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Quilters Take Manhattan 2017 Speakers
QTM Events by Day
Friday, September 15–view times and details.
Garment District with RaNae Merrill
Garment District with Diane Rode Schneck
Quilt Trunk Show at Victoria Findlay Wolfe’s Loft
Tenement Museum – “Hard Times” and “Sweatshop Workers” Tours
Museum at FIT – Curator-led Exhibition Tour
Tour of the American Folk Art Museum
Behind the Scenes at the Metropolitan Museum’s Renowned Textile Center
Chelsea Gallery Tours
The QTM Scavenger Hunt
Quilters Take Broadway: School of Rock
Saturday, September 16–view times and details.
Quilters Take Manhattan Main Event at FIT with featured speakers Sherri Lynn Wood, Merikay Waldvogel, and Michael A. Cummings, interviewed by Dr. Carolyn L. Mazloomi for Quilters’ S.O.S. – Save Our Stories, and Pokey Bolton will emcee the event. After the lectures, shop with vendors, get some great deals in our silent auction and raffle, take in the beautiful quilts shared by our speakers and the 2017 Alliance contest artists, and participate in (or just watch) the first QTM Fashion Challenge.
Piecework Collective Gallery Talk and Reception in Chelsea–the perfect After Hours event after FIT
Sunday, September 17–view times and details.
Meet Our Sponsors & Our Projects, lecture/demo event
Quilters Take Manhattan Moda Home Ticket
Enjoy the event from your home by purchasing a “Moda Home Ticket.” For $30 Quilt Alliance members/ $40 nonmembers, Home Ticket holders will receive the QTM Goody Bag, packed with samples and treats from all of our sponsors, and a chance to win select door prizes. Home Ticket holders will also receive priority access to online video of our Sunday with Sponsors event (sent via email link 2 weeks after event). Please note: this year’s Home Ticket will not include footage of QTM lectures and interviews due to prohibitive cost.
Home Ticket holders play an important role in supporting the work of the Alliance–thank you!
Also note: Available to shipping addresses in the U.S. and Canada only. Additional postage required for orders in Canada. Click here to purchase a QTM Moda Home Ticket.
Interested in joining our generous sponsors in supporting Quilters Take Manhattan? Learn More Here.