Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities

Quilt Symposium

 

Postponed until further notice.


CALL FOR QUILT GROUPS 


REGISTRATION 

  • Registration is $10 and includes lunch. 
  • Register by mail:
    • Complete this form and make checks payable to "Auburn University."
    • Mail to: Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities, Pebble Hill, Auburn, AL 36849
  • Register online:
    • Click here to register online and pay by credit card. 

SCHEDULE

 

Thursday, May 14

1 PM

Workshop: Care of Historic Quilts: Best Practices for Preservation

 

Ryan Blocker, Alabama Department of Archives and History

3 PM

Community Quilt Show

5 PM

Reception

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, May 15

8:30 AM

Coffee and Registration

8:45 AM

Welcome

9:00 AM

Alabama Quilts: Wilderness through World War II

 

Carole King, Old Alabama Town

9:30 AM

 

 

Gail Andrews

10:00 AM

 

Q&A

10:15 AM

Break

10:30 AM

The Mt. Ida Quilt Project: One Community, Two Quilts, Three Centuries

 

Sarah Bliss Wright

11:00 AM

Alabama Quilts and Their Stories

 

Beth Hunter

11:30 AM

Q&A

11:45 AM

Lunch by Wilton's Catering

 

Book Sales and Community Quilt Show

1:00 PM

The African American Quilt Aesthetic: A Conversation with Sylvia G. Stephens

 

Joey Brackner, Alabama State Council on the Arts

Last Updated: April 29, 2020