2022 Quilt Show (Garden Party)


Thursday, May 19 – 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday, May 20 – 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday, May 21 – 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM


First Presbyterian Church of Howard County; 9325 Presbyterian Circle, Columbia, MD 21045


$10 admission is good for all three days: children 10 and under are free.

Masks are required for admission, per Church policy

Please do not bring Food, beverages, or strollers into the show.


Our beautiful, award winning, hand-appliqued and machine pieced quilt, “Starlit Garden”, is queen sized.  It was designed by George Hubble, assembled by Faithful Circle Quilters guild members and machine quilted by Maria O’Haver. Chances are $1 each or six for $5.  The winner will be drawn at the close of the show on May 21, 2022


We anticipate having over 300 quilts on display.


Demonstrations of quilt techniques will be held each day. Look forward to demonstrations by Sheila Riess (An Art Quilt Journey) and Joyce Ritter (I CAN’T BELIEVE IT’S NOT PAINTING! – Realism in Quilting) from 1 – 2 PM in Friday and Saturday. The complete schedule follows:

TimeThursday, May 19, 2022Friday, May 20, 2022Saturday, May 21, 2022
10:30 AMMaking a Quilt from a Photograph
11:00 AMRuler QuiltingFabric Foiling Technique
12:00 PMApplique Templates: Techniques and Tips
1:00 PMThere’s More Than One Way to Paper Piece (Even by Machine)An Art Quilt Journey – Presentation by Sheila RiessI CAN’T BELIEVE IT’S NOT PAINTING: Realism in Quilting – Presentation by Joyce Ritter
2:00 PMHow to make a Project BagQuilter’s Stretches: To Reduce Tension and Help your Body Move
3:00 PMQuick Piece Flying Geese
4:30 PMSpiral Machine Quilting

$10 and Under Boutique

Treat yourself or a friend to our selection of handcrafted items.


Guild members offer small, quilted items that guests may bid on.  Don’t want to wait?  Any item this year may be purchased outright for a price that is three times the listed starting bid.  Proceeds support Faithful Circle Quilters education program.


Pick up some previously owned sewing or quilting bargains.


A variety of vendors will be available. Confirmed vendors are:

  • Capital Quilts (Fabric, patterns and kits)
  • Cloth Peddler Quilt Shop (Fabric by the yard, fabric bundles, precuts, panels and patterns)
  • Fitzies (Fabric purses and accessories)
  • The Crabby Quilter (Fabric bundles, precuts, kits, patterns and Bernina Sewing machines)
  • Tatting by Wendy (Tatted lace jewelry, ornaments and trims)
  • Wilson’s Calico Corner (Fabric, their own line of patterns and quilt related gifts)


The 2022 quilt show will have a variety of raffle baskets. 

Check back often.
Additional information is forthcoming.

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