African American Quilt Books
African American Quilt Books
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Gee's Bend: The Architecture of the Quilt, 224 pages, 2006.
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Gee's Bend Quilts - book
"Gee's Bend: The Architecture of the Quilt" by Paul Arnett, William Arnett, Bernard Herman, Maggi Gordon, Diane Mott, Dilys Blum, Lauren Whitley, Amei Wallach & Joanne Cubbs.
Gee's Bend: The Architecture of the Quilt. One of my favourite art books. #quilt #book
The Quilts of Gee's Bend - 2002
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Stories That Cover Us: Meditations and Fiber Art by the Pacific Northwest African American Quilters offers a luminous, evocative portrait of quilt making. Introduced with a spectacular foreward by noted quilter, folk artist and lecturer Rachel Clark. Edited by Gwen Maxwell-Williams. 2010.
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Gifted: Art Quilts Featuring African Amercan History Makers by Aisha Lumumba, www.amazon.com/...
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Gifted: Art Quilts Featuring African American History Makers
Hot off the press from Aisha Lumumba - a first in a series of Quilt + Story books. This volume focuses on childhood adventures. Enjoy!
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If Quilts Could Talk: My Quilts, My Stories by Aisha Lumumba. Stories from Aisha's childhood. What a GREAT cover!
Always There: The African-American Presence in American Quilts by Cuesta Benberry. Landmark book - from slave-made quilts to 20th century quilts. Do you have in your library?
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Always There: The African-American Presence in American Quilts by Cuesta Benberry. Landmark book - from slave-made quilts to 20th century quilts.
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Dancing at the Louvre: Faith Ringgold's French Collection and Other Story Quilts by Dan Cameron. 1998. Gorgeous book of a Faith quilt series.
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Dancing at the Louvre: Faith Ringgold's French Collection and Other Story Quilts: Dan Cameron, Richard J. Powell, Ann Gibson, Thalia Gouma-P...
I have been fortunate to see and hear Faith Ringgold at the Davenport Museum of Art and the new Figge Art Museum.
Accidentally on Purpose: The Aesthetic Management of Irregularities in African Textiles and African-American Quilts by Eli Leon. 2007. Eli has been documenting African American quilters for a couple decades now.
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The Ebony Stitchers Quilt Guild published "Artistic Expressions of Quilters of Color"! This 48-page softcover book features quilts and profiles of 33 quilters! 2010.
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Trails, Tracks, Tarmac: African American Narrative Quilts from Anne Arundel County, Maryland by Dr. Joan M. E. Gaither. 32 pages. 2008. www.joangaither.com/
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Nine quilters featured
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Patricia Turner's Crafted Lives: Stories and Studies of African American Quilters
Black Threads - Comprehensive guide to African American Quilting
Crafted Lives: Stories and Studies of African American Quilters by Patricia A. Turner. $24.30. http://yourdailydream.org/showme/dpvnn/Bv0n0n2dBjStHzHqHm8t.html. Author: Patricia A. Turner. Publisher: University Press of Mississippi (January 1, 2009). 240 pages. An authoritative account of the powerful bonds between generations of African American quiltmakers Show More Show Less
One quilter's story
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My Quilts and Me: The Diary of an American Quilter by the late Nora McKeon Ezell. "This is my absolute FAVORITE quilt history book as Mrs. Ezell speaks right to you as a reader. I love how she calculates the cost and time spent in making one of her story quilts. Must have book!g"
An important history book
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Stitched from the Soul: Slave Quilts from the Antebellum South by Gladys-Marie Fry, http://www.amazon.com/dp/0807849952/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_5vMSqb0N467GG
Quilts from the Montgomery Museum of Fine Art
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Just How I Picture It in My Mind: Contemporary African American Quilts from the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts: Catherine E. Hutchins, editor. 109 pages, 2006.
African impact in quilts
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Black Threads: An African American Quilting Sourcebook by Kyra E. Hicks, http://www.amazon.com/dp/0786413743/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_.5c3pb163SY0E
Controversial but interesting