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Modern Perspectives

Jan 8, 2013   //   by Wisconsin Quilt Museum   //   Press Page  //  3 Comments

Quilts created in expression of today's lifestyle experiences January 10 - April 6, 2014 featuring the works of Weeks Ringle & Bill Kerr Joyce Melander Dayton Fiber Revolution's Fragmentations Wisconsin Modern Quilts (Jan. 8 - Feb. 2) Denyse Schmidt (early February - April 6) Rod Buffington   Modern...

Legacies, Legends and Lace

Jan 7, 2013   //   by Wisconsin Quilt Museum   //   Press Page  //  No Comments

April 10 through July 14, 2013                                     This beautiful collection comprises three exhibits that will be on display in the Museum’s Barn Gallery, April 10 through July 14:   “Midwest Modern” is a collection of items designed by Amy Butler, the Ohio-based creator...

Japanese Influences in Fiber Arts

Oct 23, 2012   //   by Wisconsin Quilt Museum   //   Press Page  //  No Comments

October 23, 2013 through January 5, 2014 33 award-winning quilts from Japan's largest quilt guild competition Contemporary Japanese Quilts from the collections of  Nancy Ware & Nina Edelman Vintage and Contemporary Kimonos from the collections of Andy Williams, Sandra Meyer, Justine Vaughn, Yvonne Porcella,...

WMQFA Quilt Showcase

Oct 16, 2012   //   by Wisconsin Quilt Museum   //   Press Page  //  No Comments

October 16 through 20, 2013 Treasures from our own collection on display in the Barn Gallery for one week only! Pictured here is a quilt made by Ellie DeLia, from the pattern "Lady Liberty Goes to Hawaii" by Karen K. Stone.

WMQFA Hires Its First Executive Director

Jun 17, 2012   //   by Wisconsin Quilt Museum   //   Press Page  //  No Comments

The Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts is thrilled to have hired its first Executive Director.  Melissa Wraalstad, a SE Wisconsin native, will take the museum to a new level of financial security and professionalism.   Melissa comes to the WMQFA from the Milwaukee County Historical Society where she...