KHQS Registry Information
Kentucky Heritage Quilt Society
The Contented Heart Quilt Guild located at The Quilt Shoppe, 24 North Main Street, Monticello will be hosting the Kentucky Heritage Quilt Society Quilt Registry (KHQS). This registry will date the fabric, and assess the pattern, method and condition of the quilt. No appraisals will be offered. A photo will be taken and stored at the Kentucky Museum located at Western Kentucky University. Information will be available on the KHQS website.
Dates are March 29th and 30th from 10 AM till 3:00 PM. You must pre-register by sending an e-mail to: Quiltshoppe@hotmail.com. Under the subject line please show “KHQS Registry”. Include your full name, a phone number and # of Quilts) to be registered. We will contact you with a date and time to bring your quilt and leave it for the assessment. You can pickup your quilt about an hour later.
Requirements are: 1) Quilt must be owned by a KY resident. It does not have to be made in KY. 2) made prior to 1960 3) only 1 or 2 quilts per person.
The wonderful quilt behind the scene on the website was made by Karen Riggins. Karen is a founding member of KHQS and has served the organization in several capacities including President and QAK Coordinator.