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National Quilting Month Display at the Figge Museum.


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Transformative Fiber Arts (Figge Quilt Show, March 2020) Quilting has often been a way of expressing women’s aesthetic views in a utilitarian form. Today fiber artists are representing what they see around them into increasingly expressive art works that can be many things: Wall art, Bed or table coverings, clothing, comfort and honorary quilts, etc. All share the element of transforming the visual into a permanent aesthetic fiber art. FYI: An example might be a beautiful Grandmother’s Flower Garden quilt […]

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