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The 2016 show is over now and it was beautiful. To see photos click here.

 Information About the Show     

       Directions to the Show

       Full Page Flyer

       4-per-Page Flyer

       Jackie Kunkel Lecture and Workshops

       2016 Raffle Quilt Photos and Story

       Clamshell Photo Galleries

       Vendor Reservation Packet

       Special Exhibit Description

       List of Show Vendors

       AQS Video on Adding a Quilt Sleeve

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“Quilts All Around the Town 2016”

The Clamshell Quilt Guild 2016 Quilt Show will be held at the Connecticut College Student Center, Mohegan Ave., New London, CT.
August 6, 9am-5pm and August 7, 10am-4pm

Show Co-Chairs are Alis Ohlheiser and Steven Tharp

Email the show committee at  show contact

Featured Speaker: Jackie Kunkel of Canton Village Quilt Works

Jackie Kunkel is the owner of Canton Village Quiltworks and a Judy Niemeyer Certified Teacher. For her Bio click here. She will present one full day workshop on Saturday August 6, one half day workshop on Sunday August 7, and a Lecture/Trunk Show on Sunday August 7.

The all day workshop on Saturday will be the "Tea Leaf" curved paper-pieced table runner and will run from 9:00am – 12:00pm and 1:00pm – 5:00pm. The cost is $65.00.

The half day workshop on Sunday will be the “Cactus Flower” table runner and will run from 1:00pm – 5:00pm. The cost is $45.00.

To ask a question or register for a workshop contact Tara at tara contact

Raffle Quilt

Raffle Quilt
The 2016 Raffle Quilt is "Finger Lakes Log Cabin", designed by Judy Martin and machine pieced by members of the Clamshell Raffle Quilt Committee. It was machine quilted by Bear Hollow Quilt Company with custom design from TK Quilting & Design. For a printable file with more pictures and details about the Raffle Quilt click here.

Special Exhibit

Clamshell is pleased to display a special exhibit of quilts from the Hoffman Challenge.


Vendors are encouraged to reserve space at the show using the Vendor Reservation Packet. Enjoy the list of vendors who have already reserved spaces.

Quilt Registrations

Registrations closed at the end of the May 18 meeting. Remember: each quilt to be hung must have a hanging sleeve. Directions for making a sleeve may be found at Martingale or Minnesota Quilters. Also, here's link to an AQS video on adding a sleeve to your quilt.

This page will be frequently updated as details for the current show become available.

To see photos of the most recent Clamshell shows, click here.