Sunshine and Moon Glow — Quilt Show

Friendship Star Quilters present

Sunshine and Moon Glow Quilt Show

April 28-30, 2017

Montgomery County Fairgrounds

Home Arts Building

Gaithersburg, Maryland

— Display of over 250 quilts

— Merchant Mall/Vendors

— FSQ’s 2017 Opportunity Quilt

— Raffle Baskets

— Featherweight Raffle

— Members’ Boutique

— Silent Auction

— Children’s Activities

— Service Projects Sit and Sew

— Demonstrations

Show Hours:

Friday, April 28

Noon to 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 29

10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 30

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Admissions:

Adults — $10.00

Seniors, Children (12-18) and Active Military — $9.00

Children under 12 — Free

Directions:

From I-270 take Exit 11 (Montgomery Village Avenue, Route 124 East) to Route 355 (Frederick Avenue). Turn right onto Route 355 South, go 0.7 miles and make a right at Chestnut Street. Go through the traffic light at Diamond Avenue and turn at the next right. If you cross the railroad tracks, you have gone too far. Follow the quilt show signs to the Home Arts Building.

GPS users: 16 Chestnut Street, Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Friendship Star Quilters, Inc.

P.O. Box 8051

Gaithersburg, MD 20898

2017 – Moon Glow

2017 Opportunity Quilt - Moon Glow-450x428-2

Friendship Star Quilters is happy to present our 2017 Opportunity Quilt “Moon Glow”. In addition to recently winning First Place at the 2016 Montgomery County Agricultural Fair, “Moon Glow” received an ‘Excellent’ in every category, and the judges commented that the quilt was ‘pleasing to the eye’, and that the ‘color combo is nice’. The drawing for this beautiful 99 in. by 99 in. quilt will be held in April, 2017, at our bi-annual quilt show. Look for more info on this in the coming months.

2017 Opportunity Quilt — Moon Glow

2017 Opportunity Quilt - Moon Glow-450x428

Friendship Star Quilters is happy to present our 2017 Opportunity Quilt “Moon Glow”. In addition to recently winning First Place at the 2016 Montgomery County Agricultural Fair, “Moon Glow” received an ‘Excellent’ in every category, and the judges commented that the quilt was ‘pleasing to the eye’, and that the ‘color combo is nice’. The drawing for this beautiful 99 in. by 99 in. quilt will be held in April, 2017, at our bi-annual quilt show. Look for more info on this in the coming months.

2016 Guild Challenge Quilts

Friendship Star Guild held a challenge with a Modern Theme. The challenge included a color and size requirement. Below are posted photos of the 11 entrants. Great news! Eight of the entrants have been accepted by AQS in the Ultimate Guild Challenge category of the Grand Rapids contest scheduled for August 10-13.  Congratulations to all entrants and good luck to those whose quilts have been accepted in the category.
By Laurie Bay

By Laurie Bay

By JoAnne DuChez

By JoAnne DuChez

By Foley

By Kate Foley

By Barbara Kilby

By Barbara Kilby

By Karen Moss

By Karen Moss

By Nancy Colladay

By Nancy Colladay

By Quattrociocchi

By Marie Quattrociocchi

By Ellen Kalilec Robinson

By Ellen Kalilec Robinson

By Susan Spencer

By Susan Spencer

By Tison

By Meg Tison

By Pat Vasaio

By Pat Vasaio

 

2016 Raffle Quilt, “Carnival” — Front View

2016 Raffle Quilt, "Carnival" -- Front View

2016 Raffle Quilt, “Carnival” — Front View

2016 Raffle Quilt — Front View Detail

2016 Raffle Quilt -- Front View Detail

2016 Raffle Quilt — Front View Detail

Hours/Directions/Admissions

Show Hours/Directions/Admission

Quilt Show General Information

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