Quilt Week | September 2017

QuiltWeek | September 2017

Welcome Quilters!

Quilt Week Schedule 1Quilt Week Schedule 2

Quilt Week Exhibits


"Escapade" by Libby Lehman

Joy: Quilts by Libby Lehman

One of the true quilting masters, the spatial illusions in Libby’s quilts have intrigued and delighted audiences around the world. Come see 16 of her amazing quilts in this once-in-a-lifetime must-see exhibit.

Boundary Waters

"Boundary Waters" by Virginia Spiegel

H2OH! from SAQA

Water is the uniting theme in this show organized by Studio Art Quilt Associates. Artists interpret one of our most vital, powerful, and enjoyed resources.

Grape Arbor

"Grape Arbor" by Pat Campbell

Pieced Together

The exhibit Pieced Together features quilts from the museum collection in which two or more people collaborated. See what can be created when talented artists work together!

Museum Collections

Selections from the Museum's collections of over 500 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

Parade of Paducah

The Museum is a sponsor for a new free trolley route of downtown Paducah, which connects many local businesses. Check out the schedule and participating businesses on the route online at Parade of Paducah.

QuiltWeek Events @ The Museum

Everlasting Quilts by Ann Hazelwood
Ann Hazelwood Book Signing
Friday, 10AM - Noon

Quilting author Ann Hazelwood will meet fans and sign books in the lobby Friday 10AM – Noon.

Paper Pieces demonstrations
Wednesday - Saturday, 9AM - 5PM

English paper piecing remains a popular quilt making technique because of its accuracy, ease of use, and portability. Inspire your creativity by seeing how easy it is to piece using pre-cut hexagons and other shapes in the Museum lobby

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 different lots each day.

Thursday, September 1410AM - 4PMSilent Auction
Friday, September 1510AM - 4PMSilent Auction

Museum Hours
Monday, September 1110AM - 5PM
Tuesday, September 1210AM - 5PM
Wednesday, September 138AM - 6PM
Thursday, September 148AM - 8PM
Friday, September 158AM - 8PM
Saturday, September 168AM - 5PM

Gift Shop

Open during museum hours with exclusive items and unique art gifts. The renovated 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!