(85” x 88”), c. 1940,
by Myrtle Augusta Loomis Patterson.
From the International Quilt Festival Collection.
True Confessions: First Quilt
Dr. Carolyn Mazloomi did not have a quilting mentor to teach her “the ropes.” But her passion and creativity led her to an amazing creative journey, success, and founding the Women of Color Quilter’s Network.
"Bayou City" Detail
(Full Quilt Size: 24” x 42”) by Jo Sweet
Houston, Texas is a vibrant and diverse city, full of inspiration for any artist. From street art to natural wonders and from amazing foods to international languages, the fourth largest city in the U.S. defies easy classification. The SAQA Houston Circle called on its members to interpret their home city in an art quilt. The works portray Houston as a resilient, welcoming, modern, and changing metropolis.
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