Classes & Workshops

The Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts offers lectures and classes for all adults, beginner to advanced, on topics including quilting, knitting, needle felting, beading, embellishment, fabric painting and dying, wearable art, rug hooking, basket weaving, paper making, mixed media art, hand appliqué, and machine appliqué.

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  • Call for InstructorsLinn teaching 288x217

    We are always looking for new ideas for class, lecture and workshop offerings for youth and adults.  If you are a teacher or lecturer, we’d like to hear more about […]

  • Weaving ClassesCatherine 288x200

    Beginning and Overshot Taught by master weaver Catherine Jautz Bailey Beginning Class “Sample the Satisfaction of Weaving:  Not Your Grandmother’s Rag Rugs!”   9am-3:30pm July 19, 2017 August 18, 2017 […]

  • Spring University Daysno scrap left behind promo photo

    May 12 & 13, 2017, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day Registration Closes May 3, 2017 The Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts’ popular two-day program of classes, […]

  • Yoga in the BarnEllie Yoga

    Yoga Class in the Barn Gallery Instructor: Ellie De Lia Wednesday and Friday mornings, 8:30-9:30 a.m. in the Barn Gallery. (On the third Wednesday of each month, the class will start at […]

  • Rummage Sale June 16-17, 2017Rummage 285x201

    WMQFA June 2017 Rummage Sale   Friday, June 16, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and   Saturday, June 17, from 9:00 a.m. to noon with the famous Bag Sale. All […]

  • Strawberry Challenge2017 challenge

    WMQFA 2017 Strawberry Challenge No Entry Fee – Limit 1 entry per person Qualifications: 1) Entry may be a quilt or fiber art, 2) strawberry themed and 3) submitted with […]

  • Documentation DayDocDay 300x275

    Saturday, November 4, 2017 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For Quilt Documentation, please make an appointment in advance by emailing Documentation@wiquiltmuseum.com.   Rug Documentation is walk-in, for a fee of […]

  • Fabric Shopping Tourmotorcoach

    Road Trip! Finding Fabric with Mary Sue Fenner   June 19 – 22, 2017 The Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts is pleased to team up with Mary Sue Fenner […]

  • French Braid Quiltsfrench-braid-as-you-go

    French Braid Quilt As You Go Workshop with Chris Lynn Kirsch Friday, June 23, 9 a.m. to noon     Students will make a runner in this three- hour class, […]

  • Seminole SamplerSeminole Sampler Collage

    Seminole Sampler Workshop with Chris Lynn Kirsch Friday, June 23, 1 to 4 p.m. Students will learn about the wonderful impact that stripped pieced Seminole borders can have on their […]

  • Yoga for Makersparkes-yoga

     Yoga for Makers  With Heidi Parkes Four Wednesdays, June 7-28, 2017, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wabi-Sabi, or Collaboration with Nature This gentle yoga practice centers on the Prana-Sancalana Kriyas, during […]

  • Indigo and Shibori Dyejfalkowski dyeing

    Indigo & Shibori Dyeing with Jennifer Falkowski Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 12pm – 3pm Rain Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017, 12pm – 3pm   Join Jennifer Falkowski to learn the […]

  • About FeatherweightsFeatherweight

    Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Featherweights! July 22, 2017   10:00-Noon       Instructors:  Brad Kleman and Wendy Rieves of Frank’s Sewing Center     Join Brad Kleman […]

  • Summer Camp: Dye Lab8_13

      Summer Camps: Dye Lab  1 Camp for Ages 8-13  1 Camp for Teen     Ages:  8-13 Date and Time: July 24 – July 28 from 9 am-noon each day  […]

  • Summer Camp-Juniorcamp-for-juniors

     Summer Camp: Junior  Date and Time: 3 days: August 7, 9, 11  from 10:00 – 11:30 am each day (1.5 hours) Ages: 5-7 This summer camp dye lab provides kids with the chance to learn […]

  • Fiber Arts Jacket Workshopfenner-jackets-1024x768

    Fiber Arts Jacket Workshop with Mary Sue Fenner This Class is Full Returning by popular demand!  August 4-6, 2017 — 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day $175 class fee […]

  • Bioregional Dyesdonna dye with leaf

    Bioregional Dyes: Natural Colors of the Upper Midwest with Donna Kallner August 12 & 13, 2017, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Learn to color fabrics, yarns and fiber with fresh […]

  • Creativity & Play LectureJUKIVFW

    Creativity & Play: The What and Why’s of PLAY!  Lecture & Trunk Show by Victoria Findlay Wolfe Friday, September 22, 7 pm Join prolific quilter, fabric designer, and teacher for an […]

  • Victoria Findlay WolfeVFW Modern Grand

    Victoria Findlay Wolfe Modern and Grand Class on Saturday & Sunday, September 23 & 24, 2017  Modern and Grand Class Have you ever wanted to make a quilt that makes […]

  • Precious PossessionsSusan Lenz Photo (304x220)

    Lecture: Precious Possessions with Susan Lenz Friday, October 20, 2017 at 6:30 pm The lecture, based on her TEDTalk, speaks to using and making a plan for all of life’s […]

  • Second LifeRubbing on Quilt

    Second Life – Reviving Vintage with Grave Rubbings through Stitch A Workshop by Susan Lenz October 20 & 21, 2017 Friday, October 20, 10:00 am to 3:00 p.m.  Saturday, October 21, […]

  • Repair, Renew, Conservecivil war 4

    Repair, Renew, Conserve:  Working with Damaged Quilts Darlene V. Habanek November 8, 9:00 am to Noon    A worn or damaged quilt need not be lost.  Knowing what to do […]