Workshop Description

National Quilt Museum (NQM) Multi-Day Admission, #NQM

Day: Monday–Sunday, See Hours Below
Location: 215 Jefferson, Paducah, KY 42001, 270-442-8856
Day: Monday–Sunday, See Hours Below
Retail: $30

 


Visit The National Quilt Museum as many times as you want during AQS QuiltWeek.
Retail: $12 for a multi-day pass purchased through AQS (advance registration only)
If purchased at The National Quilt Museum during the show:
Retail: $12 daily admission at the door

The National Quilt Museum will feature exciting new exhibits during AQS QuiltWeek.

  • New Quilts from an Old Favorite: Oak Leaf & Reel: Finalists and winners from the New Quilts from an Old Favorite competition’s Oak Leaf & Reel theme.
  • Love Stories, curated by Qin Zhang: Special Exhibit: In Southeastern China, Lanjiaxie became a special textile for marriage. The patterns used indicate the desire for love and a better life.
  • Stories of West Africa by Hollis Chatelain: Hollis’ personal interpretation of everyday life in West Africa, portraying the rich African culture and the strong sense of community and family unity.
  • Lise Bélanger: Behind the Seams: Corner Gallery: This Canadian artist followed her passion for sewing into making colorful textile art paintings.
  • Museum Collections: Selections from the museum’s collections of over 600 full-size and miniature quilts are displayed throughout the year.

Special Demonstrations:

  • George & Virginia Siciliano demonstrate their unique quilting techniques, Tuesday–Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Special Events:

  • Ann Hazelwood will be doing a book signing Friday 10:00 a.m. to Noon.
  • Artists from the New Quilts from an Old Favorite competition will sign the exhibit’s gallery guide Friday from Noon to 1:30 p.m.
  • Featured Corner Gallery quilter, Lise Bélanger, will present a 30-minute Artist Talk about her work on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 10:00 a.m. and Thursday and Friday at 2:00 p.m.

NQM provides a free shuttle going back and forth from the AQS Shuttle Stop at the Convention Center to the museum during show hours.

quiltmuseum.org/quiltweek

 NQM Hours:
Monday – Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.