New England Quilts and the Stories They Tell

New England Quilts and the Stories They Tell

Presenter: Pamela Weeks

Quilts tell stories, and quilt history is full of myths and misinformation as well as heart-warming tales of service and tradition. Nearly every world culture that has cold weather uses quilted textiles-quilting is NOT just an American art. Pam Weeks weaves world history, women's history, industrial history and just plain wonderful stories into her presentation. Participants are invited to bring one quilt for identification and/or story sharing. Prompted in part by the material culture at hand, the presenter may speak about fashion fads, the Colonial Revival, quilt-making for Civil War soldiers, and anything else quilt-related she can squeeze in.

This program is also available as an online presentation.

New England Quilts and the Stories They Tell
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Londonderry, NH
New England Quilts and the Stories They Tell
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Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Belmont, NH
New England Quilts and the Stories They Tell
New England Quilts and the Stories They Tell
Wednesday, June 29, 2022
Bradford, NH
New England Quilts and the Stories They Tell
New England Quilts and the Stories They Tell
Thursday, July 21, 2022
Lyndeborough, NH
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Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Conway, NH
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