MQX Midwest 2018 - Evening Events
Join us in the evening for fun and camaraderie with friends and fellow quilters. Door prizes too!
This is MQX's kickoff event. Meet many of your favorite faculty members, check out their new products, and classes being offered. Ice-cream smorgasbord, loads of door prizes along with Janet-Lee and Mary's song, and the concert-style T-Shirt toss.
NEW CONTEST - Wear your most fun/funky, vibrant, scarf to show off at the Ice Cream Social. Prizes will be awarded.
Advance purchase for the Ice Cream Social is required.
NEW - $5 is the fee for EVERYONE except MQX Faculty and Kids Can Quilt Entrants.
Learn who the winners at the MQX Quilt Festival-Midwest Awards Ceremony. Finger food and light beverages. This event is generously sponsored by Gammill Quilting Systems.
You are cordially invited to an Octopus Garden Party!
Join us for an evening of fun! Kathy McNeil will present her lecture on, "How Quilting can make you Smarter, Richer, Healthier, and more fun!"
After Kathy’s lecture and trunk show please stay for a special event.
Step into the world of pictorial quilting while having fun creating your unique under the sea quilt. You will need to bring a pre made background ready to add your octopus too. To save time and concentrate on just having fun together, Kathy has kits all made for you. Just cut your pre fused shapes and finger press the fused fabric pieces to your background. Add novelty fussy cut images to personalize your quilt. The complete pattern is 21 x 24.
Includes: All the octopus and coral pieces from twelve different fabrics. They have been traced onto lite Steam a Seam 2 and fused to the fabrics. You will just need to cut them out and finger press them onto your pre-made background. Irons will be available to fuse them into position.
You can also select the NO KIT option ($20) by selecting M903-18 and create your own with Kathy's supply list... or come join us and see Kathy's trunk show and lecture.
Join us for an evening of fun! Kathy McNeil will present her lecture on, "How Quilting can make you Smarter, Richer, Healthier, and more fun!
After Kathy’s lecture and trunk show please stay for a special event
NOTE: When adding to cart... this option does not include the kit.
Join us for a relaxing dinner with friends, old and new then we'll hear Gyleen Fitzgerald's humorous talk, The Path to Modern, A quilter's journey from traditional through contemporary to modern. We will explore designs with rectangles and squares that are the building components for modern quilts and polygons that fall off the grid. Consider a new genre called, “Modern Scrappy.”
This event is open to the public. Student Admin fee NOT required to attend.