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AFRICAN AMERICAN QUILT Strip quilting, flying geese improvisation Cotton. Red, white, blue, salmon and beige  1st half of the 20th cent, St. Louis MO  80” x 72”

accidental mysteries: Some Real Beauties African American Quilt !st half of cent.

African American folk art quilt. 1918

Gee's Bend Vintage American Quilts - Betsey Telford-Goodwin's Rocky Mountain Quilts features Antique African American Quilts and other antique quilts of the finest quality.

Abstract Contemporary Textile Painting / Art Quilt - Markings #12 ©2006 Lisa Call

Carnet Imaginaire — hand-dyed textile pieces are from the “Markings”.


Triangles Unite on Psychedelicizesuburbia -- The connecting lines are very suggestive of a modern quilt and I intend using this inspiration one fine day.

Quilts of Gees Bend / q028-02ab.JPGLeola Pettway, born 1929. "Log Cabin" -- "Courthouse Steps" variation (local name: "Bricklayer"), ca. 1975, corduroy, 85 x 70 inches. Leola Pettway is China Pettway's mother.

Quilts of Gees Bend /Leola Pettway, born "Log Cabin" -- "Courthouse Steps" variation (local name: "Bricklayer"), ca. corduroy, 85 x 70 inches.

Simon's quilt: front - mūsu by catherine-marie longtin

Catherine-Marie Longtin: Simon's quilt: black wool, linen and cotton quilt: hand quilted

TARGETS’ VINTAGE PIECED QUILT- circles of folded layered triangles resembling a Sonia Delauney.

‘TARGETS’ VINTAGE PIECED QUILT- circles of folded layered triangles resembling a Sonia Delauney. Amazing how much energy is visualized in this piece

Gees Bend - love these images, and love the women that made them. I love reading the stories from Gee's Bend.

Gees Bend artists are amazing, making something beautiful out of very little


The Quilts of Gee's Bend were created by a group of women who live in the isolated African-American hamlet of Gee's Bend, Alabama.

Gee's Bend Quits, Essie Bendolph Pettway

A Teeny Tiny Intro to Gee’s Bend

Gee's Bend quilt : Essie Bendolph Pettway, born multiple columns of blocks and bars, 1980

Amelia B - Blocks and strips - Master Image

Amelia Bennett, Blocks and strips, c. Cotton, 84 x 79 inches (quilts of gee’s bend)