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The Chaska Area Quilt Club is thrilled to have Victoria Findlay Wolfe as our keynote speaker and teacher at the CAQC 2018 "Fall Splendor of Quilts" quilt show.  The 2018 show will be held September 28th-29th, 2018 in the Chaska Community Center.

The Chaska Area Quilt Club would like to express their appreciation to the City of Chaska and to the staff of the Chaska Community Center for all their support and cooperation that helps make our show a continuing success.

About our speaker:

Victoria Findlay Wolfe is a New York City based International award-winning Quilt & Fiber Artist, teacher & lecturer on the creative process, Fabric & Product designer for Marcus Fabrics, Aurifil thread and Sizzix Die cutting. She is the author of several Quilting books: 15 Minutes of Play, Double Wedding Ring Quilts: Traditions Made Modern and an upcoming book, to be released in August, Modern Quilt Magic (C&T publishing). She also owns VFW Quilts, a specialty quilting Store in NYC, carrying all of her products, to provide inspiration to the Fiber maker, and sells her custom work to Museums, and collectors in the design world who appreciate finely made quilts: A true classic Art form.

Victoria sits on The International Quilt Study Center & Museum and the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Textiles advisory boards. Her quilts have traveled all over the globe, including Japan, Australia, and in Museums such as Connecticut Museum of American Art, International Quilt Study Center, San Jose Quilt Museum, The Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts and the International Quilt Festival Houston. She is proud to be a quilter, a mother to Beatrice, and a wife to Michael Findlay, the true loves in Victoria’s life.

Victoria’s work balances between Art Quilts, Traditional & Modern Quilts and has a master flair bringing the fine art of quilting to the modern age.


Follow Victoria on her blogs
www,15minutesplay.com
www.victoriafindlaywolfe.blogspot.com
www.bumblebeansinc.blogspot.com
and her website
www.vfwquilts.com





















                                                     photo by Elaine Goepfert

2018 Raffle Quilt  "Wedding Ring Jubillee"  (76" x 76")


In addition to a display of our talented club members' quilts, CAQC's "Fall Splendor of Quilts" offers a quilt challenge, a silent auction of small quilts and handcrafted items, a raffle quilt, a bed turning, vendors, and a guest speaker.  

Show times:  Friday, September 28th 2018, 10-6:30 pm
                      Saturday, September 29th, 2018, 9am-5pm

Admission:    $7.00

Location:     Chaska Community Center
                       1661 Park Ridge Drive
                       Chaska, MN
                       (So of MN 5 & So of new HWY 212,
                       just east of CR 41 & north off Engler Blvd)

Raffle Quilt:  Raffle tickets are $1.00 each
                      Drawing will be held Saturday, Sept. 28th at 4pm
                      You need not be present to win
                        
Speaker Presentation:   “Creativity and Play”
                       This same presentation will be given on
                       Friday Sept. 28th at 7pm  and on
                       Saturday Sept. 29th at 3pm
                       in the Chaska Community Center Theater
                        
                       Presentations are not included in the show admission.
                       Cost:  $10 advance purchase     $13 at the door
                                            
Speaker Workshops:
                       Friday Sept. 28th 9am-noon
                       Workshop:  “15 Minutes of Play”
                       Club members $75 non-members $90
                       The workshop fee includes a fabric kit
                       This class will be held at the Crown of Glory Church

                       Saturday Sept. 29th 9a-12noon
                       Workshop:  “Modern Herringbone Pillow”
                       Club members $75 non-members $90
                       The workshop fee includes a fabric kit
                       This class will be held at the Crown of Glory Church

                       Sunday Sept. 30th 9am-4pm
                       Workshop:  “Double Wedding Ring”
                       Club members $100 non-members $125
                       The workshop fee includes a template kit and a lunch.
                       This class will be held at the Chaska Community Center

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2016 Raffle Quilt "Common Threads"  72"x72"
























2014 Raffle Quilt "Flight"






















2012 Raffle Quilt "Folk Art Fantasy" (104" x 104")
























2010 Raffle Quilt "Minnesota Summer" ©  (78" x 75")




























2008 Raffle Quilt "Autumn Song" (88' x 108")


























2006 Raffle Quilt "Heritage Stars, an heirloom quilt" (89" x 102")




























2004 Raffle Quilt "Red Hot Galaxy of Stars" (86" x 102")

 
 
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