(All lectures include trunk shows)
*Why Have Your Quilts Appraised?
Discusses the 3 types of appraisals as well as various reasons to have your vintage and contemporary quilts appraised.
*Threads of Time: A History of Quilting
Explores the history of quilting in the United States and the historical events that helped shape quilt development.
Traces the development of and reasons for quilted clothing. The program concludes with a style show of quilted designer jackets.
*"Here Comes the Judge"
Gives a behind-the-scenes look at judging at a quilt show. What do judges look for? How can I make an award winning quilt?
Quilts that evoke a wide spectrum of emotion. Most will make you smile or laugh. A very entertaining look at quilts and their stories.
*Tell Me About My Vintage Quilt
Members of your group bring in their quilts to share their history and learn more about their own treasures.
*Quilts of the 1930’s
Discusses various popular patterns of the time along with information about famous quilters and designers with examples of their patterns.
Other topics available upon special request