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Quilters Hall of Fame Exhibit

Deeds Not Words:  Celebrating 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage.  Twenty-nine award-winning textile artists from across the United States each crafted a quilt celebrating women’s suffrage.  Co-curated by Sandra Sider and Pam Weeks.  Admission $4, $3 for seniors and students, $1 for children ages 6-12, and free for children under 6 years of age. Exhibit open…

Quilters Hall of Fame Exhibit

Marti Mitchell:  2021 Honoree.  Quilts made by Marti Mitchell, a popular teacher who has taught in 49 states and 26 countries.  Marti is the recipient of two prestigious quilt industry ‘lifetime achievement’ awards, The Silver Star (2004) and the Michael Kile Award (1991).  Admission $4, $3 for seniors and students, and free for children under…

Quilters Hall of Fame Exhibit

Hollis Chatelain:  A Retrospective Quilt Journey.  Through her work that addresses challenging social and environmental themes, Hollis reflects 12 years’ experience living in West Africa and working with humanitarian organizations, as well as 35 years’ experience as a professional artist.  Admission $4, $3 for seniors and students, $1 for children ages 6-12, and free for…

Quilters Hall of Fame Exhibit

Florida Quilt Study Group:  Antique Quilt Block Challenge.  The challenge was to take an antique block and incorporate it into a small quilt measuring 24″x24″.  Artists were allowed to use the block whole, cut it up, or dismantle it.  They could add vintage or new fabrics; whatever it took to create a quilt of their…