Quilted Wall Hangings 22″ x 22″

 

Did you know that prior to the 1970’s if you wanted to learn Hawaiian Quilting your first pattern would probably have been a full size quilt.  It was not until 1972 that John & Poakalani Serrao became one of the first quilt designers to offer the smaller 22″ x 22″ quilt designs for beginners.  It was less overwhelming than the larger quilts and it was the beginning of using the small cushions as artistic wallhangings instead of sofa decorations. Enjoy some of the quilting squares mostly quilted by Poakalani and some from her students. Many of the pictures listed below were taken BDC (Before Ditigal Camera’s) so the pictures are not as vibrant in color but still great to look at.  Enjoy!

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Class Cancellation Schedule – Please Read Updated 08-13-17

May 15, 2017May 15, 2017
*No Class September 9 - Las Vegas Hoolaulea - Henderson, Nevada *No Class October 14 - Yokohama " Na Pua o Puuwai" - Flowers From The Heart Hawaiian Quilt Exhibition  

Building Renovation Kanaina Building – Update May, 2017

February 19, 2017February 19, 2017
Aloha Everyone, We were all  aware that the Kanaina Building was scheduled for renovations a year ago.  We are now getting closer to the renovation date so we will be on a week to week notice for the quilting classes.  Please keep checking weekly for an updated status.  We will be at the Iolani Palace  through the month of June but haven't gotten any update for the month of July.  We have found a temporary home at the Bishop Museum when the renovations begin and will let you know when the time gets closer.. Thank you for your patience.   Cissy