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Basics of Quilt Construction
- Mar 10, 2021 09:30 am

March 10 & 17, 2021 | 9:30 am to 4:00pm This class will cover the Basics of Quilt Construction. This is a great class for the beginner or anyone who wants to improve their quilt piecing skills. Learn great tips and helps for choosing fabric, rotary cutting techniques, pressing and piecing of this wonderful quilt top. Rita will help you thru the basic steps for making Regency Romance by Moda quilt top which measures 63x 69 inches. There will be lots of discussions, experience, and practical tips for strip piecing nine patches, half-square triangles, quarter-square triangles, star blocks, fussy cutting blocks, and quilt top construction with borders as well as finishing ideas. Join Rita in making this beautiful top, improving your skills, and enjoying time with other quilters. Class is limited to 6 students. Each student will have their own table to work from, allowing for the 6' social distancing recommendations.

Cost: $ 130.00
Color & Composition with Lea McComas
- Mar 27, 2021 01:00 pm

Build your artistic skills without leaving home. Join our ongoing, online class in Color & Composition with Lea McComas. Learn to use color with confidence by gaining an understanding of color theory and elements of composition. This interactive class meets monthly on Zoom every 4th Saturday. Each session will focus on a different color scheme, with additional information on concepts related to color and composition. Participants are invited to respond to monthly challenges and then share their work in the next class.

Cost: $ 20.00
English Paper Piecing Enthusiasts
- Apr 06, 2021 01:00 pm

Love English Paper Pieced quilts....have a project started or want to learn to paper-piece? This is the group for you. Come share your current project or learn from others in this low-key meeting where EPP enthusiasts meet for inspiration. Meetings are held the first Tuesday of each month and for 2021 there will be two meeting times, both limited to 6 attendees to adhere to current social distancing guidelines. Times: 1-3pm. Registration is required.

Cost: $ FREE
Dates: April 7, 14, & 21st. Time: 1-4 p.m. Class consists of three sessions. Learn the basics of free motion quilting. Class is limited to 6 attendees so each student has their own table to work at, following social distance guidelines.

Cost: $ 105.00
Color & Composition with Lea McComas
- Apr 24, 2021 01:00 pm

Build your artistic skills without leaving home. Join our ongoing, online class in Color & Composition with Lea McComas. Learn to use color with confidence by gaining an understanding of color theory and elements of composition. This interactive class meets monthly on Zoom every 4th Saturday. Each session will focus on a different color scheme, with additional information on concepts related to color and composition. Participants are invited to respond to monthly challenges and then share their work in the next class.

Cost: $ 20.00
Color & Composition with Lea McComas
- May 22, 2021 01:00 pm

Build your artistic skills without leaving home. Join our ongoing, online class in Color & Composition with Lea McComas. Learn to use color with confidence by gaining an understanding of color theory and elements of composition. This interactive class meets monthly on Zoom every 4th Saturday. Each session will focus on a different color scheme, with additional information on concepts related to color and composition. Participants are invited to respond to monthly challenges and then share their work in the next class.

Cost: $ 20.00
Creating Eyes for Portraits
- Jun 05, 2021 01:00 pm

June 5th and 12th | 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. -- Do you know the difference between a predator and a prey animal's eyes? When you look at eyes closely, they are fascinating. You will learn about the iris's different shapes and tricks that will make your portrait more realistic. We will practice creating both human and animal eyes. Class kit: $35.00 (not included in the price of the class) Although you will be given a supply list, DO NOT go out and purchase anything until you have attended the first class. Barb will have all the items on the supply list for your use at the first class, which after using you can choose to purchase the items that will work best for your use.

Cost: $ 120.00
Color & Composition with Lea McComas
- Jun 26, 2021 01:00 pm

Build your artistic skills without leaving home. Join our ongoing, online class in Color & Composition with Lea McComas. Learn to use color with confidence by gaining an understanding of color theory and elements of composition. This interactive class meets monthly on Zoom every 4th Saturday. Each session will focus on a different color scheme, with additional information on concepts related to color and composition. Participants are invited to respond to monthly challenges and then share their work in the next class.

Cost: $ 20.00
Color & Composition with Lea McComas
- Jul 24, 2021 01:00 pm

Build your artistic skills without leaving home. Join our ongoing, online class in Color & Composition with Lea McComas. Learn to use color with confidence by gaining an understanding of color theory and elements of composition. This interactive class meets monthly on Zoom every 4th Saturday. Each session will focus on a different color scheme, with additional information on concepts related to color and composition. Participants are invited to respond to monthly challenges and then share their work in the next class.

Cost: $ 20.00
Color & Composition with Lea McComas
- Aug 28, 2021 01:00 pm

Build your artistic skills without leaving home. Join our ongoing, online class in Color & Composition with Lea McComas. Learn to use color with confidence by gaining an understanding of color theory and elements of composition. This interactive class meets monthly on Zoom every 4th Saturday. Each session will focus on a different color scheme, with additional information on concepts related to color and composition. Participants are invited to respond to monthly challenges and then share their work in the next class.

Cost: $ 20.00
Color & Composition with Lea McComas
- Sep 25, 2021 01:00 pm

Build your artistic skills without leaving home. Join our ongoing, online class in Color & Composition with Lea McComas. Learn to use color with confidence by gaining an understanding of color theory and elements of composition. This interactive class meets monthly on Zoom every 4th Saturday. Each session will focus on a different color scheme, with additional information on concepts related to color and composition. Participants are invited to respond to monthly challenges and then share their work in the next class.

Cost: $ 20.00
Color & Composition with Lea McComas
- Oct 23, 2021 01:00 pm

Build your artistic skills without leaving home. Join our ongoing, online class in Color & Composition with Lea McComas. Learn to use color with confidence by gaining an understanding of color theory and elements of composition. This interactive class meets monthly on Zoom every 4th Saturday. Each session will focus on a different color scheme, with additional information on concepts related to color and composition. Participants are invited to respond to monthly challenges and then share their work in the next class.

Cost: $ 20.00
Color & Composition with Lea McComas
- Dec 05, 2021 01:00 pm

Build your artistic skills without leaving home. Join our ongoing, online class in Color & Composition with Lea McComas. Learn to use color with confidence by gaining an understanding of color theory and elements of composition. This interactive class meets monthly on Zoom every 4th Saturday. Each session will focus on a different color scheme, with additional information on concepts related to color and composition. Participants are invited to respond to monthly challenges and then share their work in the next class.

Cost: $ 20.00
2021 Kids Kamp
- Jun 07, 2021 10:00 am

Hooray, for Summer Camps! The museum will host week-long Youth Camps in June. Each class focuses on several projects which can be taken home daily. We will teach entry-level sewing (if needed) and provide education on textile arts and quilting. Pick one session. Students can register for either Session 1 or Session 2. The class is not designed to be attended both weeks. Ages eight through teen years are welcome. Machines and supplies will be provided. If you already have a machine (one that you know how to operate) and fabrics you would like to use please feel free to bring them; however, you are not required to come with supplies.

Cost: $ 225.00
2021 Kids Kamp
- Jun 21, 2021 10:00 am

Hooray, for Summer Camps! The museum will host week-long Youth Camps in June. Each class focuses on several projects which can be taken home daily. We will teach entry-level sewing (if needed) and provide education on textile arts and quilting. Pick one session. Students can register for either Session 1 or Session 2. The class is not designed to be attended both weeks. Ages eight through teen years are welcome. Machines and supplies will be provided. If you already have a machine (one that you know how to operate) and fabrics you would like to use please feel free to bring them; however, you are not required to come with supplies.

Cost: $ 225.00
Current Exhibit
15th Nihon Japanese Quilt Exhibition & Viewpoints 9
Through April 17, 2021


Membership has Benefits
Become a member today to gain free entry to exhibits throughout the year. Free admission to Sunday at the Museum lectures, discounts on gift shop purchases, and more! 

Upcoming Event
Sunday at the Museum
March 14th at 2:00 p.m.

Christine Copenhaver: Necktie Quilts Reinvented. Christine demonstrates how the exquisite fabrics so often found in neckties can be repurposed to make stunningly beautiful quilts.

 



Contact Us:

Phone:   303-277-0377
Email:   rmqm@rmqm.org
Address:  200 Violet Street, Suite 140
                 Golden, CO 80401
Hours:  Monday - Saturday 10-4pm
              Closed Sundays