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WMQFA Moves Into New Home

May 24, 2011   //   by Wisconsin Quilt Museum   //   Press Page  //  No Comments

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...

Celebrate Summer with Karel Hendee

Apr 28, 2011   //   by Wisconsin Quilt Museum   //   Press Page  //  No Comments

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...

Quilts On Review

Apr 25, 2011   //   by olmsr4b2   //   Press Page  //  No Comments

April 25 - July 15, 2012   This exhibit will feature  Cheddar Quilts:  Carol Butzke Collection, Fiber Arts:  Chicago School of Fusing and Nancy Zieman Retrospective.    

Exhibit: “Quilts on Review” – Works from the Chicago School of Fusing

Mar 26, 2011   //   by Marketing   //   Press Page  //  No Comments

"Quilts on Review”  April 25 – July 15  2012 Chicago School of Fusing blurb The work of seven artists is featured in this exhibit.  All work with appliqué fusing to create vibrant art quilts.  The artists include: Anne Lullie, Lake In The Hills, Illinois - Laura Wasilowski, Elgin, Illinois - Frieda...

Exhibit: “Quilts on Review” – A Nancy Zieman Retrospective

Mar 25, 2011   //   by Marketing   //   Press Page  //  1 Comment

"Quilts on Review"  April 25 - July 15th 2012   Nancy Zieman, host and producer of Public Television’s “Sewing With Nancy” and founder of Nancy’s Notions, a direct mail order company of sewing and quilting supplies, is a dedicated art quilter. She started sewing and quilting at the age of 10 and hasn’t...