As you enjoy your summer, be sure to include us in your plans! Start by coming to our ESTATE SALE on Aug. 9 & 10 at the Garden Club (across the street from the Museum) This is a joint fund-raising event for the La Conner Quilt & Textile Museum and the Skagit County Historical Museum.
You can then visit our exhibit after you're finished shopping - the 9th Biennial Japanese Exhibit, which opened on July 2. Here's what some of our guests are saying about this extraordinary exhibit:
"I'm astonished at the simplicity and beauty of the line and design!" - Peg, Woodland, CA
"Superb! Should be shown world wide!" - anon., Seattle, WA
"Stunning - so inspirational. I rejoice for all who experience this show!" - Gwen, Bellingham, WA
"There is such love and devotion in all the quilts and especially "Wishes Through Our Hands". Every piece on the second floor from fabrics lovingly rescued is a delight. The Schlotterback quilts - a moving connection to our past quilters....Each was memorable." - Carolyn, Tucson, AZ
Check out our event schedule for information on upcoming classes on Temari - Japanese Thread Balls, and Indigo Dyeing.
Are you an online shopper? Do you shop on Amazon? If so, consider starting your shopping experience at AmazonSmile. By entering Amazon.com via this link, which will take you directly to the main Amazon site, 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products will be donated to charitable organizations like ours! The first time you enter the site you will be given an opportunity to select the charity your purchases will support and we hope you will pick us!
The La Conner Quilt & Textile Museum is only made possible by the generous donations of our members and supporters like you! Please consider making a tax-deductible donation today.