for Sacred Threads 2017

Dates of the Exhibit:

July 7, 2017 - July 23, 2017


Floris United Methodist Church, 13600 Frying Pan Road
Herndon, Va. 20171
(703) 793-0026

Hours for the exhibit:

Mondays - Saturdays: 11am - 5pm
Sundays: 1pm - 4pm


$5.00 for seniors (65+) and Children (7-12)
Children 6 and under are free
$20 for 3-day pass

Bus Tours and Groups:

We have special rates and tours for groups.

Secure your spot and register your group today!

Group Tour Registration Form

Please contact Lisa Ellis ( for more information .

You may purchase tickets in advance.
Bring your confirmation to the registration desk

Select 1 day pass option

Purchase Three Day Adult Pass $20

Artist Weekend is July 14-16, 201: Register Now


Pertinent Dates:

June 26 - June 30, 2017

Mail your quilt to the church venue

Here is a terrific article by Barbara Hollinger about how to ship quilts.

Friday, June 30, 2017
12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Hand deliver your quilt to the church venue

Thursday, July 6, 2017

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Preview Night for Volunteers

Open House for our pre-registered white glove volunteers.

Sign Up to Help

Friday, July 7, 2017

Exhibit open 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Opening of the exhibit.

Friday, July 14, 2017

Meet the Artist Weekend

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  • Bus Tour to DC (4 spots left)
  • Private Gallery Talk 
  • Dinner Groups at local restaurants

Saturday, July 15, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Not Fade Away, Oral History Conference with the Quilt Alliance.

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Saturday, July 15, 2017
2:00 - 4:00 PM

Sacred Threads Meet the Artist’s reception.

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. No registration required.

Saturday, July 15, 2017
5:30 PM

Meet the Artist/ Quilt Alliance Dinner at The Crowne Plaza Dulles Hotel.

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Sunday, July 16, 2017

Sacred Threads Hosted Tours

  • Quilt Shop Hop
  • Torpedo Factory
  • Lorton Workhouse Art Center

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Sunday, July 16, 2017

Studio Art Quilt Associates Meet and Greet at local member's home. Free but registration is requested for a head count.

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Sunday, July 23, 2017

Closing of the exhibit

Monday, July 24, 2017
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Quilts may be picked up

July 25, 2017

Works will be shipped back to artists.

Thank you to our sponsors: