Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Workshop with Leah Zieber of Zieber Quilts

We're so pleased to be hosting Leah Zieber in June ~ We hope you've already got the dates set aside on your calendar!

Friday June 12th 
Tiny Treasures Trunk Show, Lecture and Doll Quilt Workshop
10:00am- 4:00pm

Zieber Quilts 
  Spend the day and step into the secret world of children and their quilts!  Through antique and vintage quilts, trade advertising and images you will learn the important role children held in the American household and the significance their toy treasures still hold today.  The afternoon portion of the day will be spent creating a truly historic looking treasure - a unique American Doll Quilt!  A doll quilt pattern designed by Zieber will be provided.  

Zieber Quilts

Saturday June 13th
Antebellum in America Lecture and Trunk Show
10:00am - 4:00pm

A fabulous opportunity to spend the day with Leah and an amazing collection of antique textiles...up close and in detail.  The focus for this event "Those Fabulous Fifties:  Quilts in Antebellum America".  Together we will explore the textiles, history and relevance of quilts during the 19th century years leading up to the Civil War.  This presentation will include up close quilt and textile viewing and discussion. Participants are encouraged to bring along any quilts, tops, blocks or other historical information/ephemera that they feel is relevant to the topic of "Pre-Civil War America." 

Registration is now open for these events and space is limited!  Please call the shop or stop by during regular business hours to sign up and for more details!   360 715 1629

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