Quiltmania magazine is a bimonthly magazine which is published in three languages:
French, English and Dutch and which has become, since 1997, the reference for all the quilters thanks to
the quality of its content, exhibitions of quilts from all over the world, collections, artists and
original sections, of which Quilts & Enchanting Homes, and also 3 detailed projects in cm and inches.
From appliqué to piecing together, all the traditional techniques are offered in our magazine and come
with many free tutorials.
The Annette Gero Collection of Quilts from Militar
War and Pieced: The Annette Gero Collection of Quilts from Military Fabrics
September 6, 2017–January 7, 2018
War and Pieced is the first exhibition in the United States to showcase the spectacularly complex geometric quilts made exclusively by men using richly dyed wools derived from British military and dress uniforms.
Soldier's Patchwork with Incredible Border, artist unidentified, India, 1855 (pre-1881), felted wools from military uniforms, with beads; hand-applied beadwork, layered and hand-appliquéd border, 82 x 88 in., The Annette Gero Collection. Photo by Tim Connolly, Shoot Studios.
Organized by the American Folk Art Museum, New York, in collaboration with the International Quilt & Study Center and Museum, University of Lincoln–Nebraska. Cocurated by Dr. Annette Gero, international quilt historian, author, and collector, and Stacy C. Hollander, Deputy Director for Curatorial Affairs, Chief Curator, and Director of Exhibitions at the American Folk Art Museum.
The next show we will be participating in will be in Birmingham from August 10th-13th at the Festival of Quilts.
For this occasion, Quiltmania is organizing a little prize contest. The lucky winners will receive FREE ENTRY PASSES to this top European quilt show! All you have to do is answer our online questionnaire between June 22nd-30th, 2017.
6 winners will be drawn from the participants who answer the questions correctly.