Asheville, NC is home to the Alliance for American Quilts.
This organization was formed 15 years ago to document, and preserve the history of quilts and their makers. Settle down with a cup of coffee (no make that a pot) and explore their easy to navigate, updated informative and inspiration filled website.
"Four Sided Journey" by Yvonne Porcella
To celebrate their anniversary, a generous group of 67 quilters have donated small quilts such as the one above which will be auctioned on ebay Oct. 30- Nov. 19, 2008. The proceeds will benefit worthy AAQ projects. Preview the quilts and consider bidding to show your support.