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Eighty thousand Kansans served in World War I; 227,000 in World War II. We pay tribute to all Kansas soldiers by telling the story of Kansan James Clark Hughes. He served from... details>>
In the early 20th century, Emporia was home to a group of innovative quilters whose quilts are housed in art museums and prized internationally. Learn about these amazing Kansas ladies and the “Emporia, Kansas Phenomenon” and some of the finest quilts of the 20th century. Following a brief presentation, participants will make a quilt square of their own inspired by the Emporia quilters. Participants should bring a thimble, needles, thread, fabric, scissors and straight pins.
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