August 8, 2017 / Uncategorized

By the time you read this it will be less than two months until the opening of our 2017 Quilt Show on October 20 and 21, 2017! Your Quilt Show Committee continues to work tirelessly to make this expanded show a memorable event. We hope you are registering your quilts…

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October 16, 2015 / QGIN

The October QGIN meeting was a presentation by Mary Jane Teeters-Eichacker on the Pottinger Collection at the ISM. Mary Jane is the Curator of Social History at the Indiana State Museum who curates the quilt exhibits (and so much more). The ISM’s collection contains over 700 quilts! Mary Jane’s presentation…

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October 10, 2015 / Uncategorized

I thought I would share a last look at the 19 Stars: Quilts of Indiana’s Past and Present exhibit at the Indiana State Museum. I enjoyed seeing the beautiful quilts in the exhibit curated by Mary Jane Teeters-Eichacker for which she chose 19 historic star quilts and 19 contemporary star…

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October 3, 2015 / Uncategorized
September 22, 2015 / QGI Quilt Show

EDIT: Caryl Schuetz has retired (congratulations, Caryl!) so she is no longer doing appraisal services.  This is remaining for general information about what you might expect for an appraisal. So you want to have your quilt appraised after reading Claudia’s post?  Here is how to do it during the show,…

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August 4, 2015 / Out and About

QGI members donate their time to demonstrate and interact with museum visitors to the Indiana State Museum. I spent a few hours there a couple of weeks ago. I enjoy talking casually with museum goers about quilting. I spent an enjoyable time with fellow QGI member Rhonda Bieda as we…

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July 10, 2015 / Uncategorized

Quilts of Valor is a wonderful organization of quilters who honor veterans through patriotic quilts. Diana (Di) Richards spoke at the July 9th General Meeting sharing her Quilts of Valor story. She is the Indiana Quilts of Valor Director. We heard many touching stories. I don’t know about anyone else,…

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June 19, 2015 / Uncategorized

Welcome to the new QGI website redesign. My intention was to make the website a more active site to keep more in line with the active guild that we are. I wanted to highlight our own quilts in the graphics and bring it into a more user friendly and device…

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June 14, 2015 / Uncategorized

The Quilters Guild of Indianapolis, Inc. is a non-profit organization open to anyone interested in quilts or quilting. We offer a wide variety of guild activities throughout the year, including workshops with nationally recognized speakers, charity projects, smaller “quilting bee” groups, a retreat (or two), and our biennial quilt show…

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