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:
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
work balances between Art Quilts, Traditional & Modern Quilts and
has a master flair bringing the fine art of quilting to the modern
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
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
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