Rosie Lee Tompkins was an American artist who mastered the art of quilt making. Rosie Lee Tompkins was born in Arkansas in the year 1936. Her family were sharecroppers. 166 more words
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As I develop new work for my Fragments exhibition in the summer, I am investigating and exploring a lot of old quilts. I am continuing to explore my photographs and notes from the research visit to the Quilt Association’s collections in February and creating new technique ideas based on the structures, designs and history of the quilts. 165 more words
Hey, it rhymes!
Anyhow, I took a break at lunch to work on an applique design for the sample quilt I’m planning. I want one block to have a sewing machine applique to represent my love of sewing and I’d been searching for the perfect design but none seemed quite right for me. 173 more words