The National Quilt Museum promotes the sustainability and expansion of quilting through in-facility and traveling exhibitions, youth and adult education programs, and quilt preservation efforts.

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Exhibition – Old Glory

Old Glory was born when red, white, and blue vintage quilt tops were finished by longarm quilters who share a military connection. The quilters received the top, backing, and the instructions “quilt as desired.” They donated their time and talent. We chose to work with “forgotten” tops - the ones that were damaged, unfinished, ill-made,…
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Exhibition – Quilts of Valor

When the Quilts of Valor Foundation (QOVF) was founded in 2003 by Catherine Roberts, its mission was to cover our nation’s military touched by war—that is, to cover them with quilts and honor their service. To do that, a team of volunteers donate their time and materials to make a quilt collaboratively. As of today,…
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October 18, 2019 – January 28, 2020 For the past nine years the Contemporary QuiltArt Association (CQA) from Washington State, has been sending art quilts to the Patchwork Design show in São Paolo, Brazil, and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to be exhibited side by side with Brazil quilt artists. The goal of this exhibition is…
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