Category Archives: Quilt History

Historical Interest Contest


School has started and I love walking down the aisles with all the supplies and delighted I don’t have to go back!! But ahhhhhhhhhh I love reading. My cousin lived in Cedar Rapids. I remember one time I was visiting and she went to the BOOKMOBILE. Now that was something. Plus she got a prize (little glove pencil sharpener). Unbelievable, a prize for reading. So I think it is time to have another Historical Interest contest: Reading Historical Interest books. […]

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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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