Guild Week – October 17th – 23rd

Attention Quilt Guilds!!! The Iowa Quilt Museum would like to celebrate the contribution of quilt guilds and their membership to the landscape of quilting in Iowa and the Midwest! So, gather your guild friends and make a trip to Winterset for a special week full of presentations, demonstrations, prizes, shopping, and stellar quilts — all … Read More

Quilt Auction, Covered Bridge Festival Activities, and Guild Week — WOW!

  October brings no shortage of events and activities at the Iowa Quilt Museum!     On October 1st, we celebrated the opening of our newest exhibit, “Stargazing: American Star Quilts.” Over thirty stellar beauties now grace the walls (and bed!) at the museum awaiting your appreciative eyes. This exhibit will be in place until … Read More

“Stargazing: American Star Quilts” opens September 29th

Opening Reception: Saturday, October 1st, 6:00-8:00pm The Iowa Quilt Museum is thrilled to show off our next exhibit entitled, “Stargazing: American Star Quilts”. This exhibit will again feature over 30 quilts, both antique and contemporary, and all themed on one of the many star patterns notable to American quilting. To prepare our next exhibit, … Read More

Three Centuries of Red + White Quilts

On Display from May 21 Through September 27, 2016 Curator Virginia Berger has gathered thirty traditional and innovative quilted works in the classic red-and-white color combination from all over the United States, including a Double Wedding Ring by popular national quilter Victoria Findlay Wolfe. Also on display are pieced, appliquéd, and embroidered quilts from … Read More

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