Events Calendar

We offer programs and activities for all ages to educate and entertain our audiences on quiltmaking traditions around the world.

Friday, October 7, 2022
Come celebrate the first Friday of October with free admission to the museum from 4:00-7:00PM CT on October 7th. Smocking is a form of needlework that has existed for centuries comprising of surface embroidery stitches working over gathered fabric. Smocking is traditionally done on garments to provide shaping and decoration, but it can also be used in home decoration and...READ MORE
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
This is a morning workshop. Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 noon Location: International Quilt Museum Class Fee: LQG Members: $40.00 International Quilt Museum Members: $40.00 Non-Members:$45.00 Non-Member registration opens: 9/21/2022 Quilting intricate designs can be as easy as connecting the dots! Learn how to use points on the quilt as a guide for quilting with minimal marking and lots of...READ MORE
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
This is an afternoon workshop. Time: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Location: International Quilt Museum Class Fee: LQG Members: $40.00 International Quilt Museum Members: $40.00 Non-Members:$45.00 Non-Member registration opens: 9/21/2022 Sometimes deciding what to quilt can be harder than actually quilting it! In this lecture, Angela Walters helps you decide what machine quilting designs to use by having you ask...READ MORE
Friday, November 4, 2022
Friday, November 4 | Free admission from 4:00 - 7:00 PM CT, with the lecture beginning at 5:30 PM CT | 1523 N. 33rd St. Lincoln Ne, Quilts can be seen as powerful works of art that have held the hopes and dreams of Black families for generations. The narrative quilts in the Mazloomi family quilt collection tell intensely complex...READ MORE
Friday, November 18, 2022 to Saturday, November 19, 2022
If you are looking for some unique items for your home or gifts for someone who has everything, look no further than the 8th Annual Art Market hosted by Friends of the International Quilt Museum in Lincoln, Nebraska. A variety of arts will be represented, including wood carvers, painters, jewelry makers, photographers, glassworkers, textiles, basket weavers, ceramicists, reclaimed metal artist,...READ MORE