Can’t make the show in Paducah this year?
You can view lectures and participate in the Live Quilt Auction from the comfort of your easy chair at home via this year’s live Webcasts. Lectures will be given by Carol Butzke, Pat Sloan, Nancy Prince, Margaret J. Miller, Terry Waldron, Gerald E. Roy, Mary Sorensen, Andi Reynolds, Dianne S. Hire, Suzanne Swenson, Sherry Rogers-Harrison, Susan Stewart, Kathy McNeil, Alex Anderson, Shelly Zegart, Sandy Schweitzer, and Gail Garber.
To participate in the Live Quilt Auction, you will need to register for the Webcast – click the Webcast button above.
Then, from the list of events, select:
Special Event: The National Quilt Museum’s Live Quilt Benefit Auction (Thur. 6pm) $10.00 – Just visit this website at Auction time to participate. $10.00
Once your registration has been processed, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the chat room that will be activated when the auction starts.
At 6 p.m. (Central time) on Thursday, April 26, you can click on the link in your email to view the webcast and log into the Chat Room (at the bottom of the page, click on “JOIN THE CHAT SESSION !“) to participate in the auction.
The Museum will have staff manning the Chat Room to submit your bids as the auction progresses. While you’re watching the auction in one window, you’ll be able to post your bid and see bids in the chat window from other webcast viewers as well as bids from the floor. This link will also be posted on the webcast window for your convenience.
Images of some items for the Live Auction are now available for viewing online. CLICK HERE. Items included in the auction include new and antique quilts, quilt tops, Juki longarm sewing machine, and much more.
Credit card payment will be accepted for online bids.
Shipping will be added to winning bids from the Chat Room.
Sign up now and you’ll be all ready to join the Chat Room to bid live during the Museum’s Live Quilt Auction. And keep checking the museum’s site to see more items that will be up for bid.