|2019 QUILT SHOW
BEE by the River! 2019
|Twin Rivers Quilters Guild presents
"BEE by the River! 2019
"SEASONS FOR QUILTS"
Friday, October 25, 2019 9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday, October 26 2019 9:00am - 4:30pm
New Bern Convention Center, 203 S. Front St., New Bern, NC 28560
|There will be more vendors this year and all downstairs.
There will also be Quilts for Sale, a Boutique, exhibits, our
raffle quilt, and our well-known Twice Around Treasures,
unused and gently-used quilting supplies and books.
Quilt Entry forms available now.
Quilts 4 sale forms available now.
Special Exhibit forms available now.
|GUEST LECTURER - LYNN GORGES
Textile Conservator and Restoration
Friday 2:00 -3:30 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 - 11:30 a.m
Lectures included in show admission fee!
|Quilt Show Chair: Chris
Co-Chairs: Linda Bory &
|Quilt Show Committee Meeting.
|2019 Quilts For Sale Chair:
|2019 Twice Around Treasurers Chair:
Linda Sullivan & Chris Youngs
|2019 Registration Chair:
|2019 Corner Boutique
Chair: Jeanne Batten
|Planning is in full swing for the Twin Rivers Quilters Guild’s biennial quilt show. We are excited
to return to the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center for our show, October 25 and 26, 2019.
We challenge all guild members, fellow quilters and community members to fill the convention
center with their amazing quilted treasures highlighting the talent here in Eastern North Carolina.
Let your artistry, your compassion, your struggle, your growth and your beauty shine as we come
together as a community to host a beautiful quilt show and celebrate the resilience of our
|Scott Murkin, M.D. is a hospice physician from North Carolina. Originally from a quilting family in Illinois, he
currently designs original quilts for bed and wall. Scott exhibits nationally and internationally, has his textile
artworks in prestigious public and private collections and has had his quilts appear in numerous publications
including American Quilter, Quilter's Newsletter, Quiltmaker, Quilting Quarterly and Great American Quilts.
Scott is an NQA Certified Quilt Judge who has judged throughout the country, including American
Quilter's Society, National Quilt Association, QuiltCon and International Quilt Association.
|MEET OUR JUDGE
|2019 ENTRY FORM
|2019 SPECIAL EXHIBIT
FORM (FILL IN)
|2019 QUILTS FOR SALE
ENTRY FORM (FILL IN)
|Improving Your Chances to Win (written by Carol
Larimer, NQA certified quilt judge.)
| QUILT SHOW SPEAKER AND OTHER ACTIVITIES
On Friday and Saturday, Lynn Gorges, Textile Conservator and Restoration Specialist, will discuss
Sanitary Commission Quilts. These quilts were made in the North for Civil War wounded soldiers
hospitalized right in New Bern. Lynn will explore this fascinating history Friday at 2:00 p.m. &
again on Saturday morning at 10:00 a.m.
All lectures take place in the Berne room upstairs. They are free, entry is included in
the show admission fee.
Come out to view over 300 quilts on display, multiple vendors, special exhibits, the famous Twice
Around Treasures Booth (which has moved upstairs for the added space!), the exclusive Guild
Boutique and even take a quilt home from the Quilts for Sale booth.
The guild’s gorgeous 2020 Raffle Quilt will be revealed during this show!!