Quilt Colorado In Estes Park This Weekend
Quilt Colorado 2008, Colorado Quilting Council’s bienniel quilting symposium, is an incredible event and every quilter’s dream! This event started on Wednesday, June 18 and runs through Sunday, June 22 at the Holiday Inn Conference Center.
There will be quilting classes and activities with 16 premier quilting teachers in the United States, all right here in Estes Park. Classes will focus on quilting techniques as well as Antique Quilt Studies and Machine Quilting Essentials. Teachers will demonstrate new methods, tools, patterns and techniques to help you learn a variety of new quilting skills.
Other aspects of Quilt Colorado are the fabulous quilt show, merchant mall and theme banquets. Cash prizes will be awarded for Best of Show, Best Hand Quilting, Best Machine Quilting, Best Use of Color and Design, Viewer’s Choice, and for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place in each of several categories.
Merchants Mall-Quilt related vendors from throughout the United States will be located in the Conference Center. Shop and browse each day between classes and special events.
The Merchants Mall will be open:
Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday from 9:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Admission to Quilt Colorado is $7 per day for adults and $6 for seniors 62 and over. Children under 12 are admitted free.
Visit their website at www.quiltcolorado.com. Quilt Colorado is sponsored by Colorado Quilting Council.