Fun Friday Giveaway: Eleanor Burns and Quilt in a Day

The Quilters Hall of Fame was founded in 1979, during the Continental Quilting Congress (convention) held in Arlington, Virginia.  Since, 1979 the following quilters have been inducted:

1987

1988
Yvonne Porcella

1989
n/a

1990

1991
1998
n/a
1999
Shiela Betterton

2000
n/a

2001

Georgia Bonesteel

2004
n/a

2005

Ardis & Robert James

And, during July 19-21st 2012 The Quilters Hall of Fame is going to induct Eleanor Burns. They’ll workshops, ceremonies, exhibits and fun.  I hope you can make it.  Visit the Quilters Hall of Fame website for more information on this fun event.

There is even a “Salute to Eleanor Burns Contest” where you could win a prize.
Eleanor Burns has taught so many quilters and given from her heart, to help make our world of quilting so wonderful.  El is also a past 2011 and 2010 Golden Quilter Award Winner!  As such, SewCalGal is delighted that Eleanor is going to be inducted into the Quilters Hall of Fame this year.
Did you know you can nominate someone for consideration to the Quilters Hall of Fame?
The form is available at the following link: Honoree Nomination Form

Did I mention a Giveaway ?

Followers of SewCalGal could win this Eleanor Burns Signature pattern that actually contains insights on making three different quilt patterns.  This pattern is called “Twice As Nice…Plus More” and is designed by Anne Dease.  The lucky winner will a copy of this pattern, personally signed by the designer.

Twice As Nice: Eleanor Burns Signature Quilt Pattern

Want to win this cute pattern?
To enter, followers can simply leave a comment on this post. A winner will randomly be selected and announced next Friday.

As always, SewCalGal is willing to ship this prize to anywhere in the world.

I’m also happy to announce the winnersof the Fun Friday Giveaway last week, for 30 day membership to The Quilt Show: The five lucky winners are:

Mary Mack’s Blog
Tones Hobby Krok
SAO
SewFunQuilts
Une Aiguille dans une botte de foin

I will send out an email to notify these winners and get their mailing address. If I do not hear back from them within 3 days, that they want to claim their prize, I will draw another name.

I hope you have a wonderful weekend and find time to enjoy and create.