African American Quilt Books
Explore African American Quilting through books!
Quilters Questions: A Book of Curious Queries by Kyra E. Hicks - What's YOUR favorite question?
Book Covers, Book Cover Design
Accidentially on Purpose, a catalog of African American made quilts
Beautiful Quilts, African African American Quilt, Bend Quilt, Delta Quilt, Jazz Lik Improvisational Quilt, African American Quilt Book
Zena Allen is a self-taught artist informed by Mithila art: a folkloric painting tradition of Indian and Nepalese women; is deeply inspired by folklore, oral histories, & iconic imagery found while living in East and West Africa as a teacher and student, respectively. Studying music and storytelling tradition of “Jaliyaa”, a kora player (West African harp) placed her on a natural progression to apply in her art the themes of ritual & tradition found in West African music. Go to ZenaAllen.com.
Zena Allen is a self-taught artist informed by Mithila art: a folkloric painting tradition.
American Quilt, Self Taught Artists, African Music, African American, Artists Information, Black Artists, African Inspiration, West African, Deeply Inspiration
OneLife Institute for Spirituality & Social Transformation
NEW BOOK... Freedom Gone: Embroidered Quilts of Slave Life in the Civil War - by Lolita Newman -
American Quilt, Quilt Inspiration, Quilt Book, Embroidered Quilt, Pre 1800 Quilt, Quarter Quilt, Quilt Fabrics, New Books, Quilt Pattern
Fat Quarters Quilt Shop For all our quilting & fabric needs :
The Quilts of Gee’s Bend Vol .2 by Carolyn Shattuck, Flexagon Book, printed on Epson and Strathmore paper, 3.5 x 8.5 x 8.5 inches, Edition of 25. $200
Exquisite Quilt, 1 Shattuck Thequiltsofge
Central Booking » Carolyn Shattuck -
Conscience of the Human Spirit: The Life of Nelson Mandela in Quilts
American Quilt, Equilt Conscience, Quilt Book, Mandela Quilt, Quilt Fabrics
Unconventional & Unexpected: American Quilts Below the Radar 1950-2000 by Roderick Kiracofe. Includes section on Sistah quilter Sherry Ann Byrd!
American Quilt, Unexpected, Quilt Book, Stunning Collection, New Book, Unconventional, Quilts, Radar 1950 2000, Roderick Kiracof
Sister quilters in Harlem are out with a new 24 page book! The Gadson Gallery Press, $10.00 from MagCloud
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The Gadson Gallery P... | #1
'Til the Well Runs Dry a novel about a West Indian seamstress' secret by Lauren Francis-Sharma.
Lauren Francissharma, Worth Reading, Dry, Book Worth, Lauren Francis Sharma, Novels, Well, Reading Lists, Book Reviews
Sistah Quilter Lucy Thelma Osbourne writes Quilt University: Transforming Oral Learning Into Academic Knowledge, 2014. Includes separate chapters on Harriet Powers, Alice Walker, Zora Neale Hurston's influences on author's life.
American Quilt, Sistah Quilters, Quilt Book, Quilt Universe, Quilters Lucy
"Will the Circle Be Unbroken" exhibit at the Museum of Craft and Folkart, San Francisco in 2006.
American Quilt, Unbroken Circles, Utility Quilts Thos, Quilt Book, Circles Unbroken, Utility Quiltstho, Quilt Collection
Quilts and Stories by Sherry Ann Blog
Every poem contains references to stitching
American Quilt, Underground Railroad, African American, American Slavery, Poems, Cynthia Grady, Fiber Art, Children Book, Pictures Book
I Lay My Stitches Down - Michele Wood, Cynthia Grady : Eerdmans
Great Art Lessons for the Creative Soul by Alicia McDaniel. Includes lessons on the art of Harriet Powers and Faith Ringgold.
Creative Soul, Art Lessons, African American Artists, Artists Lessons, Alicia Mcdaniel, Lessons Plans, Faith Ringgold, Art Book, Art Projects
Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker ~ Jennifer Chiaverini. The extraordinary friendship between Mary Todd Lincoln and Elizabeth Hobbs Keckley, a former slave who won her freedom by the skill of her needle, and the friendship of the First Lady by her devotion.
Worth Reading, Book Club, Book Worth, Mary Todd, Todd Lincoln, Lincoln Dressmaking, Bestselling Author, Jennifer Chiaverini, White House
Faith Ringgold's Seven Passages to a Flight. Limited edition book, now sold out.