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Join us for The Art of Hope Quilt Show!

When: Saturday May 20th and Sunday May 21st, 2023
Where: Lindner Fitness Center on the grounds of Judson University, Elgin, Illinois. The address of Judson University is 1151 N State St, Elgin, Illinois 60123
How to Get There: From I-90, take exit 54A onto IL-31 S (N State St). At the immediate 1st light take a Left onto W River Rd. Enter the University campus on the Right at University Drive. University Drive will wind through campus and lead to Judson Drive. Take a Left on Judson Drive to the fitness center on the left. Parking will be past the building in the lower lot.
Show Hours: Saturday May 20th – 9am to 6pm, Sunday May 21st – 10am to 5pm
Entry Fee: $8 per person, children 12 and under are free accompanied by an adult.

The Quilt Show Committee is currently planning our show. As Winter turns into Spring, when the flowers are blooming in all their glory we invite you to The Art of Hope Quilt Show. Come and see all the amazing Quilts on display or purchase one to take home from our Miniature Quilt Sale. Shop our Vendors, take a chance and win our Opportunity Quilt “Life is Beautiful” or our American Girl® Doll “Hope” with complete wardrobe and accessories. Come see the incredible “Faces of Hope” Guild Challenge, enter to win one of our notorious Raffle Baskets full of amazing products AND don’t forget about our Door Prizes and the not to be missed Fabric Scrap and Used Book Sale!

Would you like to get in touch with us about our Quilt Show? If so, please contact our Quilt Show Chair: Renee Puccetti at

    Member Information Page Link: Click THIS link to get to the Member Information Page. This includes information about entering your quilt into the show, volunteering for the show, selling raffle tickets for our Opportunity quilt and our Raffle Doll ‘Hope’, donations of scraps and books and donation guidelines for our mini sale. Thank you for your continued support of our guild! We can’t do it without you!

    Guild Challenge Page: Click THIS link to get to the Guild Challenge Page. The Guild Challenge is a fun activity we promote for our guild members to get competitive! This challenge is coordinated by the winner of the previous challenge (Joyce Drenth). Joyce has created an amazing challenge for you so we look forward to your entries!

    New Location!

    The Art of Hope 2023 Quilt Show will be held at the Lindner Fitness Center on the campus of Judson University in Elgin, Illinois.