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From Traditional to Heavy Metal: A quilt makers journey

Copper SeedsFrom Traditional to Heavy Metal: A quilt makers journey is judge Shelly Burge’s first lecture/trunk show offered at this year’s quilt show, and is scheduled for Thursday at 10:00 AM. . Shelly will bring a large selection of her quilts and share their humorous stories while she tells how she went from making traditional handquilted pieces to art quilts made with her own hand dyed fabrics and embellished with found objects. For more information about Shelly, visit her website at ShellyBurge.com. You may see the entire show schedule here.  

Guild Displays

Guild members with special interests have the opportunity to belong to small groups within the guild. They meet monthly to learn new techniques and work on group challenges/projects, or individual projects. Groups displaying their talents include:
  • Featherweight Group
  • Quilt Odyssey Art Group
  • Turning Points Applique Group
  • Designer Threads
  • Saturday Strippers
  • Southwest Missouri Longarm Quilters
  • Electric Quilt Group
  • Patriotic Piecemakers - Quilts of Valor
  • Education classes - quilts or items made using techniques taught in monthly guild education classes
  • Challenges