2019 QUILT SHOW
SHOW DATES
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

New Bern Riverfront Convention Center,
203 S. Front St., New Bern, NC 28560
There will be more vendors this year and all downstairs.  
There will also be Quilts for Sale, a Boutique, exhibits, our
raffle quilt, and our well-known Twice Around Treasures,
unused and gently-used quilting supplies and books.

Entry forms available
CLOSED
Quilts 4 sale forms available now.
Special Exhibit forms available
now.
Twin Rivers Quilters Guild presents
BEE by the River! 2019
"SEASONS FOR QUILTS"
GUEST LECTURER - LYNN GORGES
Textile Conservator and
Restoration Specialist

Friday 2:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am
Chris Gillespie
Quilt Show Chair
Co-Chairs
Linda Bory
Phyllis Prideau
Quilt Show Committee
2016 Quilt Show Images
2019 Chairs
Lounge Area
Quilts For Sale
2019 Chair
Kit Crouch
Sandy Drechsler
Demonstration
Twice Around Treasurers
Linda Sullivan
Chris Youngs
Registration
2019 Chair
Marisue Shannon
Corner Boutique
2019 Chair:  Jeanne Batten
The Twin Rivers Quilters Guild’s biennial quilt show is just days away!  We are excited to return
to the fully renovated
New Bern Riverfront Convention Center for our BEE by The River! 2019
“Seasons for Quilts” Quilt Show October 25 and 26, 2019.  We challenge all guild members, fellow
quilters and community members to fill the convention center with their amazing quilted treasures
highlighting the talent here in Eastern North Carolina.  Let your artistry, your compassion, your
struggle, your growth and your beauty shine as we come together as a community to host a
beautiful quilt show and celebrate the resilience of our community.
Scott Murkin, M.D. is a hospice physician from North Carolina.  Originally from a quilting family in Illinois, he
currently designs original quilts for bed and wall.  Scott exhibits nationally and internationally, has his textile
artworks in prestigious public and private collections and has had his quilts appear in numerous publications
including American Quilter, Quilter's Newsletter, Quiltmaker, Quilting Quarterly and Great American Quilts.  
Scott is an NQA Certified Quilt Judge who has judged throughout the country, including American
Quilter's Society, National Quilt Association, QuiltCon and International Quilt Association.
MEET OUR JUDGE
2019 ENTRY FORMS
CLOSED
2019 SPECIAL EXHIBIT
FORM (FILL IN)
2019 QUILTS FOR SALE
ENTRY FORM (FILL IN)
QUILT SHOW:  Improving Your Chances to Win
(written by Carol Larimer)
QUILT SHOW SPEAKERS AND OTHER ACTIVITIES
On Friday and Saturday, Lynn Gorges, Textile Conservator and Restoration Specialist, will discuss
Sanitary Commission Quilts. These quilts were made in the North for Civil War wounded soldiers
hospitalized right in New Bern. Lynn will explore this fascinating history Friday at 3:30 p.m. &

All lectures take place in the Berne room upstairs. They are free, entry is included in the show
admission fee.

Come out to view over 300 quilts on display, multiple vendors, special exhibits, the famous Twice
Around Treasures Booth (which has moved upstairs for the added space!), the exclusive Guild
Boutique and even take a quilt home from the Quilts for Sale booth.

        The guild’s gorgeous 2020 Raffle Quilt will be revealed during this show!!