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Enjoy cocktails, appetizers and Small Fiber Art! Come bid on small fiber art pieces created and donated by artists near and far in support of this special event.
Then, head to the Barn Gallery for gourmet dinner catered by Shully’s, followed by our program featuring Midwest Fiber Arts Trail Founder Jennifer Wilder and our legendary live auction with Master of Ceremonies Daven Claerbout.
LIVE AUCTION ITEMS
A Modern quilt from noted fiber artist, Jacquie Gering, quilted by Angela Walters
Sun Ra, a blended nine patch quilt in rich shades of orange, yellow and burnt sienna from local artist Kathleen Johnson
An 87” x 87” traditional sampler in rich French General fabrics created by Ellie De Lia and quilted by Terri Sankovitz
A favorite traditional quilt from quilting instructor Ann Wanke
A 20th century vintage quilt in lavenders from the collection of WMQFA founding mother Kay Walters
Fiber Arts Experiences
A workshop in the private Connecticut studio of Modern quilting rock star Denyse Schmidt
Enjoy a workshop at Lynn Schmitt’s studio and shop, A Different Box of Crayons in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, for you and a friend
Step out in style in a custom-made, custom-fitted garment made by Mary Sue Fenner
Learn wool applique stitches made famous by Sue Spargo with fiber artist Marilynn Wilke in a private session for you and a friend at WMQFA
For Our Sports Fans
A VIP Milwaukee Brewers baseball game at Miller Park on August 23, 2019
NEW THIS YEAR – A RAFFLE QUILT
We have a charming Red Work raffle quilt donated by Ye Olde School House quilt shop in Cedarburg featuring the Quilt Barns Quilted pattern by Beth Ritter
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS:
Mariners Compass Level
Susan Graham Wernecke and Bill Wernecke, Jr.
Ellie and Julian De Lia
Split Rail Level
Kay and Jay Kaun
Marilynn Wilke and Lynn Carpenter
Log Cabin Level
Kay Walters, Cedarburg Woolen Mill
Peter and Sarah Damsgaard
Takako and Marc Willden
Churn Dash Level
Nina and Rich Edelman
Judy Hearst, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage & Coldwell Banker Commercial