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2019 Quilt Camp

Thank you to all of our students who attended camp and to all of our volunteers who helped make this year's camp such a huge success! We had so much fun making all sorts of projects like scottie dogs, quilts and drawstring bags, and we can't wait to see everyone again next summer!

Classes


Learn the basics of free-motion quilting and walking foot grid work, including choosing thread, batting, and needles. Learn designs and the basics of stitching on your quilt top using free-motion quilting as well as how to adapt stencils as quilting motifs. Class is held on three almost consecutive Wednesdays. May 8, 22 & 29

Cost: $ 115.00
Learn the layered freezer paper applique process David Taylor uses on his award winning animal wall quilts. Lots of demonstrations including his pre-turned edge technique, eliminating the dreaded shadowing and an invisible hand stitch.

Cost: $ 75.00
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 on the first Tuesday of each month. RMQM is still following current social distancing guidelines. Please wear a mask. Time: 1-3pm. No registration is required at this time. Cost: $ FREE / Museum admission not included.

3rd Fridays! 10 am - 12 pm The Rocky Mountain Quilt Study group gathers monthly to study and learn with presentations and / or discussions on quilt history, museum collections, and research methodology. You wouldn't believe the depth of information available and any participant is invited to present research they have been doing - and or request assistance from the group where they are stalled in their search for information. Cost: FREE / Museum admission not included.

Cost: $ FREE
Want to learn basic embroidery stitches and be able to add those to your quilts? Then this is the class for you. Embroidery stitches are great additions to your quilts as either large stitches for quilting or added embellishments. Rita will teach you some basic stitches as well as more complex that will help enhance your project.

Cost: $ FREE
Do you sometimes feel your quilt just isn't quite "RIGHT?" But you can't put your finger on the problem to solve it? Learn about the principles of design and color with demonstrations, and hands-on short class assignments. Students will learn how to look at compositions and solve visual problems and how your personality influences design choices and taking risks. Half day class taught by an artist who also makes PAPER Quits and is a master with composition and color.

Cost: $ 35.00
Do you need a special gift? Treasure Boxes might be the answer! Bring your own wooden box - less than 18" in height - Great ones are about 12"x 8" x 6" tall, with lid and a lock. It needs a lid. Bring some different size treasures and trinkets that you want to see on top of the box. Rita will show you the steps to turn that plain box into a a very special Treasure Box. Choosing a theme - you can create a special gift for anyone to store special memory items, or make a fantastic gift presentation.

Cost: $ 40.00
Jane Mathews teaches her unique technique of quilting paper using junk mail, catalogs, maps, letters, photographs and more. Students will learn the basics of sewing on paper, creating a small paper quilt during class time.

Cost: $ 75.00
Love it or hate it - your binding has to live up to the beauty of your quilt. This 4 hour class (with a brown bag lunch break) will give you the opportunity to learn, then actually apply perfect binding to a placemat sized project that you provide to class. Then you get to ask all those burning questions you still have - like how to bind scallops and other specially shaped edges.

Cost: $ 60.00
Hooray, for Summer Camps! RMQM will host week-long Youth Camps in June. Kampers will focus on machine piecing, ironing, color & design and finishing techniques. Intermediate and Advanced campers will expand their basic skills and work on new techniques. Each week focuses on several daily fun and useful projects which build skills, as well as a throw size quilt project completed by the end of the week. *Pick one session.. The camp curriculum is not designed to be attended multiple weeks. *Ages eight through teen years are welcome. *Machines and most supplies will be provided. Sign up today!

Cost: $ 325.00
Hooray, for Summer Camps! RMQM will host week-long Youth Camps in June. Campers will focus on machine piecing, ironing, color & design and finishing techniques. Intermediate and Advanced campers will expand their basic skills. Each week focuses on several daily fun and useful projects which build skills, as well as a throw size quilt project completed by the end of the week. *Pick one session.. Then camp curriculum is not designed to be attended multiple weeks. *Ages eight through teen years are welcome. *Machines and supplies will be provided. Sign up today!

Cost: $ 325.00
Hooray, for Summer Camps! RMQM will host week-long Youth Camps in June. Campers will focus on machine piecing, ironing, color & design and finishing techniques. Intermediate and Advanced campers will expand their basic skills. Each week focuses on several daily fun and useful projects which build skills, as well as a throw size quilt project completed by the end of the week. *Pick one session.. Then camp curriculum is not designed to be attended multiple weeks. *Ages eight through teen years are welcome. *Machines and supplies will be provided. Sign up today!

Cost: $ 325.00
Hooray, for Summer Camps! RMQM will host week-long Youth Camps in June. Campers will focus on machine piecing, ironing, color & design and finishing techniques. Intermediate and Advanced campers will expand their basic skills. Each week focuses on several daily fun and useful projects which build skills, as well as a throw size quilt project completed by the end of the week. *Pick one session.. Then camp curriculum is not designed to be attended multiple weeks. *Ages eight through teen years are welcome. *Machines and supplies will be provided. Sign up today!

Cost: $ 325.00

Current Exhibits
Main Gallery:
Evolutions CFE and RMQM Collection
Northeast Gallery:
Thorns & Spikes | 4 Coners Groupr
April 22, 2024- July 20, 2024

Membership has Benefits
Members gain free entry to exhibits throughout the year, free admission to Sunday at the Museum events, discounts on gift shop purchases, check out books from the Sandra Dallas Library, and more!

Sunday at the Museum
2nd Sunday of most months | 2 pm
April - No Progam (Exhibit Change!)
May 12 - 4 Common Corner's Panel
June - No Program
July 14- RMQM's Antique Quilt Road Show

Contact Us:

Phone:      303-277-0377
Email:       RMQM@RMQM.org
Address:  200 Violet Street, Suite 140
                  Golden, CO 80401
Hours:      Monday - Saturday 10-4pm
                  Sunday - 11-4pm
Closed Major Holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day & Easter Sunday. (early closings the day before at 2pm)
Holiday Hours may be different.