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Preserving Piecework: Caring for Historic Quilts

Friday, November 4, 9:00 a.m. (Eastern)

with Marsha MacDowell, Michigan State University Museum

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Event Details

Date: November 4, 2022

Location: Virtual

Cost: $49 for Members, $89 for Non-Members


Do you have quilts in your museum collections or ones that were handed down in your family? These unique folk art items require special care. What patterns did the quilt makers use, and what can they tell us? Learn how to identify and preserve these piecework artifacts in this workshop.