The Practical and Wondrous Work of Brooke Atherton

  Brooke Atherton is an award winning artist who lives in Montana.  One of her best experiences was opening the box when her quilt “Twenty Feet Deep” was returned from a special exhibit at the 2006 Lowell Quilt Festival. Packed inside were three Teacher’s Choice ribbons (from Susan Carlson, Joe Cunningham, and…

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SAQA Symposium at Quilt National

Join SAQA this weekend for the opening weekend of Quilt National (May 22-23, 2015 in Athens, Ohio). SAQA is sponsoring an exciting and educational Symposium. The price to attend is $35 for SAQA members, $50 for non-members.  Spots are still available for the Symposium. Take advantage of seeing Quilt National…

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Marianne Williamson

  Marianne Williamson is an award-winning artist now living in Miami, Florida.  Her work has been exhibited at Quilt National in 2011 and 2013, and is hung in many public and private venues. You can see more of Marianne’s work at  https://www.movinthreads.com.  Clairan Ferrono interviewed her recently. Ferrono: When did…

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Barbara Schneider: Reflections

Barbara Schneider is an award winning artist from Woodstock, Il. with a studio at the The Starline Gallery in Harvard, IL. Her work has been exhibited in five Quilt Nationals (and she just got word that her work has been accepted for a 6th –2015). From November 1-30, she will…

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Art-quilt trends at Quilt National ’13

By Martha Sielman, reprinted from the SAQA Journal Summer 2013 The combination of Quilt National ’13 and the SAQA Symposium, Making Connections, was  a wonderful weekend. Those attending were energized by two days to focus on art quilts, see the exhibition and network with other SAQA members. Prices of the…

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