Meredith Schroeder Inducted into 2013 Quilters Hall of Fame

 January 28, 2013
The American Quilter’s Society’s  Meredith Schroeder is the 2013 Inductee to The Quilters Hall of Fame.  This award is presented every year by The Quilters Hall of Fame to a person who has made an outstanding contribution to the world of quilting.Read what the Quilters Hall of Fame had to say about Meredith.

 
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“Donna Maureen Stader: A Retrospective, ” at University of Indianapolis Christel DeHaan Gallery, Indianapolis, Indiana, through February 8, 2012

January 25, 2012
 “Donna Maureen Stader: A Retrospective”  is currently showing at the University of Indianapolis Christel DeHaan Gallery through February 8, 2012,   with a reception this evening – Friday, January 25, from 4 – 6 p.m. that is open to the public. Donna was a friend  of many years, who passed away last year.  We were in Left of Center and INfiber, both fiber art groups in the Indianapolis area.

Donna Stader lived in Indianapolis most of her life and was a multimedia Artist and Educator for 32 years before retiring. She was a founding member of the Art Quilt Network and exhibited her fiber work internationally. Her inspirations came from history, literature, and folklore.

http://art.uindy.edu/dehaan_gallery.php

Slide Presentation of Nancy Brown’s Quilts

Click to play this Smilebox slideshow: Nancy Brown Quilts

The Quilt Show presented this slide show by Smilebox of Nancy Brown’s wonderful quilts.

“Masters 2” at New England Quilt Museum, Lowell, Massachusetts, through April 15, 2013

January 17, 2013

“Masters 2” is at New England Quilt Museum in Lowell, Massachusetts, through  April 15, 2013  .

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Paula Nadelstern – Kaleidoscopic XXX: Tree Grate, 53rd & 7th

The 37 quilt artists included in the Masters 2 exhibition are masters of this exciting art form.   The artworks encompass a broad range of fiber art techniques and styles, from realistic to abstract.

For exhibit info: http://nequiltmuseum.org/current-exhibition.html

New England Quilt Museum

“Colors That Complement: Red and Green Quilts” at The Grout Museum, Waterloo, Iowa, through April 6, 2013

January 9, 2013

“Colors That Complement: Red and Green Quilts” is at  the Grout Museum’s 20th Annual Quilt exhibit in Waterloo, Iowa, on until April 6, 2013 . Red and green fabrics were used in these quilt. The quilts were popular with many early to mid-19th century quilters, who often considered the red and green quilt their best work. Learn the history and reasons behind these quilts whose colors have set them apart in a class of their own.

http://www.groutmuseumdistrict.org/

 

“Off the Wall: Maverick Quilts” at National Cowgirl Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, January 17 through March 27, 2013

January 6, 2013
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This innovative exhibition from The Quilt Complex is making its debut at the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame.

Paired alongside a traditional quilt pattern, these “maverick” quilts display an unusual twist on the ordinary. On display will be 30 quilts spanning 100 years, from 1850 to 1950.

http://www.cowgirl.net/Exhibits.html

“Painting on Fabric” Exhibit of Peggy Brown’s Work at Art Quilt Gallery, New York City, January 8 – February 16, 2013

January 1, 2013

SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Association) member, Peggy Brown of Nashville, Indiana, and Eustis, Florida, will have a solo exhibit at Art Quilt Gallery, 133 W. 25th, New York City from January 8 through February 16, 2013, Painting on Fabric.

“Water Series III:  Lagoon”
Click to play this Smilebox slideshow

This is a slide presentation from The Quilt Show of Peggy’s work by Smilebox.