FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
BOB ROTATORI - 216-635-3263 - or -
DAN CRANDALL - 216-635-3274
The quilt selection is finalized and they'll soon be hung for the
8th Annual Cleveland Metroparks "Reflections of
Nature" Quilt Show on Saturday, November 13 and Sunday,
November 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., each day at Rocky River
Nature Center in Rocky River Reservation in North Olmsted.
After the quilts are hung, the judges will award ribbons to the
top three quilts in the categories of large quilt, medium quilt,
small quilt, EarthWords Nature Lover's Quilt Block, and prizes will
be awarded. Awards will also be given for Best of Show,
Viewers' Choice, Judge's Choice, Best Hand Quilted, and Honorable
Mentions. The Best of Show quilt will receive a Bernina
Activa 210 sewing machine ($999 retail), courtesy of Abigayle's
Quiltery of Olmsted Falls.
In addition to the juried quilts on display, the show also features
presentations, quilt/fiber art vendors, demonstrations, local quilt
guilds, 'make-and-take' activities, and more.
The presentations offered both days are as follows:
November 13 & November 14
11 a.m. Karen Benke - "Flower
12:30 p.m. Gini Baldi - "I've Lost My Sewing
2 p.m. Julie Bragg -
"Making a Family Heirloom"
3:30 p.m. Marj Girosky - "Shibori
Dyeing & Gradation Dyeing"
Quilt and fiber art vendors will also be on-hand to show and
sell their wares, including: Abigayle's Quiltery, Cindy's Sew Easy
Shoppe, Great Lakes Quilt Company, Little Red Quilt House, Mara's
Fabrics & Gifts, Olla Mae's Dry Goods, Quilter's Source, Rubber
Ducky Design, Sewing Connection, and Yarn Knit by Sue.
Rocky RiverNatureCenter is located at 24000 Valley Parkway in Rocky
River Reservation, between Cedar Point Road and Shepard Lane in
North Olmsted - off the I-480/Clague Road exit (westbound) and
I-480/Columbia Road exit (eastbound).
For more information, call 440-734-6660 or
View over 70 great quilts and be sure to place a vote for the
"Viewers' Choice" category at the annual
"Reflections of Nature" Quilt Show in Cleveland
Metroparks - part of your life, naturally!