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Jul 05, 2016, 08:30 ET Thousands in South Korea Experience the Work of Today's Quilters through National Quilt Museum Exhibit

The National Quilt Museum (http://www.quiltmuseum.org) recently participated in an International Creative Cities Workshop in Icheon, South Korea....


Jan 04, 2016, 08:30 ET National Quilt Museum Celebrates 25 Years of Serving the Quilting Community

Since the first visitors entered its galleries 25 years ago, the National Quilt Museum (http://www.quiltmuseum.org) has seen continuous and steady...


Feb 12, 2015, 08:30 ET National Quilt Museum Announces Large One-Time Contest as Part of 25th Anniversary Festivities

In 2016, The National Quilt Museum will celebrate its 25th anniversary.  Founded in 1991 with the mission to honor the work of today's...


Jan 12, 2015, 08:45 ET 2015 Schedule at National Quilt Museum Features Must-see Exhibits Highlighting Tremendous Diversity and Creativity Within the Quilt Community

The National Quilt Museum (http://www.quiltmuseum.org) is known for featuring the work of the most talented quilters and fiber artists working...


Nov 19, 2014, 08:40 ET National Quilt Museum Spotlights Creativity and Techniques Behind Modern Fabric Art With the Contemporary Exhibit "Motion"

 From November 21 through February 23, the National Quilt Museum (http://www.quiltmuseum.org) will play host to an exceptional collection of...


Sep 04, 2014, 08:30 ET Traveling Exhibit of Contemporary Fiber Art from National Quilt Museum's Collection Comes to Southern Illinois' Cedarhurst Center for the Arts

 Cedarhurst Center for the Arts in Mt. Vernon, Illinois, is thrilled to present a traveling exhibit of contemporary quilts from the permanent...


Jul 08, 2014, 08:30 ET National Quilt Museum Presents "Backstitch" Exhibit, Celebrating 25th Anniversary of the New England Quilt Museum

 Visitors to the National Quilt Museum (http://www.quiltmuseum.org) this summer will have an opportunity to see a quarter century's worth of...


Feb 13, 2014, 09:10 ET Design Motif of Sochi Winter Olympics Puts Quilting on a Global Stage, Draws on Rich Russian Craft Traditions

Olympics organizers in Russia have settled on a motif that symbolizes the nation's diversity and character: the patchwork quilt.  Quilting is...


Dec 09, 2013, 08:40 ET 'I Can't Believe That's a Quilt': National Quilt Museum Celebrates Caryl Bryer Fallert-Gentry's Exceptional Fabric Art with New Exhibit, 'Thirty Quilts for Thirty Years'

 The National Quilt Museum (http://www.quiltmuseum.org) is pleased to host an exhibit of new work from internationally renowned fine art...


Sep 30, 2013, 08:35 ET Just in Time for Fall, National Quilt Museum Announces SAQA's Seasonal Palette Exhibit

 This fall at the National Quilt Museum, Studio Art Quilt Associates is pleased to present the Seasonal Palette exhibit.  Each of the 37...


Sep 18, 2013, 08:35 ET National Quilt Museum Releases 2013 Collection Book, Supports Libby Lehman Medical Fund

 On September 13, 2013 the National Quilt Museum released the new copy of their collection book. The book, entitled, "The Collection of The...


Jul 23, 2013, 12:06 ET Commemorating 150-Year Anniversary of the War, the National Quilt Museum Opens Exhibit of Civil War Period Quilts

 From July 12 through October 8th, the National Quilt Museum will proudly exhibit "From the Pieces of a Nation: Civil War Period Quilts"...


Jun 25, 2013, 08:35 ET The National Quilt Museum Opens 11th Quilt Japan Exhibit, Showcasing the Exquisite and Detailed Handcraft of Quilters in Japan and Surrounding Area

 Having concluded its 11th contest, Quilt Japan is among the most prestigious international quilting competitions, showcasing the work of...


Jun 06, 2013, 08:40 ET The National Quilt Museum Takes Home the Coveted Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence for the Second Consecutive Year

 The National Quilt Museum (http://www.quiltmuseum.org) has just won its second consecutive TripAdvisor Award for Excellence, signifying that...


May 13, 2013, 08:35 ET The National Quilt Museum: Changing the Perception of a 'Material World'

 At the National Quilting Museum (http://www.quiltmuseum.org), there's a strict rule about not touching the quilts and fabric art hanging...


Apr 15, 2013, 08:35 ET Evocative Quilt Depiction of Embattled American Flag Moves Visitors of The National Quilt Museum

 An evocative quilt depiction of an embattled American flag by a Sacramento area woman artist has been added to the permanent collection...