Woodson Art Museum Exhibit Through March 29, 2009

February 27, 2009 § Leave a comment

The national exhibition at the Woodson Art Museum features forty-five quilts from Quilt National 2007.

Quilts are appearing in museums and galleries thanks to exhibitions like Quilt National: The Best of Contemporary Quilts, which is at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum in Wausau, Wisconsin, and remains on view through March 29.

For more info and a photo of Virginia Abrams’  “Spring Cascade,” see:


Art Cloth Challenge 2008

February 27, 2009 § Leave a comment

The Art Cloth Challenge

Check  Jane Dunnewold’s Art Cloth Challenge  here: http://artclothchallenge.blogspot.com/

Each of the twelve participant’s work  is shown in step by step detail,  and is accompanied by  text,  contact info, photos and bio.

The Original Fabric

The Art Cloth Challenge

Photo is Jane Dunnewold’s.

Now go to the site to see what was done with this……..

Indiana Heritage Quilt Show March 5 – 7, 2009

February 22, 2009 § Leave a comment

It’s almost here!

The 18th Annual Indiana Heritage Quilt Show will be held at the Bloomington, Indiana, Convention Center,  March 5 – 7, 2009.

"String of Pearls" by Mary Buvia

String of Pearls by Mary Buvia, 2008’s Best of Show  winner

For more  information, go to: http://www.ihqs.org/index.html

“Rainbow Poppy”

February 21, 2009 § Leave a comment

It’s almost done!  Rainbow Poppy is disperse dyed onto soft  satin.    I     manipulated a digital photo of a poppy and played with it on Adobe Photoshop Photo Elements 5.0.

I am very pleased with the way it is turning out.  I’m almost done with the machine quilting.


Fun Art Video

February 21, 2009 § Leave a comment

Good art

The most incredible paint brush you’ll ever see.


“View From the Park” is done!

February 12, 2009 § Leave a comment


Done!  Well, I still have to add the sleeve and quilt label.

Now I am quilting “Poppies”.

Photo to come.

Artfull Bras Project for Breast Cancer Awareness

February 3, 2009 § Leave a comment

This is the project of  Quilters of South Carolina.


The artfull bras are so creative!

Below are two of them.

Haute Couture – JoAnn Amidon

Buttons and Bows and Boobs – Sandra Baker

The Artfull Bras Project

Members of Quilters of South Carolina have created one-of-a-kind bras for breast cancer awareness.  The exhibit consists of 49 original pieces to make the public aware of breast cancer, to memorialize those lost to the disease, and to honor survivors.

The exhibit will tour South Carolina until October 2009, when the artfull bras will be auctioned, with the proceeds donated to Best Chance Network, a program which provides care and treatment for uninsured women in the state who have breast or ovarian cancer.

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