Ocean Wave Quilting Events
Monthly Guild Events
• Flea Market Table -
Members donate recyclable items (not necessarily quilting related) for sale.
Proceeds from Flea Market Sales go to the guild treasury.
Organized by Carol Fisher
• Show & Tell -
Held at the end of the guild business meeting every month but June and November.
An opportunity for members to share completed works.
Special Guild Events
In house event, held in even years to raise funds for the guild treasury.
Next Auction is scheduled for October, 2014.
• Member Showcase
- Held in December, in conjunction with the guild's holiday luncheon, the showcase is an extended show and tell.
- Members share completed projects from the year's classes, challenges, pre-meeting demonstrations and other special events.
• Retreat ~ February 5 - 7, 2014
- A 3 day local getaway at the Dunes Manor Hotel in Ocean City, MD; offering two classes, endless sewing time, fun and a great opportunity to spend time in the company of other quilters.
- Click here for a report of the 2012 retreat
- Look for details of the 2014 retreat in late spring or early summer
New Member Orientations
- Held quarterly: Jan, April, July and October, the Orientation is an opportunity for new members to meet Board members and committee chairs, learn about the workings of the guild, and get better acquainted with each other.
- Invitations are sent to recently joined new members prior to each gathering.
Kent Sussex Quilt Show
- General information about the show can be found on the show page.
- The links below contain more detailed information about feature of the show and the guild's efforts related to the show. An outlined box indicates an active link.
Quilt Registration information
Quilt Registration form
Challenge Quilt rules
Challenge Quilt registration
Silent Auction of Small Quilts
Ocean Waves Raffle Baskets
Quilters' Shoppe - Guild
Donor Form - Quilters' Shoppe and Small Quilts for Silent Auction
Quilters' Shoppe - Consignment
Quilters' Shoppe - Condignment Registration Form
Quilters' Shoppe Consignment Inventory Form
Upcoming Special Guild Events
• Guild Bus Trips
- Offered to national shows held in the region.
- Shows are selected based on membership interest in attending
- Trip costs usually cover bus transportation, discounted admission
HERSHEY'S QUILT ODYSSEY & SHOPPING @ BURKHOLDERS
- Friday, July 26, 2013
- $45 covers bus, tip and show admission
- Bus departs from Lowes, Five Points in Lewes at 7:00 a.m.
- The morning will be spent at the Quilt Odyssey show and then head to Burkholders for shopping
- See Wendy at guild meetings or mail her a check, made out to OWQG
30069 Lakeview Rd. ~ Millsboro, DE 19966
IN THE WORKS - A TRIP TO DAR, WASHINGTON, D.C. to view their quilt collection
Quilting Events of Interest
• Bayside Quilters of the Eastern Shore present A Quilted Garden
- Friday, May 31 through Sunday, June 2, 2013
- At two sites in Oxford, MD; St. Paul's Church & Oxford Community Center
- Friday & Saturday hours: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Sunday hours 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
- Classes by Gyleen Firzgerald, demos, quilt display, exhibits, boutique, appraisals
- Vist their webstie for more details - www.baysidequilters.com
• Quilter's Quest Shop Hop
- Sponsored by Maryland and Northern Virginia quilts shops - 10 participating stores
- Held annually in November ~ 10 days
- Prizes and fun activities at each shop
- Visit their webiste for more details - www.quiltersquest.org
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Last updated 5/13/2013