Digital News Report – Today is National Quilting Day which is recognized by the National Quilt Association. This day has been celebrated annually by quilting enthusiast since 1991. Local quilting guilds across the United States may be doing something special today.
There are several quilt museums across the US. However if you don’t live nearby a quilt museum, you can visit virtually online at http://www.onlinequiltmuseum.com/. At this website you can become inspired by many different quilting styles.
If you are looking for old quilts to get inspiration from you can visit http://www.quiltindex.org/ where there is a large repository of quilts archived to view online. This will tell stories about quilters and the times that they were made. Quilts often have stories to tell, and this website is a great exploration of quilts.
If you are a quilter, happy quilting!
By Victoria Brown