Events Calendar

We offer programs and activities for all ages to educate and entertain our audiences on quiltmaking traditions around the world.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
We are pleased to offer this workshop in partnernership with the Lincoln Quilters Guild. More detailed information will be available at a later date. To reserve your space now, email Julie Albrecht at [email protected] or Marilynn Schnepf at [email protected] Unless otherwise stated, workshops will be held at the International Quilt Study Center & Museum, 1523 N. 33rd St. Lincoln, NE...
Thursday, June 20, 2019
June 20 at 5:30 p.m. | FREE The IQSCM will honor immigrants living in Nebraska. Immigrants and former refugees from Vietnam, South Sudan, and Mexico will share their stories. 20 de junio a las 5:30 pm / GRATIS El Museo Internacional del Centro de Estudios de Colchas de Retazo va a honrar a los inmigrantes quienes viven en Nebraska. Inmigrantes...
Friday, June 21, 2019
Artist Kathy Caraccio will give a gallery talk on June 21 at 11 a.m. in her exhibition, on display in the Pumphrey Family Gallery at the International Quilt Study Center & Museum. Gallery talks are complimentary with admission and held during the museum's regularly scheduled docent-guided tours. Caraccio has worked as a master printer in New York City for the...
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Join the International Quilt Study Center & Museum this summer as we dive deeper into Indian quiltmaking traditions with screenings of three documentary shorts. A Trunk Show will follow each film and feature related quilts from the museum’s collection. Appearing this month at Noon: “Godhari Art,” a documentary about quiltmaker and designer Geeta Khandelwal, by Angana Jhaveri and Illumine Films...
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
We are pleased to offer this workshop in partnernership with the Lincoln Quilters Guild. More detailed information will be available at a later date. I made my first quilt in 1992 but became obsessed in 2012, challenging myself to stop making quilts with patterns. I enjoy using most every piece of fabric and consider myself frugal; using even the smallest...
Saturday, July 13, 2019
With instructor Sheila Green, we will explore the exhibition Collecting and Recollecting: Contemporary Quilts in Western India . We’ll learn about India culture, quilts and foods. The American Girl Doll Neela Sen from India will be featured (“Girls of Many Lands"). We will learn block printing and rubbing techniques as we decorate prayer flags or an envelope bag. The children...
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Join the International Quilt Study Center & Museum this summer as we dive deeper into Indian quiltmaking traditions with screenings of three documentary shorts. A Trunk Show will follow each film and feature related quilts from the museum’s collection. Appearing this month at Noon: “Threads,” a documentary about Bangladeshi quiltmaker Surayia Rahman, by Cathy Stevulak (2014, 32 min.). A viewing...
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
We are pleased to offer this workshop in partnernership with the Lincoln Quilters Guild. More detailed information will be available at a later date. To reserve your space now, email Julie Albrecht at [email protected] or Marilynn Schnepf at [email protected] For more information about this instructor, visit laundrybasketquilts.com. Unless otherwise stated, workshops will be held at the International Quilt Study Center...
Sunday, August 18, 2019
Learn your quilts story at Quilt Identification Day. During Quilt Identification Day our trained team of staff and volunteers will examine quilts and offer information about patterns, fabrics, styles and estimated age. We will create a history form and documentation label for each quilt ensuring your quilt’s story is preserved for future generations. Limit two quilts per person per visit...
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
We are pleased to offer this workshop in partnernership with the Lincoln Quilters Guild. More detailed information will be available at a later date. To reserve your space now, email Julie Albrecht at [email protected] or Marilynn Schnepf at [email protected] For more information about this instructor, visit stashbandit.net. Unless otherwise stated, workshops will be held at the International Quilt Study Center...

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