June 17 through August 31, 2016 - International Quilt Invitational Exhibition
Participants will be Roberta Baker, California; Rosalie Baker, Iowa; Jenny Bowker, Australia; Helen Butler, Utah; Stephanie Crawford, United Kingdom; Aileyn Renli Ecob, California; Susan Else, California; Cynthia England, Texas; Grace Errea, California; Marcia Eygabroat, New York; Ann Fahl, Wisconsin; Molly Hamilton-McNally, California; Denise Tallon Havlan, Illinois; Mariko Hayashi, Japan; Mary Ann Hildebrand, Texas; Marilyn Huntress, North Carolina; Flora Joy, Tennessee; Denise Killingsworth, California; Jan P. Krentz, California; Gloria Loughman, Australia; Susan Madden, Utah; Lea McComas, Colorado; Barbara Barrick-McKie, Connecticut; Cathleen Miller, New Mexico; Laurie Miller, Missouri; Lahala Phelps, Utah; Linda M. Roy, Tennessee; Claudia Scheja, Germany; and Molly Waddell, Florida.
Featured Art Quilter:Gloria Loughman, Australia
Loughman creates large, vivid landscapes that depict the Australian bush, and most of her textiles have been hand-dyed or painted and feature extensive machine embroidery. Her quilt "Kimberley Mystique" won Australia's most prestigious national quilting award. Learn more about Loughman at www.glorialoughman.com.
August 13 - Quilt Workshop, Introduction to Thread Painting,
Noon to 3 p.m.
Lea McComas, Colorado, will conduct the workshop "Introduction to Thread Painting." Thread painting is just like "painting" on a canvas, except the fabric is the canvas and colored, embroidery threads are the paints. McComas' pieces have won awards at quilt venues AQS, Paducah, Kentucky, and Road to California, Ontario, California. See her award-winning quilts "Bike Boys," "Panning for Gold," and others at www.leamccomas.com.
September 24 - Plein Air Artworks Due, 5 p.m.
September 24 - Plein Air Social, 5:30 p.m.
Location to be announced.
October 4 through November 5 - Plein Air Competition and Exhibition
November 5 - Plein Air Reception, 4 p.m.
January 28 through March 25, 2017- Utah Quilt Guild 40th Anniversary Exhibition
Sixty chapters will be participating.
June 16 through August 31, 2017 - International Quilt Invitational Exhibition
Featuring quilts by Sue Bleiweiss, Massachusetts; Melani Kane Brewer, Florida; Jennifer Day, New Mexico; Karen Eckmeier, Connecticut; Aileyn Renli Ecob, California; Kaye Evans, Utah; Tarek Fattoh, Egypt; Laura Fogg, California; Robin Gausebeck, Illinois; Margarete Heinisch, California; Ann Horton, California; Flora Joy, Tennessee; Jean Renli Jurgenson, California; Sandra Leichner, Oregon; Shani Leser, Israel; Karen Marchetti, Florida; Suzanne Marshall, Missouri; Lea McComas, Colorado; Patti Morris, Canada; Bethanne G. Nemesh, Pennsylvania; Do Palma, Wyoming; Ruth Powers, Kansas; Jane Sassaman, Illinois; Gillian Shearer, Australia; Zena Thorpe, California; Laura Welklin, Indiana; and Cathy Wiggins, North Carolina.
2018 - Utah Designer Craftsmen Competition and Exhibition
Details to come.
March 1 through April 28, 2018 - Vintage Quilt Exhibition