N.C. Arboretum Will Host 26th Annual Quilt Show
The Asheville Quilt Guild will host the 26th annual quilt show Friday, Aug. 1, through Sunday, Aug. 3 at the North Carolina Arboretum. The theme for this year's show, "Piece for Peace," reflects the work of the many guild members who make quilts for community service groups.
These quilts are frequently constructed by piecing together patches of fabric in the hope that the resulting quilts bring peace to the recipients through feelings of comfort, warmth and love.
The show features over 250 quilts from guild members and other regional and national artists, and judges will award prizes in e...