2017 Opportunity Quilts
Eagles of Peace
"Eagles of Peace" is a reproduction of a quilt in the VQM Collection titled "Hannah's Eagles" (pictured left) made in the 1870s by Hannah Kelley Guthrie of Preston Co., WV.
The reproduction was created by Doreen Johnson and the Friends of the VA Quilt Museum in Warrenton, VA. The custom quilting was done by Quilts As Desired.
Tickets Available July 5th, 2017 - July 31, 2018
Purchase tickets below.
Seeds of Color
"Seeds of Color" is a Swirly Girls Design by Susan Emory. It was pieced by Central Va Modern Quilt Guild members and quilted by Melanie Leckey of Oh Sew Loved.
"Seeds of Color" is on display in the Virginia Quilt Museum during the Heritage Redefined Modern Quilt Exhibit.
Tickets available September 5th
Big Talents, Little Quilts for Keeps
A Continuous Quilt Sale in the Museum
Located in the main floor gallery, our Big Talents, Little Quilts for Keeps display features handmade "little quilts", quilted bags, and more. See a quilt you like for a price you like, and take home your special purchase on the day of your visit! 100% of the proceeds from this special display support the Virginia Quilt Museum.
Little Quilts, Big Talents Online Auction
Upcoming Auction - Oct. 7th - 22nd - Click HERE
Click on the above link to browse and bid on a hand-picked assortment of quilt collectibles, gift baskets, fabric bundles, and more. Each item is donated to the auction by a loyal VQM member or supporter, and 100% of the proceeds go to benefit the Museum.
Our online auctions are a great way for quilt art lovers from near and far to not only support the Virginia Quilt Museum, but also to have the opportunity to pursue totally handmade quilted items - no two items are alike!
Seeking Little Quilts, Big Talents Donations! - Do you have a handmade, quilted item or quilt-related gift that you would be willing to offer to the Museum's Little Quilts, Big Talents committee for inclusion in one of our upcoming sales or auctions? If so, please fill out this form and mail or drop off with your donated item. Thank you so much for your support!
Stash Blast: A Fabric Flea Market
(Next date and location TBA)
Our newest and most quickly growing fundraiser is our Stash Blast. Featuring greatly reduced prices on fabric, from fat-quarters to yardage, this sale is a textile and fabric art lover's dream!
During the Stash Blast, shoppers are invited to pick and choose from tables upon tables of fabric, with all fabric sold by weight. Each purchase comes with a free admission pass to the Museum and the satisfaction of knowing you have supported a great cause!
100% of the proceeds benefit the Virginia Quilt Museum.
If your quilt guild is interested in bringing our Stash Blast to your local area, please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org