities include free hot breakfast, free rotating menu of hot food and cold beverages from 5:30-7:00 pm each evening, free high speed wireless internet access, and free soda and popcorn from 3:00-11:00 pm in the lobby.
Rate: $86.00 for a single king or double beds - must be booked by August 8, 2016, availability limited so book early!
2720 N Glenstone Ave - Springfield, Missouri 65803
Book on-line here or call directly at 417.865.8600
Amenities include free internet, indoor pool, fitness center, on-site restaurant and lounge, business center, and on-site guest self-laundry facilities.
La Quinta Inn & Suites, Springfield Airport Plaza
Rate: $89.00 for a single queen, two queens, or a king - must be booked by August 23, 2016
2445 N Airport Plaza Ave - Springfield, Missouri 65803
Book by calling 417.447.4466 - be sure to mention the Ozark Piecemakers Quilt Show, ask for Vira!
Amenities include a distance of 3 miles from the Fairgrounds, free breakfast, a 24-hour business center, indoor pool and spa, fitness center, microwave & mini-refrigerator in each room
Need inspiration? Go online and type in Word Quilts for examples. There are entire books devoted to Word Quilts!
Quilt design must include a word, or combination of words, that are pieced, appliquéd, or embroidered and with at least one word readily visible when viewing the quilt. Embellishments such as beads, buttons, or yarn are acceptable.
Minimum size is 40"x40". The quilt may be any shape as long as the measurements of all sides added together total at least 160".
Maximum size is 60”x72". When measurements of all sides are added together the quilt must be no larger than 264".
Quilts may be an original design, or made from a published pattern, block of the month, or kit.
The Word quilts will be entered in a special Word Challenge category and will be judged by 2016 quilt show judge, Shelly Burge. Ribbons will be awarded. In addition, guild members will vote for their favorite quilt.
Deadline for entry is Friday, June 30th, 2016.