Historic Cold Spring Village is featuring fiber arts at the 28th annual Cape May Quilt and Fiber Show, Saturday and Sunday, June 22-23. Sponsored by CAMACO Quilters Guild, the event will be held from 10am until 4:30pm both days and will feature Viewer’s Choice quilt show, speakers, demonstrations and vendors.
On Saturday, visitors may vote for their favorite quilts in the Welcome Center at the Viewer’s Choice Quilt Show or visit the Cold Spring Brewery the and vote on their favorite entries. On Sunday continue to enjoy the display and see the winners.
Kathleen Lindsey, a founding member of the Seven Sisters will present a collection of memoirs that depict various experiences in her life symbolizing lifelong stories and events pieced together in an imaginary quilt on Saturday at 11am and 2pm at the Gazebo
Throughout the weekend enjoy dyeing and spinning demonstrations from Erin Lewis. Visit with Chris Ruwell and learn about wagon wheel weaving. Embroiderer’s Guild of American, Jersey Cape Atlantic Chapter, Quilts of Valor, South Shore Stitcher’s and Ryan’s Cases for Smiles will also be demonstrating.
A rare wedding quilt, c. 1714, handmade by Cape May Countian Sarah Spicer, will be on display both Saturday and Sunday. The quilt was restored in 2012 through a grant from the Cape May County Culture and Heritage Commission. A HCSV staff member discusses the restoration process and care of your textiles at home.
Shop for quilting and sewing fabrics, supplies, and equipment to help inspire the creation of an heirloom project with regional vendors.
While here, visit the Country Store, have a snack at the Bakery, indulge your sweet tooth at the Ice Cream Parlor, experience a taste of history at Cold Spring Brewery or enjoy lunch at Cold Spring Grange Restaurant or the Village Eatery.
This event sponsored by: CAMACO Quilters
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29th Annual Cape May Quilt & Fiber Show
Views Choice Quilt Show Winners
1. Hydrangea Twist by Lynne Coates
2. Kaffe Squared by Erin Keegan
3. Sunbonnet Quilt by Kate George
Large & Medium Wall Hanging
1. Life Begins in the Garden by Dale Watson
2. Quilting Designs at a Glance by Helen Ernst
3. Batick Compass by Erin Keegan
Small Wall Hangings
1. Renewed Vintage Hankie by Helen Ernst
2. Free Motion with Joyce by Mary Archibald
3. Hangin on the Edge by Jane Pszczolkowski
Best in Show
Wild Thymes by Doris v. McCamy
Historic Cold Spring Village congratulation all the quilters on the wonderful entries!