06-04-2008 Gee’s Bend Exhibit

· Dec. 17, 2009, 11:32 am

Friday, June 6, 2008

Colorado Quilters Come Out for Gee's Bend at the Denver Art Museum

Colorado's quilting community is celebrating an exhibit at the Denver Art Museum, Gee's Bend: Architecture of the Quilt. Ryan Warner speaks with Brenda Ames, president of Rocky Mountain Wa Shonaji Quilt Guild.


Brenda Ames standing with her quilt.
Courtesy: Brenda Ames.



One way a quilt is documented in Colorado.
Courtesy: Brenda Ames.

 

 


Housetop variation, 2003, Louisiana P. Bendolph. Collection of the Tinwood Alliance. Photo: Stephen Pitkin, Pitkin Studio, Rockford, Il.

 


Blocks, strips, strings, and half squares, 2005, Mary Lee Bendolph.Collection of the Tinwood Alliance. Photo: Stephen Pitkin, Pitkin Studio, Rockford, Il.

 


Blocks and Strips, 2003, Irene Williams, American. Collection of the Tinwood Alliance. Photo: Stephen Pitkin, Pitkin Studio, Rockford, Il.

 


Mary Lee Bendolph quilting. Photo: Matt Arnett, 2006.




 

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