Upcoming Events

Five-day quiltmaking workshops in one of the world’s most inspirational environments along the California coast. International, visiting artist-faculty of professional instructors conduct a variety of workshops encompassing the quilting arts.

Sessions: February 27 – March 1, March 1-9, March 20-25, March 25-30, April 10-15

For more information visit emptyspoolsseminars.com

A virtual Zoom event of the premiere episode of the Textile Arts Council’s Artist Series, featuring artist Alice Beasley. For thirty years, the Oakland-based, self-taught quilter Beasley has spoken out on issues and events that are meaningful to her through her figurative appliqué quilts.

The event includes a film about Beasley followed by a conversation between Beasley and fellow fiber artist Mirka Knaster.

For more information visit the website textileartscouncil.org

New Quilts of Northern California is accepting entries for an exhibit at the Pacific International Quilt Festival (PIQF), held at the Santa Clara Convention Center on October 14-17, 2021. Exhibit entries are limited to residents of Northern California only.  “Northern California” is defined as  Monterey, Kings, Tulare and Inyo Counties up to the Oregon/NV borders.

Entry form and pictures must be emailed no later than Monday, August 9, 2021. Entry fee must be received or postmarked by August 9, 2021.

For more information visit ncqc.net/new-quilts-of-n-ca