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Alliance for American Quilts: Amy Milne or Debby Josephs 
The Alliance for American Quilts 


Friday August 5, 2011 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM EDT

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Loft home of Victoria Findlay Wolfe 
38th Street between 8th and 9th Streets
New York City, NY 10018

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Modern Stories:
Documenting the Modern Quilt Movement

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Our first event in the exciting Quilters Take Manhattan event series will be an intimate gathering at the  Garment District loft home of Victoria Findlay Wolfe (Bumble Beans Inc.) pictured above, custom quiltmaker and co-founder of the  New York City Metro Area Modern Quilt Guild and Bumble Beans Basics charity project.  The evening includes a panel of in-the-know bloggers, fabric designers and A-list quilters discussing the Modern Quilt movement. Also, witness  Victoria Findlay Wolfe getting interviewed for the Alliance’s oral history project, Quilters’ S.O.S. – Save Our Stories (Q.S.O.S.). Refreshments and door prizes.

Our panel will be moderated by Jackie Kunkel and panelists include Melanie Testa, Kim Hryniewicz, Jennifer Paganelli, John Adams and Nancy Soriano.

Click links below to register for these other Quilters Take Manhattan events:
Marianne & Jay on the Runway: A Quilter's Alliance of Fabric & Fashion: Sat., August 6, 2011, 1-6 pm
NY’s Ultimate Block Party: Cocktails at The City Quilter, Sat., August 6, 2011, 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Ticket Prices and Payment Options

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$10 for AAQ members
$12 for nonmembers through June 30 and $15 starting July 1.
AAQ annual membership fees start at $25 (Friendship Level). Visit our membership page for more information or join when you buy your event ticket online.

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While PayPal is our payment processor, you do not need a PayPal account to make your payment, but please choose PayPal as your payment option when you register if you plan to pay by PayPal or credit card (in the next screen you will be able to choose PayPal or debit or credit card).  PayPal accepts payments from all Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express cards, as well as some other localized payment types.

If paying by check please note: registration is not complete until payment is received. Please mail your check within 10 days of registration to avoid cancellation. All payments must be received no later than July 29, 2011.

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