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As restrictions on social gatherings evolve this year, we will adjust our schedules accordingly.

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SPECIAL EVENTS BULLENTINS

As restrictions on social gatherings evolve this year, we will adjust our schedules accordingly.

UP CLOSE: Alberta Quiltmakers and Their Quilts Book Launch
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June 11, 2021, 12 – 1pm

What stories can quilts tell us? How are quilting materials, designs and techniques unique to Alberta?
Join Lucie Heins, Assistant Curator of Daily Life and Leisure, to learn all about the Alberta Quilt Project. For six years, Lucie researched and documented quilts throughout Alberta to capture the history of quilting in the province, and uncover hidden community stories.
Reserve your seat for UP CLOSE: Alberta Quiltmakers and Their Quilts

Lucie Heins
Lucie Heins is Assistant Curator for the Daily Life and Leisure program at the Royal Alberta Museum/. She has a Bachelor of Science in Textiles and Clothing, with a concentration in conservation, and a Master of Art in Human Ecology, majoring in clothing and textiles, from the University of Alberta Lucie has also worked on projects at the Textile Museum in Washington D.C., and in Haifa, Israel, attending to the textile collection at the Baha’i World Centre.