Tag: quilts

Interview with the Quilters of Gees Bend
Interview with the Quilters of Gees Bend

music Hello and welcome to the Chrysler Museum of Art I’m rick Salsberg director of public relations re talking about the exhibition quilted gees bend geez band as an isolated community in Alabama with an […] Read More

Quilting:  How to Chain Piece for Faster Quilting
Quilting: How to Chain Piece for Faster Quilting

Hi I’m Margarita and I’m working on a quilt today and it’s going really fast. I’m chain piecing the squares and you can see, over here, there’s the chain. If you’ve never seen this done […] Read More

What are Quilts?
What are Quilts?

Traditionally quilts are defined as a layered textile composed of a decorative top, a warm filler called batting or wadding, and a practical back. The three layers are joined with quilting stitches or regularly spaced […] Read More

Behind the Scenes at IQSCM
Behind the Scenes at IQSCM

welcome to a special behind-the-scenes look at the International Quilt Study Center in museum the center was established in 1997 and this new museum opened in 2008 today our collection includes thousands of quilts from […] Read More

How to Add Netting to a Landscape Quilt for Easy Quilting
How to Add Netting to a Landscape Quilt for Easy Quilting

As a landscape quilt artist I’ve always wanted to try to add additional layers of nylon netting to add texture as well as make the machine quilting process super simple. That’s exactly what we’re doing […] Read More

HQ Live – July 2019 – Blue Wren Painting

hi welcome to HQ live I’m Vicky Hoth from Handi Quilter and joining me today is Helen Godden from Australia g’day everyone nice to be here she is our Sweet Ambassador so sweet right for […] Read More

Material Pulses at the Riffe Gallery
Material Pulses at the Riffe Gallery

>>I’VE CURATED FOUR EXHIBITIONS AND I HAVE THE SAME PREMISE BEHIND ALL OF THEM, WHICH IS, FIRST OF ALL, I WANTED ALL OF THESE EXHIBITIONS TO CONTAIN LARGE WORKS. THAT MEANS, QUILTS OR TEXTILES THAT […] Read More

Video-Why Sanford Biggers likes to collaborate with artTECA

[Music] Hi I’m Stanford Biggers and welcome to my New York Harlem studio. What you see here are a bunch of works in progress that I’ve been working on for the past couple of weeks. […] Read More

WPT Quilt Expo – Fabric Designer and Quilt Artist Jane Sassaman

Our Nancy’s Corner segment once again goes on location to the Quilt Expo in Madison, Wisconsin, to give you a preview into how fabric is designed. With me today is Jane Sassaman, award-winning quilter and […] Read More

Building the Collection
Building the Collection

people often ask where do your quilts come from we acquire quotes both through purchases which are by a private endowment and through donation offers every potential addition to the collection is first considered by […] Read More