Past Other Events

November 15, 2014 to March 1, 2015
Antique Ohio Amish Quilts from the Darwin D. Bearley Collection
and Two Color Wonders
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

January 10 to March 1, 2015
Amish: The Modern Muse II
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

January 24 to April 4, 2015
World War II Homefront Quilts (on World War II Homefront Quilt’s website)
World War II Homefront Quilts (on Vallejo Museum’s website)
The Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum
734 Marin Street, Vallejo, CA 94590

February 14 to May 17, 2015
Unconventional and Unexpected, American Quilts Below the Radar, 1950-2000
Sonoma Valley Museum of Art
551 Broadway, Sonoma, CA 95476

February 19 to 22, 2015
QuiltCon presented by The Modern Quilt Guild
The Modern Quilt Guild
The Austin Convention Center

February 21, 2015 – 2pm
Unexpected & Unconventional: Roderick Kiracofe on Maverick Quilts
Sonoma Valley Museum of Art
551 Broadway, Sonoma, CA 95476

March 7 to March 28, 2015 – extended through the end of April
“Musical Threads”, Honoring Music and Musicians of the African Diaspora
Fiber Art Masters
Underground Books: 2814 35th Street, Sacramento CA 95817

March 7 to July 5, 2015
A Common Thread: Stitching and Embroidery, Guest Curated by Susan O’Malley
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

March 20 to 21, 2015
QUILT San Francisco: 2015 Show & Sale
San Francisco Quilters Guild
The Event Center at St. Mary’s
1111 Gough Street, San Francisco, CA 94109

March 21 to 22, 2015
Destination Imagination Quilt Show XVI
North Wind Quilters
Fairfield Senior Center
1200 Civic Drive
Fairfield, CA 94533

March 27 to April 19, 2015*
*Gallery open: Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays 12 to 3pm (except Easter Sunday April 5)
Stitch Modern 2015
East Bay Modern Quilters
Piedmont Center for the Arts
801 Magnolia Avenue, Piedmont, CA 94611

March 27: 6 to 9pm
Stitch Modern 2015 – Opening Reception
East Bay Modern Quilters
Piedmont Center for the Arts
801 Magnolia Avenue, Piedmont, CA 94611

March 28, 2015 – 9am to 4pm
2015 Quilt & Doll Show
Healdsburg Senior Living
725 Grove St.
Healdsburg, CA 95448
See flyer for more info.

April 4, 2015: 11am to 2pm
20th Century Quilt Sharing & Appraisals
Sonoma Valley Museum of Art
551 Broadway, Sonoma, CA 95476

April 10 to 12, 2015
“Quilts By the Bay” Quilt Show
Monterey Peninsula Quilters Guild
Chautaugua Hall
16th Street at Central Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
See flyer (PDF) for more info.

April 12, 2015 – 12 to 3pm
Stitch Modern 2015: Stitch Up – An afternoon of sewing in memory of Deanna Davis
East Bay Modern Quilters
Piedmont Center for the Arts
801 Magnolia Avenue, Piedmont, CA 94611

April 16, 2015 – 7pm
Stitch Modern 2015: Lecture – Joe Cunningham will present Biased and Edgy: My Life in Quilts ($10)
East Bay Modern Quilters
Piedmont Center for the Arts
801 Magnolia Avenue, Piedmont, CA 94611

April 18, 2015 – 10am to 4pm
Stitch Modern 2015: Block Lab Workshop with Kathryn Clark
$85 Registration (20 student limit)
East Bay Modern Quilters
Piedmont Center for the Arts
801 Magnolia Avenue, Piedmont, CA 94611

April 19, 2015 – 12 to 2:30pm
Stitch Modern 2015: Family and Community Activity Day
East Bay Modern Quilters
Piedmont Center for the Arts
801 Magnolia Avenue, Piedmont, CA 94611

May 2 to 3, 2015
“Spring on the Straits” Quilt Show
Carquinez Strait Stitchers
Historic Clock Tower
1189 Washington St., Benicia, CA 94510

May 2 to 3, 2015
“Springtime in the Pines” Quilt Show
Pine Tree Quilt Guild
Nevada County Fairgrounds
11228 McCourtney Rd, Grass Valley, CA 95949

May 6 to 31, 2015
“Thrill of It All,” by Artist-in-Residence Ben Venom
Wednesdays–Sundays, 1 to 5 pm, plus Friday Nights 6 to 8:30 pm
Artist Reception Friday Night, May 29, 6 to 8:30 pm
de Young | Kimball Education Gallery/Artist Studio
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco, CA 94118

May 23 to September 6, 2015
36th Annual Vintage Quilt & Vintage Fashion Exhibit
Folsom History Museum
823 Sutter Street, Folsom, California 95630
See flyer (PDF) for more info.

June 27 to 28, 2015
The 2015 Fort Bragg Quilt Show
The Ocean Wave Quilters of Fort Bragg, California
1197 E Chestnut Street, Fort Bragg, CA 95437

June 27 to 28, 2015
The 2015 Seven Sisters Quilt Show
Associated Quilt Guilds of the Central Coast (AQGCC)
Alex Madonna Expo Center at the Madonna Inn
100 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

July 1, 2015
2015 Solano County Fair Entry Deadline
Solano County Fairgrounds
900 Fairgrounds Dr.
Vallejo, CA 94589
You can find the 2015 Blue Ribbon Competition Guidebook (PDF) on their website.

July 7 to August 24, 2015
Pointless in Occidental
The Pointless Sisters Art Quilt Group
Occidental Center of the Arts
3850 Doris Murphy Ct, Occidental, CA 95465
See flyer (PDF) for more info.
Opening Reception July 12, 2015 – 2 to 5pm

July 11 to November 1, 2015
Found/Made, Guest Curated by Roderick Kiracofe
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

July 29 to August 2, 2015
2015 Solano County Fair
Solano County Fairgrounds
900 Fairgrounds Dr.
Vallejo, CA 94589
You can find the 2015 Blue Ribbon Competition Guidebook (PDF) on their website.

August 7 to 9, 2015
Trinity County Fair
Trinity County Fairgrounds, 6000 Highway 3, Hayfork, CA 96041

August 13 to 15, 2015
Quilt! Knit! Stitch!
Quilts, Inc.
Oregon Convention Center
777 NE Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, Portland, OR 97232

August 15 to 16, 2015
Quilting Around the Basin Quilt Show 2015
Heart of the Basin Quilt Guild
Sacred Heart Gym & Parish Hall, 815 High St., Klamath Falls, OR 97601

September 12 to November 1, 2015
Transformation: Art From Within
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

September 12, 2015 to February 21, 2016
Yo-Yos & Half Squares: Contemporary California Quilts
Oakland Museum of California
1000 Oak St, Oakland, CA 94607

September 18 to 19, 2015
26th Annual Quilts and Threads Show
Entry forms must be in by August 15
Sierra Quilt Guild
Mother Lode Fairgrounds, 220 Southgate Dr, Sonora, CA 95370

September 19 to 20, 2015
Stars of Valor (no website info available)
Sutter Buttes Quilt Guild
Sutter Youth Organization Hall, 7740 Butte House Rd, Sutter, CA 95982

September 26, 2015
Artistry in Fashion
Designer Sale and Showcase – 10am to 4pm
Fashion Department’s Open House – 12 to 3pm
Fashion Show – 4pm
Cañada College Fashion Department
Cañada College, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood City, CA 94061

October 2 to November 1, 2015
Mendocino Quilt Artists: A Fiber Perspective
Grace Hudson Museum & Sun House
431 South Main Street, Ukiah, CA 95482

October 3 to 4, 2015
14th Annual Falling Leaves Quilt Show
Entry forms must be in by August 8th
Ladies of the Lake Quilt Guild
Lake County Fairgrounds, 401 Martin St, Lakeport, CA 95453

October 15 to 18, 2015
Pacific International Quilt Festival
Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054

October 24, 2015
The Great Petaluma Quilt Show & Boutique
Petaluma Community Center, 320 N. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma, CA 94954

November 6, 2015 to February 28, 2016
Earth Stories: 25th Anniversary Exhibition from Studio Art Quilt Associates
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

November 7 to 8, 2015
Annie Star Quilt Guild Quilt Show
Annie’s Star Quilt Guild
Silver Dollar Fairgrounds, 2357 Fair St, Chico, CA 95928

November 14 to 15, 2015
Pioneer Quilters Guild’s Quilt Show
Pioneer Quilters Guild
Roseville Sports Center, 1545 Pleasant Grove Blvd, Roseville, CA 95747

November 20 to 22, 2015
River City Quilters Guild Quilt Show
Entry forms due by September 15
River City Quilters Guild
Scottish Rite Temple, 6151 H St, Sacramento, CA 95819

November 30, 2015 – 7:30 to 10pm
2015 East Bay Heritage Quilters Show & Tell
East Bay Heritage Quilters
Unitarian Universalist Church
1 Lawson Road, Kensington, CA 94707

January 3 to February 28, 2016
• Beyond the Surface
• Earth, Water, Air, Fire

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

March 12 to June 28, 2016
Blanket Statements:
New Quilts by Kaffe Fassett and Historical Quilts from the Collection of the Quilt Museum and Gallery, York, England

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

March 19 to 20 – 10am to 4pm
2016 Sonoma Quilt Show
Featured Artist: Kathy Martin
Vintage House Senior Center
264 First Street East, Sonoma, CA 95476
$5 Admission to benefit Vintage House Senior Center

October 7, 2016 November 27, 2016
Lines, Angles, and Shapes
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 S. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

October 7, 2016 – January 15, 2017
– The California Art Quilt Revolution: From the Summer of Love to the New Millennium
– Hmong Story Cloths: Stitching a History

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 S. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

November 18-20, 2016
“A River Runs Through It” Quilt Show
River City Quilters’ Guild
Scottish Rite Temple
6151 H Street, Sacramento, CA 95819

November 30, 2016 – January 15, 2017
Anything Goes: An Exhibit of Art Cloth Network
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 S. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

January 11, 2017
Northern California Quilt Council (NCQC) All Star Review
Pleasant Hill Community Center
Pavilion, 320 Civic Drive, Pleasant Hill, CA

January 12-15, 2017
Craft Napa 2017
Crafting a Life
Embassy Suites Napa Valley
1075 California Boulevard; Napa, CA 94559

January 20-March 5, 2017
Elemental Tapestry: Earth, Air, Fire And Water–Tapestry Weavers West
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 S. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

January 20 – April 15, 2017
– American Tapestry Biennial
– Lia Cook Retrospective
– Line Dufour: Fate Destiny and Self Determination

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 S. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

March 8 – April 15, 2017
Embedded Pattern: Three Approaches
Deborah Corsini, Alex Friedman, Michael Rohde

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 S. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

March 9 – April 15, 2017
On The Fringe: Innovative Art Quilts from California and Nevada
Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA)
Firehouse Art Center: The Harrington Galley
4444 Railroad Avenue, Pleasanton, CA 94566

March 25-26, 1017
“Stars in the Garden” – Biennial Quilt Show
North Wind Quilters Guild
Fairfield Adult Recreation Center
1200 Civic Center Drive, Fairfield 94533

April 1-2, 2017
Heart and Arts Quilt Show
Santa Clara Valley Quilt Association
Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054

April 7-25, 2017 (Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays)
Stitch Modern 2017 Quilt Show
East Bay Modern Quilters
Piedmont Center for the Arts
801 Magnolia Ave, Piedmont, CA 94611

April 8, 2017
Northern California Quilt Council (NCQC) Meet the Teachers
Pleasant Hill Community Center – Pavilion
320 Civic Drive, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

April 21, 2017
Stitch Modern 2017 – Lecture with Kathryn Clark and Sara Trail
East Bay Modern Quilters
Piedmont Center for the Arts
801 Magnolia Ave, Piedmont, CA 94611

April 21 – June 4, 2017
QUILTBEAST: An Art Quilt Chimera: Marion Coleman, Allyson Allen, Phyllis Binkley
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 S. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

April 21 – July 16, 2017
– Modern Quilt Guild
– Quilts of Caohagan
– Three Left Coast Artists: Linda Gass, Linda Macdonald, & Gyongy Laky

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 S. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

April 22-23, 2017
“Spring on the Straits” Quilt Show
Carquinez Strait Stitchers
Historic Clock Tower
1189 Washington St., Benicia, CA 94510

April 22-23, 2017
Amador Valley Quilt Guild Show
Amador Valley Quilt Guild
Robert Livermore Community Center
4444 East Avenue; Livermore, CA 94550

May 6-7, 2017
Quilts in Bloom 2017 Quilt Show
Grapevine Quilters of Mendocino County
Redwood Empire Fairgrounds
1055 N State St, Ukiah, CA 95482

May 6-7, 2017
Flying Needles Quilt Show
Flying Needles Quilters Guild
Yolo County Fairgrounds
1250 East Gum Avenue, Woodland, CA 95776

May 20-21, 2017
A Stitch in Time Quilt Show
Sierra Mountain Quilters Association
Oakhurst Community Center
39800 Road 425B, Oakhurst, CA 93644

June 24-25, 2017
Seven Sisters Quilt Show
Associated Quilt Guilds of the Central Coast (AQGCC)
Alex Madonna Expo Center at the Madonna Inn
100 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

July 8, 2017
Northern California Quilt Council (NCQC) Meet the Teachers
Pleasant Hill Community Center Pavilion
320 Civic Drive, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

July 29-30, 2017
You Can Go Home Again 2017 Quilt Show
The Truckee Meadows Quilters
Reno-Sparks Livestock Event Center
1350 N. Wells Ave, Reno, NV 89512