Show Schedule

QF on the Road

Complete schedule for trade shows, lectures and classes

Jan. 19-21 — Booth & Silk Ribbon Embroidery Class, World Quilt Florida, Orange Co. Convention Center, Orlando, FL. For more information and to sign up for the class, visit World Quilt Florida class page.

Feb. 9-11 — Three-day workshop: Victorian Wreath of Wildflowers, 3rd Annual Kathy Dunigan Academy of Applique, Hilton Dallas/Rockwell Lakefront in Rockwall, TX (near Dallas). For more info and to sign up for the class, visit the Kathy Dunigan Academy of Applique.

Feb. 23-26 — Booth, Mancuso's The Mid-Atlantic Quilt Show, Hampton Roads, VA. Visit for more info.

March 3-5 — Booth, Lebanon Quilt & Fabric Art Show. Fairgrounds, Lebanon, OH. Call 513-932-1817 for more info.

March 16-18 — Booth, Original Quilt & Sewing Expo, Lakeland, FL. Visit or call 800-699-6309 for more info.

March 30-April 1 — Booth, Original Quilt & Sewing Expo, Cleveland, Ohio. Visit or call 800-699-6309 for more info.

April 25-29 — Booth: American Quilter's Society Show in Paducah, KY. Call 270-898-7903 or visit for more info.

May 3 Booth at Quilter’s Day Out, 9-3 p.m., DiVeste Banquet Center, North River Road, Warren, OH.
Tickets for the Ohio Star Quilter’s A Quilter’s Day Out luncheon are currently on sale at Quilter’s Fancy. This year’s featured speaker is Karen Conley, a certified Judy Neimeyer teacher. Karen will bring a trunk show of many quilts to view. Tickets are $25 for the event which is from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday May 3. Quilter’s Fancy and other quilt shops will be showing quilts and wares for sale in the mini mall. Attendees are asked to bring show 'n tell.    

June 2-4Booth: Quilters Unlimited Quilt Show, Dulles Expo Center, Chantilly, VA. Visit Quilters Unlimited Quilt Show for more info.

June 8 -10 —Booth: Georgia Celebrates Quilts, Marietta, GA. East Cobb Quilters’ Guild biennial quilt show at the Cobb County Civic Center in Marietta. Visit East Cobb Quilter's Guild/Quilt Show for more info.

July 20- 23 Booth & Teaching: Quilt Odyssey Quilt Show, Hershey, PA. Cindy will teach two classes:

Sample of english paper piecing English Paper Piecing – Beyond The Hexie
6:30-9:30 p.m., Thurs. July 20.
A note students in July 20 class: If you have a set of mirror tiles, bring them. (These are two mirror squares that are taped together to place on fabric for seeing repeats in the fabric.) Cindy also will have them in class to borrow/purchase.

Crazy Quilt Embellished Embroidery
- 2-5 p.m., Sat. July 22:
Create heavily embellished motifs for a crazy quilt block, framed embroidery or stitch book.
Note to students in July 22 class:
– Bring preferably a 4-inch embroidery hoop for this class. A 5-inch hoop also will work.
– The Lattice Rosebud Heart measures 2 1/8 inches square. It is essentially off white with dark pink rosebuds surrounded by tiny stitches of dark green. and a green silk ribbon outline. Cindy's is sitting on darker crazy patch that is about 4 inches and 3 inches wide. It will be stitched on the heart background fabric itself that is in the kit. It will then be cut off that fabric and tacked down to any crazy quilt block or fabric or garment desired. For the heart, you do not have to have any crazy patch prepared.
– The leather and turkey work sheep measures 1 1/2 inches long by 1 1/8-inch high. The sheep's face and legs are tan leather. The body is cream, taupe and gray. It will be stitched to a scrap piece of silk that can later be pieced right into some crazy patch. You do not have to have any crazy patch prepared for the sheep. You may bring your own fabric to stitch the sheep to, if you desire.
– The embroidery thread star with beads also will be stitched to a piece of silk in class that can be used in crazy patch.
– All these backgrounds for stitching will be provided for you in the kit.
– You do not have to prepare any crazy patch, if you do not have the time or desire. The kit has all materials needed. Bring the supplies described in the class description.

To sign up for either class or for more info go to or call 717-423-5148

Aug 17-25: Charming Shop Hop Tour
, a 9-day fun tour of 12 northeast Ohio quilt shops including prizes, giveaways, free patterns and more. Visit

Sept. 21-23 - Booth: QuiltFest 20117, Jacksonville, FL., at the Prime F. Osborn Convention Center. For more info go to

Nov. 3-6 — Booth: International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX. Visit for more info.

Many trade shows run open class registration right up until the event. Phone numbers are provided so you can obtain more information on these classes.

Book Cindy Oravecz for your guild, shop or group. See the list of available classes and lectures.

For more information:
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Quilter's Fancy
P.O. Box 457
Cortland, OH 44410 USA