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Pieced Together: Documentary on the Quilt Square Trail Movement

Posted by on Nov 18, 2013 | 0 comments

By Julianne Donofrio of  Piecedtogetherdoc.com

While driving down a country road, something catches your eye: there are colors and shapes made out of plywood and paint. What looks like an average barn standing tall among the fields is the frame for an understated masterpiece. You’ve spotted a quilt square and it is the brainchild of Donna Sue Groves.

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National Quilt Museum Opens Exhibit of Civil War Period Quilts

Posted by on Aug 4, 2013 | 0 comments

Via Press Release from the National Quilt Museum, Paducah, KY

 From now through October 8th, the National Quilt Museum will proudly exhibit “From the Pieces of a Nation: Civil War Period Quilts” (http://www.quiltmuseum.org/current-exhibits.html). This uniquely historical exhibit features over 30 quilts that were made during the war years.

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Quilting Travel: Indiana Quilt Gardens

Posted by on Jul 14, 2013 | 0 comments

By Janelle Cahoon, Quiltcentric

If you’re traveling in the Midwest this summer, you might like to swing through northern Indiana to see the Quilt Gardens.

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New Museum Opens in Georgia

Posted by on Sep 23, 2012 | 0 comments

By Janelle Cahoon, Quiltcentric

Good news for quilters in the Southeast!  The new Southeastern Quilt & Textile Museum held its grand opening Sept. 15th at 306 Bradley Street in Carrollton, Georgia.  As the only quilt museum in the Southeastern U.S., the museum plans to focus not only on quilts from Georgia, but throughout the region.

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A Visit to the Texas Quilt Museum

Posted by on Aug 8, 2012 | 0 comments

By Janelle Cahoon, Quiltcentric

My husband and I recently drove to La Grange, Texas to visit the Texas Quilt Museum and see their latest show, “Texas Quilts Today (Part 3) Selections From the Book Lone Stars III.”

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