Windsor Locks - posted Sep, 04 2013
WINDSOR LOCKS – The New England Air Museum is hosting Flights & Fantasies Quilt Show from Sept. 16 through Sept. 22. This major non-juried show will give visitors the opportunity to view a spectacular array of more than 150 quilts to be displayed among the museum’s collection of more than 80 historic aircraft and dozens of related exhibits. There will be quilts of all themes including Dear Jane quilts; a Sandy Hook Tribute quilt; Sue Reich’s Botanical Quilts; and a Miniature Quilt Challenge Flights & Fantasies. This special one-week only event is free to visitors with their paid museum admission. Although it is not a juried show, there will be a viewer’s choice winner. Renowned quilt maker Sue Reich will present a lecture on Saturday, Sept. 21. To learn more, visit her website www.suereichquilts.com. There will be 10 vendors on site on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 21 and 22. For more information, visit www.neam.org or call 860-623-3305.