Events archive

This is a listing of past events.

International Quilt Festival Long Beach

2011 International Quilt Festival/Long Beach is an exhibition of varous different kinds of quilts. Presented are quilts having a variety of embroidery work, weaving, appliqué and different kinds of techniques used in needle work. A mainstay of the event is the teaching classes open to adults one day before the event starts.

29. July 2011 (All day) - 31. July 2011 (All day)
Amish Quilt, Bars, ca. 1910 Amish Quilts und die Kunst der 60er Jahre (Amish Quilts and the Art of the 1960s)

For the first time, an exhibition presents antique quilts made by the Amish and contrasts them with art objects from the 1960s whose joining link is abstaction and colour.

With their uncluttered geometry, large areas of colour and strict composition, Amish quilts are surprisingly close to Concrete Art, Minimal Art and OpArt of the 1960s.

Quilt around the World will organize a day trip from Munich on 9 October 2011.

29. July 2011 (All day) - 6. November 2011 (All day)
Tenessee Quilts' Quilt Fest 2011

Workshops and lectures with regionally and nationaly recognized teachers. You will find workshops for beginners as well as for quilters with more advanced techniques.

Two Quilt Exhibitions at the Church - "Blue Ridge Quilters Guild's 2011 Challenge 'Groovy Geometry'", and  a "Teacher's exhibit"

There is also a Hoffman Challenge with wallhangings, dolls and wearables at the Jonesborough Visitors Center.

28. July 2011 (All day) - 30. July 2011 (All day)
Thread Sculpture Weavers’ Market Haslach

The Weavers’ Market is a well established part of “Textile Kultur Haslach” (Textile Culture Haslach), an event held annually since 1991 during the last two weeks in July. “Textile Kultur Haslach” focuses on weaving and spinning with exhibitions, seminars and lectures, but also concerts and theatre performances.

23. July 2011 (All day) - 24. July 2011 (All day)
Quilting by the Lake 2011

31 Quilt Classes - Quilt Show - Vendors - Lectures

Offering 31 quilting & fiber art classes & workshops in quilt design & techniques for traditional and art quilters at all levels of experience.

17. July 2011 (All day) - 29. July 2011 (All day)
3nd Annual AQS Quilt Show & Contest - Knoxville

Quilt exhibits, workshops and vendors' mall.

13. July 2011 (All day) - 16. July 2011 (All day)
*European Art Quilt VI

The objective of European Art Quilts is to establish patchwork and quilting as art form in its own right. 47 works were selected for European Art Quilts IV, have travelled through Europe and will be shown in the Tuch + Technik Textilmuseum in Neumünster until the end of September. After that, the exhibition will travel to Denmark for its final presentation to the public.

10. July 2011 (All day) - 4. October 2011 (All day)
Pullacher Quilt-Gruppe 9th Quilt Show of the Pullacher Quilt-Gruppe

The 9th quilt show of the Pullacher Quilt-Gruppe will be held in the Bürgerhaus (city hall) in Pullach which is located in the beautiful Isar valley in the south of Munich. There will be ca. 100 traditional and contemporary quilts on display. Several quilts will be raffled for a charity project. The opening night will be on Friday, 1 July 2011, at 7 pm.

2. July 2011 (All day) - 4. July 2011 (All day)
16th South African National Quilt Festival

This years quilt festival has the theme "Alive with Colour". Exibition, lots of workshops, demonstrations and lectures, vendors.

1. July 2011 (All day) - 7. July 2011 (All day)
Vermont Quilt Festival

The Vermont Quilt Festival has been a fixture in quilters' calendars for years.

There will be many quilts on show and the merchants mall will offer opportunity for extensive shopping. Moreover, an impressive number of well-known quilters will teach workshops and give lectures.

24. June 2011 (All day) - 26. June 2011 (All day)