Join Us for Virtual National Quilting Day

Join Us for Virtual National Quilting Day

March 18, 2020

The International Quilt Museum is celebrating National Quilting Day online with videos and activities posted on Facebook and YouTube throughout the day on March 21.

Here's the schedule for our National Quilting Day postings (all times CDT):

9 a.m. - "Why Study Quilts?" with Laura Chapman (lecture)

10 a.m. - Behind-the-Scenes Mini-Tour 

10:30 a.m. - Let's Make Scherenschnitte (demo & activity) - Click here to download a template for this craft.

11 a.m. - "Old World Quilts: Exhibiting Rare Textiles" with Jonathan Gregory (lecture)

12 p.m. - "Caring for Your Old Quilts" with Sarah Walcott (lecture)

1 p.m. - Make Your Own Webby (activity) - Click here to download a template for this craft.

1:30 p.m. - Three-Gallery Tour

2 p.m. - "World Quilts" with Marin Hanson (lecture) 

3 p.m. - Inside the Photo Studio with Jamie Swartz and Sarah Walcott (demo) 

4 p.m. - "Building the IQM Collection" with Carolyn Ducey (lecture)

These videos and downloads will be available in our Facebook and YouTube archives during and after the posted times in case you are unable to participate live.

Thank you to our National Quilting Day Sponsors: Lincoln Quilters Guild, Lincoln Modern Quilt Guild, Nebraska State Quilt Guild, AccuQuilt, Aurifil, Handi Quilter, Bernina Sewing Center, Cosmic Cow, Sew Creative, and the International Quilt Museum.