"Quilted Fashions": 400 Years of Quilting

February 22-25, 2009
"Quilted Fashions": 400 Years of Quilting

Williamsburg, Virginia

This symposium brings together nationwide experts for two days of illustrated lectures on quilts and quilted clothing from 1600 to the present. Optional workshops and special behind-the-scenes tours give participants the opportunity to learn a new technique or see museum artifacts close up.

Keynote presentation Sunday, February 22, cosponsored by Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting. "Why We Quilt." Marianne Fons, cohost of the popular public television series "Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting" and co-executive editor of Love of Quilting magazine, Winterset, Iowa. Hennage Auditorium, DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum.

Sunday February 22-Tuesday February 24

Click here to download a brochure for this exciting event.

For more information about conferences, forums, and workshops, call 1-800-603-0948 or visit www.history.org/conted

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