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Quilt & Fiber Arts Festival – Gallery Wall Hanging Instructions

Quilt & Fiber Arts Festival – Gallery Wall Hanging Instructions

Strolling of the Heifers Quilt & Fiber Arts Festival

RIVER GARDEN GALLERY WALL
QUILT & FIBER ART SHOW INSTRUCTIONS

Gallery Wall Quilt & Fiber Arts Show will run from November 1 through November 30. 

Hanging schedule: Wednesday, October 30, 10 am to 4 pm, and Thursday, October 31, 9 am to 12 pm.

Take Down: All items must be picked up by Wednesday,  November 27 between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm.

Quilt Hanging Instructions:

  1. Each quilt exhibited in the show must have a 6” sleeve sewn on the back. To make a 6” sleeve, measure the width of the quilt and cut a piece of fabric the width x 12 1/2”. Stitch the short ends to hide raw edges. Fold strip in half lengthwise with right sides together. Stitch the length of the sleeve. Turn inside out and hand-stitch the top and bottom of the sleeve to the back at the top of your quilt.
    (For quilts that are 72″-100″ wide you will need to make two separate sleeves, leaving a one inch space between them in the middle for hanging hardware.)
  2. Please provide your own hanging hardware: dowel made of 1-2 inch diameter wood or pvc, hooks and wires. For large quilts over 72″ we can provide a long dowel and hanging hardware for an additional $15.  
  3. Apply a label (3.5″ x 2″) to the bottom right hand corner or supply a wall label. Include: your name and email address (optional), the title of your quilt and price, if you are selling.

Please feel free to call Vicki Friedman 802-246-0982, should you have any questions.