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Wednesday, Aug 19 – Registration Cutoff

Thursday, Aug 20

4:00 – 9:00 pm – Potluck picnic at Ravenna Park (about 3 blocks north of Silver Cloud Inn). Seattle MQG is providing plates, flatware, napkins and water

Friday, Aug 21

10:00 am – 5:00 pm – Registration Check-In, Silver Cloud Inn room 306

12:30 pm – Martingale Publishing office tour – come to hear all about the book publishing world and get an in-person look at tons of gorgeous quilts from their books.

The tour is full. Email seattlemodernquiltguild@gmail.com to get on the waitlist. Please put “Martingale” in the subject line.

1:00 pm Clothworks / American Made Brand office tour – enjoy a tour of the facility followed by a presentation on AMB fabric solids by Ted Hoffman, CEO.

The tour is full. Email seattlemodernquiltguild@gmail.com to get on the waitlist. Please put “Clothworks” in the subject line.

2:00 to 5:00 pm – Happy Hour Shopping Party at Drygoods Design. Refreshments provided

7:00 to 8:00 pm – Registration Check In, Silver Cloud Inn Husky Meeting Room

7:00 to 11:00 pm – Mixer and composition book swap*, Silver Cloud Inn Husky Meeting Room. Refreshments provided

    *swap to take place at 8:00 pm

All day: Shop Hop & Tourist Hop

Saturday, Aug 22

10:00 am – 1:00 pm Late Registration Check-In, Silver Cloud Inn room 306

7:00 am to 11:00 pm – Sew-In, Silver Cloud Inn Husky Meeting Room

10:00 – 10:30 am – Needle book demo with Lysa Flower of Fraser Valley MQG, held in the Sew-In room. Sponsored by Circa15 Fabric Studio   UPDATE: Instructions for the needle book can be found here on Lysa’s site

2:00 – 4:00 pm – Bainbridge Quilt Festival quilt collection, Silver Cloud Inn room 306. Turn in your quilts that you’ve entered into the Bainbridge show to save yourself a trip to the post office.

4:00 pm** – Limited Edition Tula Pink 350 SE Bernina drawing courtesy of our friends at Sewing Machine Service/Bernina of Renton (**time subject to change)

The necessary fine print:

All attendees who have registered, paid, and checked-in by 1:00 PM Saturday, August 22, 2015 will be entered in the drawing. Winner need not be present at time of drawing to win. Winner will be notified via contact information provided with registration.

The drawing will be done by a neutral party.

The winner is responsible for transporting the machine home including any shipping costs. A designate may be assigned. If the winner is unable to take the machine home, Seattle MQG will pack, ship via UPS at the winner’s expense.

The machine will be held for a maximum of 10 days.

All day: Shop Hop & Tourist Hop, Island Quilter Pop Up Shop on-site at Silver Cloud Inn room 406

Sunday, Aug 23

Group brunch 10:30 am – There are a few places we are suggesting as it can be very difficult to get a spot for a huge number of people. But we would encourage you to meet in the lobby to go to one or two of these as a group to continue the camaraderie and fun.

12:30 – 2:00 pm – Freezer Paper Piecing demo with Allison Dutton of Seattle MQG, held at Quilting Mayhem in Snohomish   UPDATE: Directions for freezer paper piecing can be found here on Allison’s blog

All day: Shop Hop & Tourist Hop

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12 responses to “Events

  1. Pingback: PNW MQG Meetup: What to pack… | seattle modern quilt guild·

    • Hi, Bonnie – the recipient (or recipients) are still being worked out and we’ll get the info out as soon as we can

    • There will be room but not oodles of it. This is the time to bring one small project, not a queen size quilt to baste or FMQ. Thanks for asking. Looking forward to meeting you

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  3. do we need to bring plates and cutlery for the pot luck or will they be provided?….just thinking about packing

    • The list of shops has been added to the shop hop page. The discounts can only be found in the program which you get at registration. Happy shopping!

  4. Pingback: Giving Quilts from the Epic Meetup- The Tree Quilts | seattle modern quilt guild·

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