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Modern Quilt Symposium – Palm Springs, CA


Modern Quilt Symposium
Palm Springs, CA
October 5-7, 2016
Evening Welcome Reception Tuesday, October 4
~Part of Quiltfest Oasis Palm Springs~

Join Libs Elliott and Joe Cunningham as they explore Modern Quilting
Libs & Joe

The Modern Quilt Symposium is an opportunity to connect with other artists, work with some of the best instructors in the world, and challenge yourself creatively. There’s more to the Symposium than classes! Included is a 4-night stay at the Hilton Palm Springs Resort (optional), Welcome Reception, two Full-Day Workshops, Lectures, Luncheon Lecture, Reflection, Meditation, Relaxation & Modern Design Day, Quilter’s Game Zone and the Quiltfest Oasis Show & Merchants Mall.

Symposium includes:

  • Tuesday Evening Welcome Reception
  • A full day workshop with Libs Elliott, and a full day workshop with Joe Cunningham
  • Lectures with Libs Elliott and Joe Cunningham
  • Special Luncheon/Lecture with Ashley Nickels
  • Friday “Reflection, Meditation, Relaxation & Modern Design Day”
  • Friday evening Quilter’s Game Zone
  • Quiltfest Oasis Show & Merchants Mall
  • 4-night Stay at the Hilton Palm Springs Resort (optional)

Symposium registrants also have the option of taking a Saturday workshop from the Quiltfest Oasis Palm Springs faculty and attending the Saturday luncheon and lecture with Gloria Loughman.

Special Note: This symposium will be limited to 40 registrants. It is only available through the printable registration form on our website that can be emailed, mailed or faxed. You may also call 215-862-5828 to register. (You cannot register for this symposium with our online check out.) If you are interested in participating in this new concept symposium, feel free to contact us by phone (215-862-5828) or email mancuso@quiltfest.com.


Calling All Aspiring Quilters

Have a friend that you’re trying to convert into a quilter? Beginners are encouraged to attend all Mancuso Show Management quilt Shows! There’s so much to learn & aspire to and plenty of people willing to help. Click here to find a show near you: www.quiltfest.com.

Speaking of aspiring to… get a look at The End of the Line? By Joanne Baeth, Best Wall Quilt at the 2014 Pacific International Quilt Festival.

Most Trending Quilt Competition

How would you like to win a $500 Quiltfest Bucks Shopping Spree to be spent in the fantastic Merchants Mall at World Quilt Florida AND have your quilt on display at the show? Enter Mancuso Show Management’s first ever Most Trending Quilt Competition for a chance to win! Anyone in the U.S. can win and entering is easy.MostTrendingQuilt

Visit Quiltfest – Mancuso Shows on Facebook. Then, comment on the Most Trending Quilt post with a photo of your quilt (1 quilt per person) and get all your friends to like it. Be sure to include all the details as described in the post.

The Most Trending Quilt must be available to hang in the World Quilt Florida show, January 7-9, 2016.

The Quilt with the most “likes” will be the winner! If you can’t make it to the show, you can always donate your Quiltfest Bucks to a friend who can attend!

World Quilt Florida
January 7-9, 2016 – Orlando, Florida