March 19 & 20, 2011 Saturday, 10am – 5pm Sunday, 10am – 4pm Blue Hills Regional Technical School, 800 Randolph St. The show will feature hundreds of contemporary and traditional quilts on display, there will be vendors, handmade bags for sale, Boutique featuring quilting and sewing related items and hand made crafts, guild raffle quilt, great raffle baskets, refreshments and plenty of free parking. Featuring a special exhibit of, “The Supper Quilt”. Designed and pieced by Dr. Donald Locke and quilted by world renowned quilter Linda Taylor. Modeled after Leonardo deVinci’s famous work. This quilt is a masterpiece in and of itself. The Supper Quilt has traveled the globe. Dr. and Mrs. Locke want to ensure the quilt is exhibited in every state. The quilt has only appeared in New England once and now will be on display in Canton, Massachusetts at the Rhododendron Needlers Quilt Show. Come see this incredible work of art, this could be your only opportunity to see this quilt. This quilt is over 15 ft wide, and 5.5 feet high, made up of over 51,000 ½ in squares, 350 different fabrics went into the quilt, it took 2.5 years to complete, it has been exhibited in 6 countries and 31 states thus far. Admission: $7.00 1-day pass $10.00 2-day pass (children under 12 free)
For more information, visit www.rnqg.org.