2022 SHOW DATESFriday May 20, 2022 9-5Saturday May 21, 2022 9-5Sunday May 22, 2022 10-4
SHOW ADDRESSGordon Field HouseRIT Campus1 Lomb Memorial DriveRochester, NY 14623
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Every Day at the Show
•VendorDemos-Manyvendorswillbedemonstratingproductsduringtheshow,orofferingspecialdemonstrationsatspecifictimesduringthe day.Ifyouareinterestedinaspecificproductortopic,wesuggeststoppingatthevendorboothearlyinthedaytoseewhenthedemonstration is scheduled.•VendorShopHop-Spend$100ormoreatvendorboothsduringtheshowandentertowinoneofthespectacularbasketsofsewing/quilting goodies.AttheShopHopBoothwewilladdupyourreceipts.Youwillreceiveatickettoputintothedrawingforeach$100youhavespentat vendor booths during the show.•GiftGallery-Lookingforinexpensivegiftsorgentlyusedquiltingitems?StopattheGiftGallerywhereyouwillfindreasonablypricedhand crafted items, new and gently used books, magazines and kits.•RaffleQuiltTicketSales-Ticketsforthe2022GeneseeValleyQuiltClubrafflequilt,willbeavailableduringtheshowattheRaffleQuiltBooth (neartheentrance).DrawingforthewinnerwillbeheldSunday,May22,2022around3:30PM.Actualdrawingtimewillbeannounced.Need not be present to win. Proceeds will benefit Finger Lakes Chapter of Quilts of Valor.•QuiltsForSale-Someofthequiltsenteredintothequiltshowwillbeforsale.Each“ForSale”quiltwillhavea“ForSale”ticketattachedtothe quilt.“ForSale”quiltswillbeindicatedinthequiltlistingintheshowprogramalongwithinformationonhowtopurchasea“ForSale”quilt.Sales tax will be collected on the purchase.
•Member Skill Sharing - GVQC members will demonstrate quilting techniques. Schedule TBD•QuiltAppraisals-Besidessentimentalvalue,quiltsmaybevaluableforanumberofotherreasons.Learnwhatthevalueisofaquilt thatisspecialtoyou.QuiltappraisalsareofferedbyEugeniaBarnes,acertifiedappraiser.Appraisalsarebyappointment,orwalk-ins only if there is time.
Sunday, May 22, 11AM and 1:30 PM - Wearable Art Day at the QuiltFest!
Afashionshowofapproximately50garments-sewn,knit,crocheted,embellished,feltedandupcycled-madebymembersofGenesee ValleyQuiltClubwillbemodeledbytheircreators.Audiencemembersareinvitedtoviewthegarmentsupcloseandtalkwiththe makers after each show.FREE Admission to this event, 2nd floor lecture room (handicap accessible by elevator)
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•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.
•Member Skill Sharing - GVQC members will demonstrate quilting techniques. Schedule TBD•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.
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)