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