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Quilt-In at the Museum

Saturday, June 15, 2019, noon–4 p.m.

Image: “Heavenly Vision” by Emily Maxwell, 1952. NC Museum of History Collection.

All interested quilt guilds, groups, individual quilters, and non-quilters are encouraged to attend this free event!

This chance for quilters to mix and mingle, and for non-quilters to learn, will include:

  • Displays and demonstrations by guilds and groups
  • Demonstrations of quilt labelling and documentation by the Quilt Alliance
  • Conservation suggestions and information from Paige Myers, museum textile conservator
  • Tours of the QuiltSpeak! exhibit by curator Diana Bell-Kite
  • Raffles of the just-released exhibit catalogue featuring quilts from the museum’s collection
  • Hands-on activities for new-to-quilting museum visitors!

For more information, including how to apply for a display or demonstration space, email Nancy Pennington at nancy.pennington@ncdcr.gov.