Hello! Martha Spark and Ann Wasserman are hereby announcing our brand new Virtual Quilt Restoration Workshop!
February 20 - March 20, 2021
Five Saturdays, 3 hours per day
Two sessions per day
North American time zones:
10:00-11:30am and 12:30-2:00pm (Pacific)
11:00am-12:30pm and 1:30-3:00pm (Mountain)
noon-1:30pm and 2:30-4:00pm (Central)
1:00-2:30pm and 3:30-5:00pm (Eastern)
Maximum class size: 15. You will get lots of individual attention!
We will be teaching via Zoom. There will be both lectures and group discussion sessions.
Topics will include:
-- Philosophies, techniques, and supplies used in restoration, conservation, and preservation
-- Fabric history and quilt dating
-- A show-and-share of participant's quilts, and a discussion of how and when to use the various techniques
-- Tips on how to run a quilt restoration business
You can register for the full workshop or for selected individual events.
Details of content, cost, and registration can be found on our webpage.
Ann Wasserman has nearly 40 years experience with quilt restoration and conservation. She is the author of the book Preserving Our Quilt Legacy: Giving antique quilts the special care they deserve.
Martha Spark has over 30 years experience working with historic textiles in the museum environment. She was Collections Manager at the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum. She has been a professional quilt restorer for almost 20 years.