WELCOME to the National Quilting Association’s Raffle Quilt Display Page! It is our pleasure to share your one-of-a-kind quilt with the visitors to the NQA website. This site is for the exclusive use of NQA member chapters to display the talent of their membership.
On behalf of the NQA, our thanks to you for sharing the talent of your membership and best wishes in your fund-raising efforts! Questions or comments can be directed to : NQA Chapter Services: email@example.com
Tucson Quilters Guild, Chapter 872, presents its 2014 Tucson's Quilt Fiesta! Raffle Quilt, 'Windows of the Southwest'.
Designed by Karen Fisher and assembled by nearly 100 Guild members, this 90" x 106" quilt features symbols of the Southwest.
Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Tickets may be purchased in person at the show, or by sending a check and SASE to Raffle Ticket Purchase, Attn: Patty Kruse, POB 14454, Tucson AZ 85732-4414. Please include phone number on your check. The drawing for the quilt will be held at the closing of our show on Sunday, January 19, 2014. Winner need not be present to win.
The Tucson Quilters Guild supports many Community organizations with donations of quilts, pillowcases, pillows, Christmas Stockings as well as fabric and sewing/quilting supplies. A few of the organizations include: VA Hospital, Habitat for Humanity, Tucson Food Bank, Candlelighters, The Hopi Tribe and various Teen Outreach groups.
For more information about our show or our Guild, visit www.tucsonquiltersguild.com
Port Saint Lucie Crazy Quilters of Port Saint Lucie, Florida present our 2013 "Tropical Paradise" quilt (a Judy Niemeyer/Quiltworx pattern-Flowers for My Wedding Ring). The quilt was assembled by Marian M., Linda H., Theresa O., Margy M., and Marilynn T. It was quilted by Karen Marchetti (Creative Longarm Quilting).
The drawing for this beautiful 87"x100" queen sized quilt will be held at the Port Saint Lucie Civic Center, 9221 SE Civic Center Place, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952 on February 8, 2014 at our Biennial Show. Tickets are $1.00 each and you do not need to be present to win.
Tickets may be purchased from any guild member, at the show, or by mail. Send check and SASE please include address labels for the amount of tickets you purchase (this makes it much easier for our treasurer) as well as a phone number and mail to: Florence Hauser, 390 SW Airoso Blvd., Port St Lucie, FL 34983.
The Port Saint Lucie Crazy Quilters support many community organizations with charitable endeavors and donations of quilts, walker bags, chemo caps, placemats as well as continuing education of the members of our group.
The Disconnected Piecers Quilt Guild of Port Charlotte, Florida is pleased to present our 2014 Opportunity(Raffle) Quilt. It was created by our guild members for the "Gathering of Quilts" show to be held Friday and Saturday, February 21 and 22, 2014 at the Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center,75 Taylor Road, Punta Gorda,Florida.
The "American Treasures" album quilt is a tribute to the natural beauty and bounty found in our great country. The quilt is entirely hand-appliquéd' and machine quilted by our members. It measures 88" x 104" and is a generous queen-size quilt. The blocks were designed by Pearl Pereira of P3 Designs in San Marcos,CA and Donna Liljegren of Brynwood Needleworks in North Port,FL.The stunning machine quilting was done by Susan Slaton of Wazoo Quilting in Punta Gorda,FL.
Tickets are available and may be purchased from any guild member. Ticket cost is $1 each or 6 tickets for $5. More information is available on the guild website: http://dpqg.tripod.com/ or by contacting Susan Slaton, 2014 Quilt Show Chair, at 941-833-3379, email at either firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. The quilt winner will be selected on Saturday, February 22, 2014.
The Palmetto Quilt Guild is pleased to present the Hilton Head Quilt Festival 2014 Opportunity Quilt - Marilyn's Garden. It was created by nine members of our Guild. This quilt is hand appliquéd, hand embroidered and free motion quilted on a long arm machine. Our show is Friday, March 21, 2014 through Sunday, March 23, 2014 and is held at the Hilton Head Beach & Tennis Resort, 40 Folly Field Road, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926. The winning ticket will be drawn on Sunday, March 23, 2014. The ticketholder need not be present to win. For more information about our quilt or our Guild, visit: www.palmettoquiltguild.org
You may also contact our show chair, Linda Solis, for further information at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Palmetto Quilt Guild supports many organizations with quilt donations. Some of the organizations we currently support are: CAPA (Child Abuse Prevention Center); CODA (Citizens Opposed to Domestic Abuse); Crisis Pregnancy Center; Deep Will; Lifecare Center; Newborns in Need, as well as a number of senior assisted living centers in our area. The Guild also supplies a yearly scholarship to a graduating senior who will be majoring in visual arts.
Annapolis Quilt Guild in Annapolis, Maryland. Applique block designs are from Piece ‘O Cake, Thru Grandmother’s Window. Sashing and border designed by Helen Hamerstrom, Ann Kelsall, Lynn Hapchuk and Cheryl Hack.
The quilt has been appraised by Phyllis Hatcher.
Thirteen people did the hand applique blocks and twenty did the assembly, sashing, border and hand quilting.
The proceeds from the sale of raffle tickets will be used for the educational, and charitable activities of our club. Our charitable endeavors include dressing Salvation Army bears and making quilts for the children who receive these bears, Quilts for Others, mastectomy pillows for cancer patients and Beads of Courage Bags.
For details see our website at WWW.annapolisquiltguild.com.
To purchase tickets by mail, send a SASE and a check to JoAnn Martin, 7 Austin Drive, Edgewater, MD. 21037. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5 and winner need not be present to win.
The drawing for the 88 X 107 ½ quilt will be held at the Annapolis Quilt Guild Show on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
Gold Coast Quilter's Guild
GOLD COAST QUILTER’S GUILD of Boca Raton, Florida presents our 2014 “Pineapple Party” quilt. The quilt was assembled by Gold Coast Quilter’s Guild members and quilted by member Victoria Magnacca.
The drawing for this gorgeous 90” x 100” size quilt will be on June 17, 2014. Chances are $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00 and the winner does not need to be present to win.
Please make checks payable to: GCQG 2014 Donation Quilt and mail to Jan Finkelstein, 2014 Ticket Chairman GCQG, PO Box 2333, Boca Raton FL 33427-2333. Please also enclose your address labels for the number of tickets you purchase and include your telephone number so you can be contacted if you are the lucky winner.
Proceeds from ticket sales will support the GCQG's many charitable and educational endeavors including: Quilts of Valor for wounded veterans, Pillow Pals for children in crisis or in shelters, and Quilts for Caring for adults in shelters, hospitals or nursing homes
Contact Jan Finkelstein at email@example.com with any questions.
A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the division of consumer services by calling 800-435-8352. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by the state. Registration #ch11139
Fifty-five talented members of Baltimore Applique Society were involved in making this raffle quilt. Mary Koval owned the original antique “Lady of Victory” quilt, which she donated to the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts and Fiber Arts in Cedarburg, Wisconsin. She gave her permission to the BAS to produce patterns and produce this reproduction quilt, with all of the proceeds from the sales going to the BAS. This Baltimore Album Quilt is unique as it is the only BAQ with a 1812 Baltimore Battle Monument that has a Lady of Victory at the top. The proceeds from the sale of the raffle tickets and patterns will help the BAS to continue their efforts to preserve and promote the art of applique and quilt making and to support museums in their efforts to preserve their textile collections including antique Baltimore Album Quilts. The Raffle Winner will be drawn on June 20, 2014.
Baltimore Applique Society
c/o Margo Cramer
9472 Keepsake Way
Columbia, MD 21046
HOW TO PARTICIPATE: To display your chapter’s Raffle Quilt, we need a good resolution, digital photo of your completed quilt. Also, we invite you to include a paragraph or two describing the creation of the quilt. The paragraph will be used as a caption with the photo. Information can include, but is not limited to:
Name and location of the NQA chapter & creator(s) of the quilt
Number of individuals involved in the making of the quilt
The name(s) of beneficiaries who may benefit from the monies raised from the sale of the raffle tickets.
The address of the chapter’s website and/or any contact to purchase raffle tickets.
The date schedule for the drawing of the winner of the raffle quilt.
To upload the photo and the written description/caption of the completed raffle quilt, please contact the Chapter Services Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please label your photo with the name of your guild to assist us, and have the description either in the email or as a separate document attached to the email.