Patchwork Quilt Exhibition opens for three-day run

Sanae Nieda of Open House in front of one of her patchwork quilts.

The Okinawa Prefectural Museum and Art Museum is the venue for a special 15th Patchwork Quilt Exhibition through Sunday.

Admission is free for the exhibition, which runs 10 a.m. ~ 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 10 a.m. ~ 5 p.m. on Sunday.  The exhibition is being hosted by Open House.

Open House is the first store to begin workshops on making quilts by sewing machines.  Open House, located in the Oroku area, offers patchwork kits for sale, a patchwork notion, cloth, piecework paper pattern sheets, imported products including miniature miscellaneous goods, and imported accessories.  This is the 15th Patchwork Quilt Exhibition staged at the Okinawa Prefectural Museum.