Virginia Quilt Museum 2016 Fundraisers

2016 is the Year To:
Try your luck at winning a beautiful raffle quilt!
Take home a one-of-a-kind "little quilt" wall hanging!
Find a unbelievable bargain on a bag full of fabric stash!

 Read on to learn about this year's fundraisers and how you can support the Virginia Quilt Museum.


Raffle Quilts
January 1st-June 30th / Opportunity Quilt Raffle #1
July 19th, 2016 - July 1, 2017 / Opportunity Quilt Raffle #2
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Little Quilts, Big Talents Auctions
March 15th - May 15th / In-House Silent Auction
July 1st - 31st / Online Benefit Bidding  Auction
October 7 - Nov. 15th / In-House Silent Auction
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Stash Blast: A Fabric Flea Market
April 9th / Stash Blast: A Fabric Flea Market in Harrisonburg
August 13th / Stash Blast: A Fabric Flea Market in Blacksburg
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"The splendor of jefferson's country"
(July 19, 2016 - JUly 1,2017)

Our raffle quilt for July 2016 - June 2017 is made by the Charlottesville Area Quilters Guild and WAS donated by Ellen Searles of Ruckersville, VA.

All raffle ticket proceeds will go to BENEFIT THE Virginia Quilt Museum. 

The quilt measures 86” x 86” and includes the predominant colors of dark reds, greens, tan/creams, and gold. There are 16 blocks of hand-appliquéd flowers and wreaths framed by 1” squares in red and green with a saw tooth inner border, a wide outer border, and saw tooth borders all around the edge. The backing is a tan/red mini print and the binding is red. The quilt is hand appliquéd, machine pieced, and hand and machine quilted.

Buy Your Raffle Tickets Below.
Tickets will be filled out for you at the Museum and placed into the drawing box. Good luck!



Upcoming In-House Auctions:
Sept 15th - Nov 15th, 2016

Visit the Museum's lower level galleries to bid in our in-house Silent Auctions! The auctions feature handmade "little quilts", quilted bags, and more. Bid in $5 increments or choose the "Buy It Now" option to secure the item you want and pick up your winning piece on the day of your visit! 

Bid on beautiful little quilts like this in our Silent Auctions!
"Peaks of Otter" byDenise Lockheart


Seeking Silent Auction Donations! - Do you have a handmade, quilted item or quilt-related gift that you would be willing to offer to the Museum for inclusion in one of our upcoming auctions? If so, please fill out this form and mail or drop off with your donated item. Thank you so much for your support!