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2021 ATLANTA

QUILT FESTIVAL

Celebrating

13 Years!

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Upcoming Events

  • Freedom Quilts Exhibit
    Thu, Jun 17
    Southwest Arts Center
    Atlanta Quilt Festival & Sewjourners Quilt Guild present "Freedom Quilts" as part of the City of South Fulton, GA "Juneteenth Celebration" || June 17th - July 9th, 2021 || Southwest Arts Center, 915 New Hope Road, Atlanta, GA 30331
  • Freedom Quilts Exhibit Opening
    Thu, Jun 17
    Southwest Arts Center
    Atlanta Quilt Festival & Sewjourners Quilt Guild present "Freedom Quilts" as part of the City of South Fulton, GA "Juneteenth Celebration" || Opening June 17th - July 9th, 2021 || Southwest Arts Center, 915 New Hope Road, Atlanta, GA 30331
  • Juried Exhibit
    Fri, Jul 30
    Southwest Arts Center
    ArtQuilts || Traditional Quilts || Modern Quilts || African-American Heritage Quilts || July 30 - August 27, 2021 || Southwest Arts Center, 915 New Hope Road, Atlanta, GA 30331
  • Creative Dollmaking
    Sat, Aug 14
    Southwest Arts Center
    Join the renaissance in African American dollmaking. Master quilter and dollmaker Jan Hollins will teach you how. Class will be held at Southwest Arts Center, 915 New Hope Road, Atlanta, GA 30331 from 10 – 3:30p.m. Sewing machine and basic sewing supplies required. Kit provided by the instructor.
  • Beginning Quilting
    Sat, Aug 14
    Southwest Arts Center
    Master quilter Nina Moore can teach you to quilt in just one day. Learn the basics of quilting by making a rail fence block. Once you master this block, you will be able to make almost any quilt. The class will be held at Southwest Arts Center, 915 New Hope Road, Atlanta, GA 30331 from 10– 3:30pm
  • Sarah Bond Master Class
    Fri, Aug 20
    Southwest Arts Center
    Learn to create a dynamic quilt with movement and a touch of three-dimensional illusion by combining color and contrast with angles and orientation. Master quilter Sarah Bond will teach you how to make her Diamond Stairstep quilt. Southwest Arts Center, 915 New Hope Road, Atlanta, GA 30331 10-3:30pm
  • Sarah Bond Master Class
    Sat, Aug 21
    Southwest Arts Center
    Learn to create a dynamic quilt with movement and a touch of three-dimensional illusion by combining color and contrast with angles and orientation. Master quilter Sarah Bond will teach you how to make her Diamond Stairstep quilt. Southwest Arts Center, 915 New Hope Road, Atlanta, GA 30331 10-3:30pm
  • Sarah Bond Trunk Show
    Sat, Aug 21
    Southwest Arts Center
    Get up close and personal with Master Quilter Sarah Bond as she shares her beautiful quilts and the historical quilts and quilters in her family. The trunk show will be held at Southwest Arts Center, 915 New Hope Road, Atlanta, GA 30331 from 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
NEW VENUE FOR EXHIBIT & ACTIVITIES 2021

Southwest Arts Center, 915 New Hope Road, Atlanta, GA 30331

GET INVOLVED!

The AQF is dedicated to the preservation and promotion of African American quilting and other textile art. It showcases some of the finest examples of African American quilts, dolls and other fiber art across the spectrum of all genres including traditional, art, modern and African American Heritage styles.  At the same time, the Atlanta Quilt Festival provides a welcoming environment for beginners to introduce their work to the world.

 
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As an entrant my signature grants the AQF the rights to photography my quilt for publication, advertising or promotional use. All images of accepted quilts become the property of AQF.

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S H O P

QUILTS FOR SALE

Check out our amazing collection of mini quilts now available for purchase.

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SAVE THE DATE!

Online Quilt entries open May 16, 2021

Deadline for quilt entry application July 10, 2021

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