Wednesday, May 11, 2011

A Note from the Grand Lake o' the Cherokees Quilt Guild

Dear Quilt Guilds,

We are a guild in NE OK, located in Grove, OK (Grand Lake) and we’re using email to reach out to let you know about our upcoming Quilt Show in July.  We have gone to a biennial quilt show and this year’s show is July 2, 3 & 4, 2011.  We are presently seeking quilt entries and also would like for you to mention our quilt show in your newsletters or guild meetings.  Should you have any questions, you can contact the Quilt Show Chair, Cathy @ 918-786-2573 or email at

Thank you very much,
The Grand Lake O’The Cherokees Quilt Guild, Grove, OK. 

We also have a website that will give you more information at and you can download the quilt entry forms.

Entries are sought for Grove, OK 4th of July Quilt Show.

Quilt Entries for Grove’s 2011 Quilt Show, July 2, 3 & 4, 2011, are being sought by the Grand Lake O’the Cherokees Quilt Guild.  Entry forms are due June 1st  with actual drop off of quilts on Thursday, June 30.  Quilt entries are open to anyone and quilts may have been made by someone other than the Exhibitor.

The Show will take place at the Grove Community Center, 104 W. Third, from 10 a.m., to 4 p.m. daily except Monday when closing is at 3 p.m.  Admission $4.00 – 12 and under free.

Proceeds from this show and the donation quilt drawing help to provide assistance to a number of community organizations and to help further the art of quilting through classes and workshops of the guild.

The Quilt Show will be judged by Alice McElwain from Bella Vista, AR, with ribbons awarded to the top three places in each category dependent on the number and quality of entries. Cash awards of $100 each for Best of Show and Viewer’s Choice.  Honorable Mention awards will be awarded at the discretion of the Judge.  There will be a non-refundable fee of $3.00 per quilt for non-GLOCguild members, fee waived for students.

Special events include a Small Quilt Live Auction with Clint Cunningham, on July 3, beginning at 2 p.m. and a Donation Quilt Drawing July 4, at 3:00 p.m.  In addition to approximately 100 quilts, the Quilt Show will have Door Prizes, Saleable Items in the GLOC “Boutique” along with Consignment Items by members and a variety of Vendors.

For Quilt Entry forms and show information, visit the show’s website at or contact Cathy King, 918-786-2573, email .

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