Category Archives: Quilt History

Historical Interest Contest

“I hope to find lots of book reports in the Historical Interest folder in the President’s box. I want to thank everyone for reading “Uncoverings.” They can be a BIG challenge. I have the 2019 volume. I’m just back from the American Quilt Study Group that met in Lincoln, NE. Oh the quilts I saw. It took every bit of strength to not buy the $2800 Pride of Iowa or Pot of flower quilt. Here’s a picture of the small […]

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Iowa/Illinois Quilt Study Group

The IA/IL Quilt study group will be taking a look of some of the earliest fabrics used in quilts. Fabric was so expensive that the designs were cut out and stitched. Come see and hear! Iowa/Illinois Quilt Study Group August 9 & 10, 2019 Friday workshop: 3-6 PM Chintz Columns & Calico Workshop registration $35 Saturday. Aug 10, 2019 Study topic: Chintz Birds Study Leader: Lori Triplett Registration $30 Kalona Quilt and Textile Museums Due: August 2, 2019 Send to: […]

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