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Hours: 10am to 5pm each day

Marketplace admission is $12 and is valid for all three days. Workshop registration includes Marketplace admission.

Accompanied children under the age of 16 are admitted free.

Block Party Studios
Block Party Studios

Block Party Studios is the best source for unique hand printed quilting fabrics, quilt patterns and fabric panels in the Central, Iowa, area. 

Located in the quaint town of Nevada, our friendly quilt shop features a wide variety of premium fabrics for sale by the yard, along with an assortment of gift items for quilters. We only use the finest manufacturers in the industry, to bring you a full line of original hand printed fabrics, patterns and kits of superior quality. 

Early Times Workshop
Early Times Workshop

Enjoy books and wonderful embellishments for your quilts in this booth.  Included are fabric paints, wood blocks, thermafax screens, Angelina, Gelli plates and much more.  

Also, find several unusual notion-type items not always seen in quilt stores as well as 'ordinary' notions for the quilter.  Not least will be the answer to hanging your quilts the very easiest way with Hang It Dang It.

Fabric Smart
Fabric Smart at Stitcher Paradise

Fabric Smart is unique because of featuring many novelty fabrics not usually found in traditional quilt shops.  Our collection is eclectic and multicultural, including African cottons.  

Shop with us for some wonderful garment patterns and Indigo Junction patterns!

Florida Quilting Center, home of Innova Longarms in Tampa
Florida Quilting Center Innova at Quilt Shows

The Florida Quilting Center is the Florida distributor for INNOVA Quilting Systems.  Come test drive the INNOVA longarms and Sitdown quilting machines. 

Explore which INNOVA is right for you! Hand driven or Robotics? Navigator or AutoPilot Mach3? Maybe your perfect machine is the Pantovision. See them all at Stitcher Paradise.

Frond_Design_Studio booth

Frond Design Studios continues to revolutionize the quilting and fabric industry. Stephanie Brandenburg is determined to feature hand generated art in fabric. 

Plan and design your fiber art with our original artwork as a solid foundation. Let us inspire you as you inspire us, together we will pass a creative torch back and forth ensuring that it illuminates new passions for generations to come.

Full Line Stencil at Stitcher Paradise
Full Line Stencil at Stitcher Paradise

Erase your fear and step up your quilting skills and creativity with Full Line Stencils! 

With a Pounce Pad and a Full Line Stencil in hand there is a choice beyond paying for someone else to quilt or remaining in the ditches! And there's no tedious tracing, just a swipe of the Pounce Pad and you're on to sewing. Choose from hundreds of quilting designs! Full Line Stencils and by Hancy Creations.

Happy Apple Quilts in Tampa, Florida
Kaffe Fassett Collective

The Tampa destination quilt shop comes to Stitcher Paradise! Shop for unique kits and patterns, amazing fabric, and more with Happy Apple Quilts.

Happy Apple Quilts is a Quilt Sampler Top Shop! Find us in the Summer 2019 issue!

Quilt Sampler Top Shop 2019
June Colburn Designs
June Colburn Designs

Shop for select Kimono fabrics and kits, mixed media embellishments and  cotton fabrics, patterns, and more!


Kate has been a quilt pattern designer, instructor, and quilt show judge for more than a decade. She enjoys all aspects of quilting, and designs patterns for piecing and applique that are accessible to all levels of quilters. Shop with Kate Mitchell Quilts for original design pricing and applique patterns.

The Quilt Company at Stitcher Paradise
The Quilt Company at Stitcher Paradise

Visit The Quilt Company booth that is filled with beautiful projects designed by owner Karen Montgomery.  Patterns and fabric kits are available to purchase for Karen’s designs as well as a selection of Creative Grids best-selling products.  

As the creator of several of the popular Creative Grids rulers you will find Karen doing demonstrations on a variety of their products.  Stop by, meet the designer and see her new line of machine embroidery projects and let her show you how easy it is to add sparkle to your sewing!

Red Thread Studio
Red Thread Studio at Stitcher Paradise

With the modern stitcher in mind, Red Thread Studio offers a unique selection of quality kits, patterns, and fabrics sourced from new and upcoming designers located in the US and abroad. 

Wendt Quilting
Wendt Quilting at Stitcher Paradise

Debbie Wendt is the owner of Wendt Quilting.  She specializes in designing unique tools and patterns for quilting.  

Tools include "Brilliant Bindings" - for perfect mitered corners and no fuss finish for binding end seam, "Hex-a-ma-jig" - A 3 1/2" Hexagon template with more lines for more cutting options.  Includes lines for half, full and partial hexagons, including side edges with full instruction booklet with detailed diagrams for cutting and traditional quilts.  "Hex-a-ma-jig Jr." - A smaller version of Hex-a-ma-jig for using 2 1/2" strips.  Her unique patterns include detailed diagrams and instructions for quilts, bags, Snuggle Tails and fun fabric creations.