Sarah Walcott is the International Quilt Study Center & Museum's Collections Assistant. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Master of Arts in textile history with a concentration in quilt studies from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She has interned at Quilt House since 2014, working in collections, exhibitions and education.
As collections assistant, her responsibilities include assisting with accessioning and deaccessioning objects, preparing objects for photography, preparing and receiving shipments, processing loan agreements and contracts, maintaining the IQSCM database and other functions to support to the collections manager. Sarah also curated Hand and Mind in 19th Century Quiltmaking, which appeared in the Laughlin Conference Room at Quilt House in Summer 2017.