Her rich and intricate art quilts
feature botanical and wildlife subjects, as well as architectural motifs, including the renovations of the former Watt and Shand Department Store building in Lancaster and the Ashley and Bailey Silk Mill in Columbia, Lancaster County.
New Focus: Art Quilts
in Small Format," an invitational exhibition of more than 50 art quilts
, opens with a reception Friday and runs through Feb.
This collection of art quilts
celebrates the humanity, dignity, and courage of the nine enslaved persons owned by George and Martha Washington at the President's House.
The 60-minute documentary explores the techniques and artistry reflected in contemporary American art quilts
The exhibition will explore Obama's momentous 2008 election by bringing audiences a collection of powerful quilts from a wide range of styles, including art quilts
, folk art and traditional quilts.
A biennial exhibit of small format art quilts
opens Friday at the Coos Art Museum in Coos Bay and runs through Feb.
From historical flower pattern quilts with intricate, highly accomplished stitchery to today's free form art quilts
, the world around us has motivated humans to create.
More than 200 traditional and art quilts
will be on display.
Saturday and will feature more than 200 traditional, heirloom and art quilts
as well as a lecture, live music, vendor booths, antique shops and high tea.
Brighter colors will dominate the more contemporary quilts fluttering outside, from organizer Midge Hoffmann's award-winning art quilts
to small, stained-glass style quilted wall hangings.
Friday in the Hult Center's Jacobs Gallery with a show of art quilts