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Pat Ehrenberg

Ripon, WI

Pat EhrenbergPat has been making quilts since 1984, carrying on a generations-long family tradition. In her program, Pat can give demonstrations of quilting, show quilts she’s made and explain how they came to be, lead hands-on sessions, or talk about the history of quilting including Civil War quilts, patterns and techniques of quilting.

Program Formats

A general presentation

An introductory workshop

Best for Ages

Early elementary—general presentation only, no hands-on
Grades K-2, ages 5-7

Upper elementary
Grades 3-5, ages 8-10

Middle school
Grades 6-8, ages 11-13

High school
Grades 9-12, ages 14-18
*Pat finds that this age group typically isn’t interested in quilting, but is willing to work with an enthusiastic group.

Adults, ages 18 and up


Artist fee:



Mileage plus reimbursement for supplies

Program Needs:
A display table. For a hands-on workshop, tables, chairs and scissors for students.

No restrictions

Past Venues:

  • The Civil War Museum, Racine, 2008
  • Quilt Expo, Madison, 2008 & 2004
  • The Children's Museum, Appleton, 2005 & 2002
  • Anyone Can Fly Conference on Arts, Curriculum & Community, Madison, 2004
  • Chiba People’s Day Festival, Chiba City, Japan, 2000
  • Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Washington, DC, 1998
  • Wisconsin Folklife Festival, Madison, 1998
  • numerous presentations for local quilt guilds, Girl Scout troops, school groups, county extension groups & church groups

Pat Ehrenberg
N5008 Horner Road
Ripon, WI 54971

last updated: 12/22/2011   


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