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Shipshewana Quilt Festival

Thursday, Jun 20, 2019 at 9:00am

Various Venues in Shipshewana
Shipshewana, IN 46565

Schedule of Events:

9:00am - 5:00pm" Quilt And Vendor Show

The Quilt Show will once again be juried and limited to approximately 200 quilts. You can look forward to the best of the best!

Many different vendors from around the country will provide you with the newest and best products. Whether you have entered a quilt to be judged or are adding to your collection by shopping the vendors, you are sure to have an enjoyable experience!

11:00am - 3:00pm: A concession stand will operate inside the Quilt and Vendor Show

Click here for Quilt Show Entry Form

Location: The Michiana Event Center , 455 East Farver, Shipshewana, IN 46565

9:00am: Workshops


9:00am - 12:00pm: TA1 - Quiltster Color Planning: Design a Desert Sky - Judel Niemeyer - $39
9:00am - 12:00pm: TA2 - Vintage VW Full of Cheer - Stacy West - $47
9:00am - 5:00pm: TAP1 - Quiltworx Watermelon Placemats - Jackie Kunkel, Quiltworx Certified Instructor -  $87
Break: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
2:00pm - 5:00pm: TP1 - Embellished Miniature Machine Appliqué - Pat Holly - $47

Location: Farmstead Inn and Conference Center, 370 South Van Buren Street, Shipshewana, IN 46565

10:00am - 4:00pm: Schoolhouse

The Shipshewana Quilt Festival has teamed up with the Shipshewana-Scott Elementary School to bring you a day of quilting Education and Entertainment!

With multiple subjects taught simultaneously, you will have endless opportunities to learn about the hottest new tools, techniques and technology.

Each session is held in its own classroom with presentations by a variety of nationally and locally known educators, artists and entertainers.

Featuring: Judy and Judel Niemeyer, Sue Nickels, Pat Holly, Stacy West, Penny Haren and more!

Class topics are divided into three types:
Educational: Topics will cover the fundamentals of quilting
Technique: Sessions will show you different approaches to creating your projects
Product: Classes will demonstrate the latest notions and tools can make your quilting easier

Cost: $59

Location: Shipshewana - Scott Elementary School, 325 West Middlebury Street, Shipshewana, IN 46565

1:00pm - 4:00pm: DIY Barn Quilt Workshop

Enjoy an afternoon of fun with our Barn Quilt Make and Take Workshop, you will be guided through the steps to complete your own Barn Quilt.

Cost: $30

Location: Van Buren Hotel, 1175 N Van Buren St, Shipshewana, IN 46565

4:00pm: Lecture


4:00pm: Made by Machine: A Brief History of the Sewing Machine and Quilt - Sue Nickels - $18
7:00pm: The Quilting Comedy Show - Mary Miller and Dr, Nancy Berk - $19

Location: Blue Gate Theater, 175 N Van Buren Street, Shipshewana, IN 46565

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