Future Northwoods Quilting and Art Events

Future Quilting and Art Events:  Sorry the delay, I will try and get these dates updated.

Snowman Shuffle 2022 dates are to be determined!!!  We now have four stores participating in the Scarecrow Run Shop Hop and the Snowman Shuffle Shop Hop.  They are Fabric Patch, Quilt Elements, Fisher Under Cover and River's Edge Antiques and Quilt Loft.  See the quilting links for the info on the various stores.  I have been to most of these stores and each carry different quilt fabric, notions, patterns, inspiration!  What started as a stop has become a visit with a quilting friend and fellow artist.  I hope you are able to make it to the shop hop for a great quilting friend event.

Future quilt show at Plum Lakes Quilts, Sunday, August 2021contact Pat at Plum Lake Quilts for details, any size quilt and it is Free to enter and to come.  Help Plum Lake Quilts celebrate their 4th or 5th  anniversary of being in business.     https://www.plumlakequilts.com/ This was a great show!  Thank you Pat, I am looking forward to what you come up with next year.  Get out your patterns, Pat is planning on this being an annual event the first Sunday in August.

Northwoods Art Tour -   The dates for 2021 are - July 23, 24 and 25, 2021 and Oct 8, 9, 10, 2021 See the art quilts of Louise Schotz and the art work of 32 artist from the Northwoods.  Visit their private studios and partake of a demonstration.  Arlene's Pottery Gallery features the work of Arlene Bozicnik who is an excellent potter.  Click for their website

 June  - September  dates for 2020are TBD for the Row by Row Experience 2020  Click here for details  http://www.rowbyrowexperience.com  New this year is Row by Row for Kids!  Lets get our kids excited to go to the different shops and get their very own pattern to make and enter in the contest.  The shops in my area participating in the regular row by row are:  I am not sure if there are any in my area participating in this fun project.  When it gets closer I will let you know.

For 2020 Not sure if they are doing Row by Row - Wooly Block Adventure go to the different shops to receive their free Wooly Block pattern.  The shop each designed an 8 inch block using the theme Winter Wonderland!  Many shops also have kits as an optional purchase.  See the website for details!

Create a project of your choice using at least 8 WBA patterns from 8 different participating WBA Fall 2017 stores.  Be the first to bring it into a participating shop to win a 16 x 16 inch wool fat quarter and a $ 25.00 gift certificate.  You have until Feb. 15,2018 to claim a prize.  When claiming your prize, make sure to bring the tag printed or attached to your patterns.   The tags verify that you collected original patterns.  Thanks to everyone for playing fair by respecting the event and the work of the designers. Collect your blocks during the fall season.  After Dec 15 the Wooly patterns go into hibernation to allow those who traveled and collected patterns to complete a project.  After Feb. 15 stores may choose to offer patterns and kits again.  NOTE- See the website, there have been changes and you can collect the Wooly Block patterns at home!!! 

The dates for the Scarecrow Run Shop hop 2021 ARE TBD. Not sure if will have in 2021, please be patient while the stores figure out how to proceed.  Till then visit their websites to see their current hours.  Some have online retreats and specials on facebook. Hit the road for a beautiful fall road trip on the Scare Crow Run Shop Hop. Four northwoods quilt shops have a free drawing for door prizes and special promotions.  Participating stores:  Fabric Patch – Ironwood, Quilt Elements – Ashland, Fisher Under Cover – Port Wing, River’s Edge Antiques and Quilt Loft – Hayward. Contact Joanne at the Fabric Patch for details, 906-932-5260.  Go to a participating shop, enter for their doorprize drawing and also get your passport stamped.  Then after your passport is filled, get entered into the prize of a gift certificate from each of the stores.  What a great way to visit all your quilting friends and see the new fabrics and notions they all carry.  This is my favorite way to get inspired to create something beautiful. Stores in the Scarecrow Run Shop Hop: Fabric Patch, River's Edge Antiques and Quilt Loft. Quilt Elements,  and Fisher Under Cover.  Quilt Elements is a brand new store in Ashland, Wisconsin.