Thursday, August 11, 2011 • 5 to 7 p.m.
Reception & Ribbon Cutting
Friday, August 12, 2011 • 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
GRAND OPENING SYMPOSIUM
“Celebrating 150 Years of the Museum Farmstead and Log Cabin Designs”
RSVP appreciated, by emailing:
9 to noon
Dates: July 18, 2012 - October 14, 2012
In the Native American Tradition
Featuring Native American Quilts by Viola Columbe
Native American Handwovens by Nancy Lee Kaufman
Navajo Rugs from the collection of Bill Kanzenbach
Native American Regalia from the collections of Nicole Larson and...
August 19-21, 2011
Imagine an intricate painting of woodlands, birds or animals, done in vivid colors and extraordinary detail. Step closer, and you’ll see that instead of paint, the art is actually a quilt, composed of finely graded colored fabric, appliquéd by hand, and then machine quilted.
David Taylor is well...
In 1988, a group of avid quilters in Cedarburg, Wisconsin, decided to give something back to the community that nurtured them. They started the Wisconsin Quilt History Project, an effort that has led to the documentation of over 8,000 quilts statewide, spawned a history book of Wisconsin quilts, and founded the first museum...
Exhibit July 20 to October 2
Workshops July 21 & 22
An evening of music & poetry, July 22
Opening reception July 24, 1-4 p.m.
The Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts welcomes quilter Karel Hendee in July, 2011. Hendee hand-paints silk, and uses collage, appliqué and quilting techniques to create beautifully...