Events Calendar

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

Friday, June 19, 2020
Take a tour behind the scenes of the Byron and Sara Rhodes Dillow workshop to learn more about how we care for the world's largest publicly held quilt collection, which spans five centuries and more than 55 countries. Led by a member of the International Quilt Museum team, the hour-long tour will take you into our state-of-the-art, climate-controlled storage facility...
Friday, July 3, 2020 to Saturday, July 4, 2020
The International Quilt Museum will be closed July 3-4, 2010, in observance of Independence Day. Have a safe and happy holiday. Please Note: There will not be a First Friday in July.
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Fruity Melon Drunkards Path with Instructor Lori Dickman. This workshop features a fun and colorful Drunkards Path Quilt that goes together very quickly. This 47”x 47” quilt is made using two different 9” block patterns: the Drunkards Path block and the Eccentric Star block. Learn Lori’s quick and easy method of sewing the curved pieces of the Drunkard’s Path blocks!...
Friday, July 17, 2020
Take a tour behind the scenes of the Byron and Sara Rhodes Dillow workshop to learn more about how we care for the world's largest publicly held quilt collection, which spans five centuries and more than 55 countries. Led by a member of the International Quilt Museum team, the hour-long tour will take you into our state-of-the-art, climate-controlled storage facility...
Saturday, August 1, 2020
Take a tour behind the scenes of the Byron and Sara Rhodes Dillow workshop to learn more about how we care for the world's largest publicly held quilt collection, which spans five centuries and more than 55 countries. Led by a member of the International Quilt Museum team, the hour-long tour will take you into our state-of-the-art, climate-controlled storage facility...
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
We’ve Got Spirit with Instructor Tony Jacobson. Click here for more information.
Friday, August 14, 2020
Take a tour behind the scenes of the Byron and Sara Rhodes Dillow workshop to learn more about how we care for the world's largest publicly held quilt collection, which spans five centuries and more than 55 countries. Led by a member of the International Quilt Museum team, the hour-long tour will take you into our state-of-the-art, climate-controlled storage facility...
Saturday, August 15, 2020
Bite-Size Gem Quilts: Creating a Small Faceted Quilt with Instructor MJ Kinman from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Skill Level: Confident Beginner to AdvancedSubject: Pattern-Making using Freezer Paper Piecing Techniques Using the design and piecing techniques I rely on to create my diamond portraits, students will create their own singularly beautiful work of faceted light. After choosing from one of...
Sunday, August 30, 2020
Learn your quilt's story at Quilt Identification Day. During Quilt Identification Day our trained team of staff and volunteers will examine quilts and offer information about patterns, fabrics, styles and estimated age. We will create a history form and documentation label for each quilt ensuring your quilt’s story is preserved for future generations. Limit two quilts per person per visit...
Friday, September 4, 2020
The International Quilt Museum is pleased to host quiltmaker and musician Joe Cunningham for a lecture on September 4, 2020, at 5:30 p.m. Cunningham's program is called "The Shock of the Old: How Modern Quilting Continues the Tradition." "It has become common to notice how the Modern Quilt movement has roots and precedents in the tradition," Cunningham says. "What is...

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