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Historic Indian Agency House

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1490 Agency House Road
Portage, Wisconsin 53901
608.742.6362 www.agencyhouse.org

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March 2018

Vintage Quilt and Naal Binding Exhibit at Historic Indian Agency House

March 22 @ 10:00 am - March 24 @ 5:00 pm
Historic Indian Agency House, 1490 Agency House Road
Portage, Wisconsin 53901
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Free

(Portage, WI) -- Vintage Quilt and Naal Binding Exhibit at Historic Indian Agency House Historic Indian Agency House is offering a special exhibit for the Threaded Streams Fiber Arts Trail weekend. In this exhibit, they'll present vintage and historic quilts from their collection along with Naal Binding demonstrations by Victoria Ast. These are some of the textiles you might see at HIAH in the exhibit.

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Needle Felted Owl Workshop

March 23 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Historic Indian Agency House, 1490 Agency House Road
Portage, Wisconsin 53901
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(Portage, WI) -- Needle Felted Owl Workshop A THREADED STREAMS FIBER ARTS TRAIL WORKSHOP As part of the Midwest Fiber Arts Trail, Threaded Streams, the Historic Indian Agency House will have a Needle Felted Owl Workshop. All materials included, cost is $28 per person. Registration is required by calling 608 742 6362 or emailing historicindianagencyhouse@gmail.com. We will also have a vintage quilt exhibit and a naal binding exhibit all three days of Trail.

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May 2018

Quilting at the Agency House: Anatomy of a T-shirt / Knit Quilt Workshop

May 10 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Historic Indian Agency House, 1490 Agency House Road
Portage, Wisconsin 53901
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$50.00

(Portage, WI) -- Quilting at the Agency House: Anatomy of a T-shirt / Knit Quilt Workshop Brought to you by Free Spirit Designs by Maday. Explore techniques for working with knits effectively. Maday will share tips and tricks for stabilizing knits. Please bring a collection of t-shirts to prep or favorite knits. Fusible interfacing can be purchased from Walmart or JoAnne Fabrics. No sewing machine needed. Reservations REQUIRED, 8 students max.  

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Historic Indian Agency House: New Monthly Quilt Exhibits

May 15 - October 31
Historic Indian Agency House, 1490 Agency House Road
Portage, Wisconsin 53901
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(Portage, WI) -- Historic Indian Agency House:  New Monthly Quilt Exhibits Each month from May through October, HIAH will feature a new quilt exhibit in its Museum. Quilting clubs, guilds, and other groups encouraged to visit. More details will be available as we get closer to event, please watch our Facebook page.  

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When This You See Remember Me, a Look at Inscribed Quilts

May 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Historic Indian Agency House, 1490 Agency House Road
Portage, Wisconsin 53901
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$5.00

(Portage, WI) -- When This You See Remember Me, a Look at Inscribed Quilts WHEN THIS YOU SEE REMEMBER ME—A LOOK AT INSCRIBED QUILTS INCLUDING FRIENDSHIP, FUNDRAISING AND ALBUM QUILTS Explore the intentions, differences and similarities and identify characteristics of quilts that were made as tributes, tokens of friendship and memorials through a power point program followed by a trunk show of lecturer’s quilts of this genre. Students are encouraged to bring a quilt of this type to share as time…

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