8th Annual Quilt Walk

Downtown Arthur
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 8:00 AM

Displays of locally owned or locally made quilts at many downtown businesses. Many may even be for sale. 

30th Annual Arthur Quilt Show accepting entries

  The Arthur Quilt Show Committee is accepting entries for the 30th Annual Arthur Quilt Show to be held Thursday through Saturday, April 25 - 27 at the Otto Center one half mile south of Arthur on the County Line Road.

  To obtain an entry form, contact Dana Gingerich, committee chairperson, at (618) 302-7913 or email her at dgingerich12@gmail.com  Forms can be downloaded from the internet at illinoisamishcountry.com/wp  Additional Information on the quilt show entry rules or vendor space can be obtained at this website or by calling (618) 302-7913.

  Entry deadline is April 13, 2019.  Fee is $1.00 per item.

  The show has six judged categories: Baby, Wall Hangings, Antique, Pieced (pieced machine quilted and pieced hand quilted) and Mixed Techniques.  Certificates will be awarded for Best of Show, first, second, and third place in each category and are redeemable for merchandise at participating Arthur merchants. There will also be a People’s Choice Award presented.

  For three decades visitors have flocked each spring to the Annual Arthur Quilt Show and Old-Fashioned Quilt Auction to see some of the finest crafted quilts you’ll find anywhere. 

Organizers are once again excited to invite you to the Otto Center (2056 County Road 1800 East) to attend this unique, outstanding and informative event which is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday and Friday.  Show hours on Saturday are 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

  The show is set up for those who have a passion for quilting or those who just enjoy the handiwork.  You can even purchase a quilt to take home with you from the one hundred high quality pieces which will be auctioned off starting Saturday, April 27 at noon.



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