String quilts are the ultimate in "waste not, want not" efforts. The smallest leftover bits and pieces from dressmaking or quilting - strings - can be transformed into glorious new quilts. Trunk show of vintage quilts and tops from Teddy's collection, showcasing everything from utilitarian to spectacular.
A TALE OF TWO CENTURIES
This trunk show begins with an English Center Medallion quilt from 1790-1800 and transitions through the decades to the present day. See examples of typical quilt styles from each decade and learn when, why, and how they changed in appearance. LOTS of historical trivia and fascinating facts in this program!
Lectures are $450. Mileage at current IRS rates. Overnight accommodations when necessary.