Quilt Expo celebrates Nancy Zieman and Natalie Sewell

August 27, 2018

We’re less than two weeks away from the start of the 14th annual Quilt Expo, held at the Alliant Energy Center’s Exhibition Hall in Madison. (Get your discount advance tickets here – or consider volunteering!) This year, as every year, attendees will enjoy several special exhibits beyond the 10-category Quilt Contest. One of these exhibits…

Wisconsin Public Television Remembers Nancy Zieman

November 14, 2017

Wisconsin Public Television is saddened by the death of Nancy Zieman, longtime host of Sewing With Nancy. Zieman passed away at her home in Beaver Dam Tuesday morning after a long battle with cancer. An educator, author, pattern maker, television producer, entrepreneur and innovator, Zieman inspired millions of sewing and quilting enthusiasts throughout her career….

Escape, Create & Celebrate at Quilt Expo This Fall

July 14, 2017

Join the ultimate quilting adventure and meet Sewing With Nancy’s Nancy Zieman during Quilt Expo 2017: Sept. 7-9 in Madison! Presented by Wisconsin Public Television (WPT) with Nancy Zieman, Quilt Expo is designed to capture and revitalize the creative quilting spirit. The expo features a 10-category quilt contest, vendor mall, stage presentations, informal lectures, sit…

Enter the Quilt Expo Modern Mini Quilt Challenge!

May 2, 2017

Quilt Expo and Nancy Zieman have announced an all-new quilting challenge taking place throughout the month of May on social media: The Quilt Expo Modern Mini Quilt Challenge! To enter, send a high-resolution image of your quilt to QEChallenge@gmail.com by 5 p.m. CST on Tuesday, May 23, 2017. Include your full name, hometown, and a sentence or…

“Treasured Quilts of Wisconsin” Showcases Tradition, Innovation and Inspiration

November 8, 2016

Update! Watch Treasured Quilts of Wisconsin online here. Quilting is more than just fabric and thread. It is a journey filled with thoughtfulness and emotion. Join host Nancy Zieman to meet the artists behind the quilts in the brand-new television special Treasured Quilts of Wisconsin, premiering 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29 on Wisconsin Public Television. Preview the…

Preview “Treasured Quilts of Wisconsin,” Coming to WPT This November

September 7, 2016

Treasured Quilts of Wisconsin, a brand-new WPT  program hosted by Sewing With Nancy‘s Nancy Zieman, premieres 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29 on WPT. In this exclusive preview of the program, quilter and author Natalie Sewell discusses how she first fell in love with quilting and how her art has evolved. Treasured Quilt of Wisconsin contains interviews,…

Meet Nancy Zieman & Learn New Techniques at Quilt Expo

July 13, 2016

Registration for Quilt Expo 2016 is officially open! Every year, guests flock to Quilt Expo to Escape, Create and Celebrate. The three-day event, presented by Wisconsin Public Television with Nancy Zieman, invites all quilt lovers to learn, laugh and draw inspiration from each other. Quilt Expo | Sept. 8-10, 2016 Alliant Energy Center in Madison Register early…

A Message From Sewing With Nancy Host Nancy Zieman

May 6, 2015

Please watch this message from Nancy Zieman, host of Sewing With Nancy. On her personal blog, Nancy writes, “Please know that I am rendered cancer free at this time. I’m feeling remarkably well and have been showered with love and friendship. The purpose of this video is not to alarm you, only to explain why…