Welcome!

Browse through this site and you will find a wide range of information about the Nebraska State Quilt Guild. If you’re not already a member, we hope you will join us! As a member, you will receive our newsletter six times a year, either the paper version, or the online version (your choice). You will also be supporting the community outreach programs of the guild. Two of our most popular programs are the regional Quilt Gatherings we sponsor and the Library Project, where we donate quilting books to public libraries in the state every year.

Click here for a membership form.

Quilting News....


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Quilting Events
Be sure to check our Quilting Events page for a list of quilt shows and other related events scheduled throughout the state. If you are an organizer of a quilting event, please send information to be included to webmaster@nsqg.org.
QNE2015

QuiltNebraska 2015

Plans are well underway for QuiltNebraska 2015. Learn all the early details at the QuiltNebraska website.

2015 Raffle Quilt

Read about the creation of the 2015 Raffle Quilt on the Raffle Quilts page.
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Shimmering Stars
Photo Courtesy of Marilyn Karper www.karperquilting.com

NATIONAL QUILTING DAY - March 14, 2015

National Quilting Day 2015 will be our sixth annual FREE community event held at the International Quilt Study Center & Museum, 33rd & Holdrege, Lincoln. Once again, visitors will enjoy free museum admission, demonstrations, lectures, and tours of the current exhibitions. This year, we are offering an ala carte lunch available for purchase for guests who want to spend the entire day at the Quilt House!

You may chose to attend in the morning OR the afternoon, as both times will offer the same lectures, displays and demonstrations! In addition to the four Lectures, guests can chose to see "Collection Care in Action" in our Conservation Workroom. Learn how we care for our textiles from staff and museum volunteers. Crazy Quilt Craze, in the 1st floor gallery will feature a DVD and large display of Crazy Quilts. Sit down, relax and enjoy our programs!

Our volunteers will demonstrate and display a large array of Handwork techniques from all around the World! Learn about techniques used in the exhibitions first hand- Tile quilts, hexagon quilts, appliqué, embroidery and more!
What's new in the quilting industry? Aurifil & Handi Quilter will have all the latest machines and products for you to see. Museum guests can tour the quilt exhibitions in the galleries. Visit with our Quilts of Valor volunteers and sign a block to be included in a quilt. Community Showcase will feature a large exhibit of Quilts of Valor! Have your picture taken with our "Photo Frame!" provided by Lincoln Convention & Tourism.

Free Parking is available in all University parking lots north of the Quilt House and at Hardin Hall at 33rd & Holdrege St. (including restricted lots).

Click here for a printable flyer.
Updates & additional details:
International Quilt Study Center & Museum: www.quiltstudy.org

Sponsored by Lincoln Quilters Guild, Nebraska State Quilt Guild, Aurifil and Handi Quilter

Submitted by Sheila Green, National Quilting Day 2015 Chair
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