Quilt Hop July 30th & 31st
After a year off Bonham Quilt Hop is back! Friday, July 30th and Saturday, July 31st, visitors to the Quilt Hop will hop to 10 different locations to see displays of over 300 quilts and quilted items. Included in the Hop are the Sam Rayburn House Museum, the Bonham Civic Center (Armory), Sam Rayburn Library, Creative Art Center, City of Bonham Visitor Center, Fannin County Museum of History, Fannin County Historical Commission, Bonham Public Library, Bonham Senior Center, and Saint Mark’s Episcopal Church, Honey Grove.
Pre-Hop Quilt Cutting Class – Wednesday July 28, 2021
Nannette Moss, the owner of MNM Creations and Quilt Shop in El Dorado, Arkansas will be returning this year with her Acuquilt Go machines and dies. Many of you have purchased a machine or dies from her extensive collection in past years. This year she is offering a class in which you will cut out a whole quilt using dies and the Acuquilt Go machine. The quilt to be made is called Hunter Star. It is a two-color pattern. The class is scheduled for Wednesday, July 28, 2021, at the Roy Floyd Civic Center (the old national guard armory). The class will be held from 12 noon to 4 PM. The cost of the class is $25.00.
Please note the date for this class is two days before the Quilt Hop begins.
To get more information about the class or to register for this class visit: mnmquiltshop.com and look under classes.
If you have questions regarding the class, you can email Nannette at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 870-862-0580. You will also be able to register for the class by calling Emily Porter 903-640-6698.
Please use the hashtag #BonhamQuiltHop when posting photos or blogging about our Quilt Hop, that way everyone can enjoy them also!
The quilts will be displayed at the following locations: Bonham Visitors Information Center, Fannin County Museum of History, Fannin County Historical Commission, Bonham Public Library, Bonham Senior Center, Creative Arts Center, Bonham Civic Center (old Armory), Sam Rayburn Library and Museum, Sam Rayburn House Museum and new to the Quilt Hop this year is the Saint Mark, Episcopal Church in downtown Honey Grove.
Don’t forget to drive the Barn Quilt Trail; maps are available to guide you along the way.
If you have a quilt that you would like to display please download the Quilt Display Form or contact the Bonham Visitor Center 903-583-9830 or visit us at 327 N. Main Street, Bonham. Please download and complete the Quilt Display Form HERE!
Quilt Drop-off – Quilts may be brought to the Bonham Visitor Center on Friday July 23, from 9 AM to 5 PM.