Category Archives: Our Lectures

Unfinished Business: A Look at Pat’s Collection of Quilt Tops


Everyone has UFO’S stashed away somewhere – wonder if our ancestors simply ran out of time or merely enjoyed stitching quilt tops? Pat Yamin will share the many tops and blocks she has collected over the past 45 years. Be ready to join the fun and make suggestions for finishing unquilted tops. Cameras welcome!

One-Patch Scrap Quilts / Two-Patch Scrap Quilts


Experience the nostalgia of sleeping under a handmade scrap quilt! Pat Yamin shares her huge collection of one- and two-patch quilts and tops from the late1800’s through the early 1930’s. Pat shares stories about where and how she acquired the old quilts, the interesting textiles and some of her funny acquisitions.  There will be time for quilting questions and personal story-telling. “Scrappy is the style and stunning is the look.” Bring your old quilts to share as time permits. Cameras welcome!