Jim Hay to Offer Two New Art Quilt Workshops: “The Dots Have It” and “Open a New Page” at the Dennos

The Dennos Museum Center presents two two-day workshop with the internationally recognized and award winning quilt artist Jim Hay from Japan. The workshops are entitled “The Dots Have It” and “Open a New Page.” They will be offered May 1-4, 2017 at the museum. To register call (231) 995-1573.

Jim Hay has his studio in Takasaki, Gunma, Japan near Tokyo. His quilts have been shown in major exhibitions of art quilts throughout the world and on several occasions at the Dennos Museum Center, including a one person exhibition in 2014.

Jim Hay has offered art quilt workshops at the Dennos Museum Center in recent years. If you have not taken a workshop with Jim Hay, it is recommended, but not required, that you start with “The Dots Have It. Both workshops are entirely new offerings, so that if you have worked with Jim before, the workshops will be different than what you may have taken with him in the past at The Dennos.

The workshop will be presented on the following schedule:

“The Dots Have It”

Monday, May 1st, 9am to 4pm

Tuesday, May 2nd, 9am to 1pm

“Open a New Page”

Wednesday, May 3rd, 9am to 4pm

Thursday, May 4th, 9am to 1pm

Cost: $100 for either two-day workshop.

$180 for both workshops: Museum Member discount $10 for either workshop

Space is limited.

To Register: Call Chelsie Niemi at (231) 995-1573, payment due upon registration

Open to beginners, intermediate and advanced artists

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