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"12th Quilt Japan" at the National Quilt Museum

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Quilters - if you are going to be in the Paducah KY area during your summertime travels, please take time to visit the National Quilt Museum for a first hand viewing of an exhibit called, "12th Quilt Japan".  This exhibit includes 32 quilts of traditional and contemporary design selected from over 300 entrants in a contest conducted every two years by the Japan Handicraft Instructors' Association.

The '12th Quilt Japan' exhibit runs through August 9th, 2016 and represents talented and respected artists throughout Japan and the Pacific Rim.  For more information about the exhibit go to http://quiltmuseum.org/visit/current-exhibits/ and to learn more about JHIA, click here.

'Constellation - beyond time and space' by Yoko Kageyama


                                                                                        Since the National Quilting Association moved their annual show from Columbus OH [...]

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Are You Just a?

April 8th, 2015 by MornaSeveral weeks back I was at a gallery opening with some creative women, and they were each sharing what they did. After hearing one woman say she was a mixed media artist and another say she was a photograph, the third said, “I’m just a longarm quilter.”Why did this person’s passion [...]

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For those of you who live near Paducah KY and have easy access to the National Quilt Museum, the museum has announced it's complete exhibition schedule for 2015 at http://www.quiltmuseum.org/upcoming-exhibits.html.For those who might be visiting in the area during 2015, know that:The National Quilt Museum is open to the public year-round:Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. [...]

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