AQSG 2012 Study of Colonial Revival Quilts From the Early 20th Century
April 3- July 19, 2014
40" x 40 "
Members of the American Quilt Study Group host a bi-annual event which involves studying period quilts and interpreting them in a new quilt. The 2012 event focused on Colonial Revival Quilts and resulted in this collection of quilts. Quilts courtesy of the American Quilt Study Group.
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The Quilts of
Ruth B. McDowell
July 17- September 27, 2014
Copyright 2012 Ruth B. McDowell
The art quilts of Ruth represent a sustained and extraordinary development over time, intertwining the themes of nature, geometry, the piecing medium and her abiding love of fabrics. Artist’s Statement: The inspiration for most of my art quilts is a love of nature. In adapting nature to the quilting medium, I try to distill the essence of the subject, leaving out much more than I put in to uncover the subject’s spirit. Each nature quilt becomes an intense exploration of the natural subject matter…
Ruth will be inducted as The Quilters Hall of Fame’s 45th Honoree on July 19th.
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