Quilt Week | September 2018

QuiltWeek | September 2018

Welcome Quilters!

Quilt Week Exhibits

I am an Artisan Challenge
Kaffe Fassett for FreeSpirit "I am an Artisan" Challenge

The Challenge was put forth to quilters asking them to interpret what the word "Artisan" means as a celebration of excellence. The resulting entries were juried by a panel of experts including Kaffe.


Mandy

"Mandy" by Lola Jenkins

Color-play in Portraits by Lola Jenkins

CORNER GALLERY: Lola Jenkins has brought a unique vision through her incredible art quilts. Her quilts display the joy and freedom of pursuing her passion. Without any background in sewing, art, perspective, or drawing, she developed her passion. Through her courage and fearless approach in creating art quilts she has evolved to master-quilter status. Lola states, "I don't know the rules, so I couldn't break the rules of quilting."


Kansas City Star Quilts
Kansas City Star Quilts

Edie McGinnis’ collection of quilts made from Kansas City Star quilt patterns that ran in the newspaper from 1928–1961.


Revolutions

"Revolutions" by Carol Taylor

Color Outside the Lines

Selections from the museum’s collection highlighting the artistry and workmanship of today’s quilter.


Two of Us

"Two of Us" by Pat Holly and Sue Nickels

Museum Collections

Selections from the museum's collections of over 600 full-size and miniature quilts will be exhibited in the center gallery.

 

 

 

 

Only Two Blocks from the Show!

215 Jefferson Street (at Third Street)

Free Shuttle Service Available

QuiltWeek Events @ The Museum

Ann Hazelwood Book Signing
Friday 10AM - Noon

Author Ann Hazelwood will meet fans and sign copies of her books.

Don't Miss Out!

Silent Auction @ the Convention Center

The silent auction supports the Museum with donated quilts and supplies. Bidding and buy-it-now pricing on a variety of different lots.

Wednesday, September 1210AM - 3PM (bidding ends at 2:30)Silent Auction

Museum Hours
Sunday, September 91PM - 5PM
Monday, September 1010AM - 5PM
Tuesday, September 1110AM - 5PM
Wednesday, September 128AM - 6PM
Thursday, September 138AM - 6PM
Friday, September 148AM - 6PM
Saturday, September 158AM - 5PM

Gift Shop

Open during museum hours with exclusive items. The shop includes more quilting supplies including Aurifil thread and pre-cut Moda fabrics. Friends of the Museum members save 20% on their purchase.

The National Quilt Museum is a (501)c3 non-profit funded through the generosity of quilters like you!





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