Friday, July 27th, and Saturday, July 28th is Quilt Hop time in Bonham and Honey Grove. This year quilts will be on display at nine locations for two whole days. Eight of these locations will open at 9:00 am. Friday and Saturday. The Senior Center will be serving lunch on Friday and requires a 1:00 pm. opening. Please plan your schedule to view their quilts on Friday after 1:00 pm. or all day Saturday.
This year the Quilt Hop Reception will be held at the Creative Art Center. Venues will close at 4:30 pm. and the reception will start at 5:00 pm. This is an event you will not want to miss. Alice Wilhoit will be the speaker. She is a well -known writer, quilter, teacher, and pattern-maker from McKinney, Texas. Her quilts will be on display at the Creative Art Center for the entire show.
If you have quilts you would like to display we would love to have them. On our website at visitbonham.com go to the 2018 Quilt Hop page and you can find the Quilt Display Form. The forms are also available at the Visitor Center, 327 N. Main, Bonham. Of call us at 903-583-9830 to have a forms sent to you. We will be receiving quilts on Monday, July 23rd 9:00 am until 4:00 pm.
Thank you for your past participation! We are looking forward to seeing you again this year. Make plans to spend the day with us because with over 300 quilts to see it takes the full day. See you on July 27th and July 28th. ...
Alice Wilhoit, the 2018 Bonham Quilt Hop featured speaker. At Quilt Hop, you will be able to watch Alice Wilhoit in action as she demonstrates Double Sided Binding, Friday, July 27 at 3:00 pm. in the Bonham Civic Center and again at the Quilt Hop Reception in the Creative Art Center beginning Friday at 5:00 pm. Alice’s beautiful quilts will be on display at the Creative Arts Center and she will be speaking about “Her Journey through the Wonderful World of Quilting”.
Join us for two full, free days of quilting at the Quilt Hop, which opens at 9:00 am on Friday, July 27 and closes at 4:30 followed with the reception at the Creative Arts Center at 5:00 pm. Saturday, July 28th, the Hop opens at 9:00 am and closes at 4:00 pm. The Barn Quilt Trail will be marked with red flags so you can easily find the barns adorned with quilts. Take the trail from Bonham to Honey Grove and enjoy the quilts displayed there at the St. Mark’s Episcopal Church.
Come Hop With Us and enjoy all the beautiful quilts.
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