Pushing Textile Art to an Extreme Form

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  This Guest post is courtesy of fiber artist and teacher, Pat Pauly. Hold the catalog of Quilt National ‘17 in your hand and you’ll feel the energy. It’s got color and lots of it, but there is more. Offering a substantial background on Quilt National, an exhibition that steered… Read more »

Korea Bojagi Forum: A Creative Journey

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Scroll all the way to the end to see the image gallery! When I opened the email that included an invitation from Chunghie Lee to speak at this year’s Korea Bojagi Forum, I was floored and humbled. My reply to her was, “Yes, yes! See you in Seoul!”… Read more »

Changes & Submission Opportunities in the Quilt World

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The quilt arena has recently heard that the American Quilter’s Society will cease publishing books next year,  the International Machine Quilters Association is folding, and the Quilter’s Newsletter magazine will cease publication. With all of these changes in the quilt world, Quilt National has taken an even more prominent role… Read more »

Blanket Statements by Kaffe Fassett

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This fall, the James A. Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, will be one of only two museums in the United States to host a stellar textile exhibition of 35 historical and contemporary quilts with trans-Atlantic ties. The exhibition is titled, Blanket Statements: New Quilts by Kaffe Fassett and Historical… Read more »