Date and location: Wednesday and Thursday, July 19-20, 2013, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
The Exhibition Center at Sylvania Tam-O-Shanter, 7060 Sylvania Ave., Sylvania, Ohio (MAP)
Description: Presented by the Glass City Quilt Commission. This well respected regional quilt show will feature bed quilts, wall hangings, art quilts, and quilted garments. It is a NQA judged show of over 200 quilts. The Best of Show bed quilt will receive a $500 prize and a hand made glass kaleidoscope. A $250 prize award for the Best of Show wall quilt will also be presented. Additional cash prizes and ribbons will be given in a variety of categories. This year, a variety of classes and lectures will be offered over a five day period, beginning on Tuesday, July 16th and ending on Saturday, July 20th. The 2013 Invitational Challenge is entitled Sweet Sixteen and involves making a quilted piece that uses sixteen fabrics with sixteen components, such as sixteen flying geese or sixteen stars. Additional information can be obtained on our website www.gcqc.org.