2022 SHOW DATES Friday May 20, 2022 9-5 Saturday May 21, 2022 9-5 Sunday May 22, 2022 10-4
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SHOW ADDRESS Gordon Field House RIT Campus 1 Lomb Memorial Drive Rochester, NY 14623
Genesee Valley QuiltFest - Genesee Valley Quilt Club, Copyright 2022

Show Events

Every Day at the Show

Vendor Demos - Many vendors will be demonstrating products during the show, or offering special demonstrations at specific times during the day. If you are interested in a specific product or topic, we suggest stopping at the vendor booth early in the day to see when the demonstration is scheduled. Vendor Shop Hop - Spend $100 or more at vendor booths during the show and enter to win one of the spectacular baskets of sewing/quilting goodies. At the Shop Hop Booth we will add up your receipts. You will receive a ticket to put into the drawing for each $100 you have spent at vendor booths during the show. Gift Gallery - Looking for inexpensive gifts or gently used quilting items? Stop at the Gift Gallery where you will find reasonably priced hand crafted items, new and gently used books, magazines and kits. Raffle Quilt Ticket Sales - Tickets for the 2022 Genesee Valley Quilt Club raffle quilt, will be available during the show at the Raffle Quilt Booth (near the entrance). Drawing for the winner will be held Sunday, May 22, 2022 around 3:30 PM. Actual drawing time will be announced. Need not be present to win. Proceeds will benefit Finger Lakes Chapter of Quilts of Valor. Quilts For Sale - Some of the quilts entered into the quilt show will be for sale. Each “For Sale” quilt will have a “For Sale” ticket attached to the quilt. “For Sale” quilts will be indicated in the quilt listing in the show program along with information on how to purchase a “For Sale” quilt. Sales tax will be collected on the purchase.

Friday, May 20

Member Skill Sharing - GVQC members will demonstrate quilting techniques. Location: Floor Show Ares (East end of building) Quilt Appraisals - Besides sentimental value, quilts may be valuable for a number of other reasons. Learn what the value is of a quilt that is special to you. Quilt appraisals are offered by Eugenia Barnes, a certified appraiser. Appraisals are by appointment, or walk-ins only if there is time.

Saturday May 21

Member Skill Sharing - GVQC members will demonstrate quilting techniques. Location: Floor Show Ares (East end of building)

Sunday, May 22, 11AM and 1:30 PM - Wearable Art Day at the QuiltFest!

A fashion show of approximately 50 garments - sewn, knit, crocheted, embellished, felted and up cycled - made by members of Genesee Valley Quilt Club will be modeled by their creators. Audience members are invited to view the garments up close and talk with the makers after each show. FREE Admission to this event, 2nd floor lecture room (handicap accessible by elevator)
Garden Maze by Ellen Burlew 2019 Member 2nd Place Pieced Multiple Makers

Jean Lemmon

11 AM English Paper Piecing

Antonia Hering

2 PM Hand Applique

Donna Patrick

1 PM Wet Felting

Cindi Renaldo

1 PM Hand Embroidery

Chris Wickert

12 PM Hand Quilting

Connie Lathrop

3 PM Needleturn Applique

Donna Patrick

11 AM Wet Felting

Karin Morgan

11 AM Sweedish Huck Weaving

Donna Schalge

11 AM Wool Applique

Jean Lemmon

12 PM One Block Wonders

Ruth Ohol

1 PM Stencil Free Quilt Marking

Elaine Williard

1 PM Wool Applique

Donna Schalge

2 PM Wool Applique
COVID Policies for QuiltFest 2022 RIT Gordon Field House: This includes the Quilt Show, Vendors, Lectures, Fashion Show, Quilt Appraisals, and classes with Kim Werth, Joyce Blowers, and Janice Kagenski. Proof of vaccination is required along with photo ID. Moderna and Pfizer: the initial two shots are the only ones required, boosters are not required. Johnson and Johnson: the initial shot is required, boosters are not required. There are no medical exceptions to this requirement Once you enter the show, your wrist band (or name tag) becomes your proof of vaccination if you leave and reenter the show. Masks in the Field House (Quilt Show) are a personal preference. RIT retains the right to change this policy as appropriate. Please check the RIT website for their current policy close to the show. RIT Inn and Conference Center: This includes classes with Katie Pasquini Masopust, Karen K. Stone and Kathy McNeil. There are no COVID restrictions at this facility. Vaccination is not required.
2022 SHOW DATES Friday     May 20, 2022  9-5 Saturday  May 21, 2022  9-5 Sunday    May 22, 2022  10-4
ADDRESS Gordon Field House RIT Campus 1 Lomb Memorial Dr. Rochester, NY 14623
Genesee Valley QuiltFest Genesee Valley Quilt Club, Copyright 2022
Show Events
Vendor Demos - Many vendors will be demonstrating products during the show, or offering special demonstrations at specific times during the day. If you are interested in a specific product or topic, we suggest stopping at the vendor booth early in the day to see when the demonstration is scheduled. Vendor Shop Hop - Spend $100 or more at vendor booths during the show and enter to win one of the spectacular baskets of sewing/quilting goodies. At the Shop Hop Booth we will add up your receipts. You will receive a ticket to put into the drawing for each $100 you have spent at vendor booths during the show. Gift Gallery - Looking for inexpensive gifts or gently used quilting items? Stop at the Gift Gallery where you will find reasonably priced hand crafted items, new and gently used books, magazines and kits. Raffle Quilt Ticket Sales - Tickets for the 2022 Genesee Valley Quilt Club raffle quilt, will be available during the show at the Raffle Quilt Booth (near the entrance). Drawing for the winner will be held Sunday, May 22, 2022 around 3:30 PM. Actual drawing time will be announced. Need not be present to win. Proceeds will benefit Finger Lakes Chapter of Quilts of Valor. Quilts For Sale - Some of the quilts entered into the quilt show will be for sale. Each “For Sale” quilt will have a “For Sale” ticket attached to the quilt. “For Sale” quilts will be indicated in the quilt listing in the show program along with information on how to purchase a “For Sale” quilt. Sales tax will be collected on the purchase.

Every Day at the Show

Garden Maze by Ellen Burlew 2019 Member 2nd Place Pieced Multiple Makers
SOCIAL

Friday, May 20

Member Skill Sharing - GVQC members will demonstrate quilting techniques. Location: Floor Show Ares (East end of building) Quilt Appraisals - Besides sentimental value, quilts may be valuable for a number of other reasons. Learn what the value is of a quilt that is special to you. Quilt appraisals are offered by Eugenia Barnes, a certified appraiser. Appraisals are by appointment, or walk-ins only if there is time.

Saturday May 21

Member Skill Sharing - GVQC members will demonstrate quilting techniques. Location: Floor Show Ares (East end of building)

Sunday, May 22, 11AM and 1:30 PM - Wearable

Art Day at the QuiltFest!

A fashion show of approximately 50 garments - sewn, knit, crocheted, embellished, felted and up cycled - made by members of Genesee Valley Quilt Club will be modeled by their creators. Audience members are invited to view the garments up close and talk with the makers after each show. FREE Admission to this event, 2nd floor lecture room (handicap accessible by elevator)

Jean Lemmon

11 AM English Paper Piecing

Antonia Hering

2 PM Hand Applique

Donna Patrick

1 PM Wet Felting

Cindi Renaldo

1 PM Hand Embroidery

Connie Lathrop

3 PM Needleturn Applique
Donna Patrick 11 AM Wet Felting Karin Morgan 11 AM Sweedish Huck Weaving

Donna Schalge

11 AM Wool Applique

Ruth Ohol

1 PM Stencil Free Quilt Marking
Elaine Williard 1 PM Wool Applique Donna Schalge 2 PM Wool Applique

Chris Wickert

12 PM Hand Quilting

Jean Lemmon

12 PM One Block Wonders
COVID Policies for QuiltFest 2022 RIT Gordon Field House: This includes the Quilt Show, Vendors, Lectures, Fashion Show, Quilt Appraisals, and classes with Kim Werth, Joyce Blowers, and Janice Kagenski. Proof of vaccination is required along with photo ID. Moderna and Pfizer: the initial two shots are the only ones required, boosters are not required. Johnson and Johnson: the initial shot is required, boosters are not required. There are no medical exceptions to this requirement Once you enter the show, your wrist band (or name tag) becomes your proof of vaccination if you leave and reenter the show. Masks in the Field House (Quilt Show) are a personal preference. RIT retains the right to change this policy as appropriate. Please check the RIT website for their current policy close to the show. RIT Inn and Conference Center: This includes classes with Katie Pasquini Masopust, Karen K. Stone and Kathy McNeil. There are no COVID restrictions at this facility. Vaccination is not required.