Hexagon Madder Medallion Quilt c. 1875
I will be doing appraisals on May 6, 7 and 8, 2010 at the Home Machine Quilting Show (HMQS) in Salt Lake City, Utah. I am certified by American Quilters Society (AQS) to appraise all types of quilts-antique, vintage and newly made and traditional and art quilts. I will be in booth #514 so please stop by. I will be doing a demo lecture Thursday at 1:30 p.m. on Challenge Quilts-how to find and enter national challenges. On Saturday at 2:30 my lecture is on Learning from the Past-integrating insights from antique quilts into new. And on Friday, I will be presenting an hour long trunkshow 'Textile Time Travel' 150 years of antique quilts with approx. 30 quilts. I will also have a special exhibit with 9 antique quilts from 1830-1900.
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