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09.30.2012 | | Posted at 04:19 PM
By Peggy Sue
Integrating artists working in fiber art and an age old craft tradition comprise a current exhibition titled “Throw: Great Lengths of Innovation in Modern Quilting.” The University of Wisconsin Union Art Gallery presents seven artists who use contemporary visions of quilting techniques throughout their unique artwork.  One of the most interesting artists Julie Floresch works by fa...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
The tie that binds the artists of Uncommon Threads: Contemporary Wisconsin Textiles, now on view at the Museum of Wisconsin Art, is the versatility of fabric as an art medium. Some artists approach textiles with traditional practices...
Thursday, July 17, 2008

Tonight @ the Mequon Schwartz Bookshop - 7 p.m.

To Maggi McCormick Gordon, quilts aren’t just decorative blankets; they’re historical artifacts, each one of them with a unique backstory. In her new book, American Folk Art Quilts, Gordon examines 25 quilts from the Wisconsin State Historical Society, sharing their history and, for those who are more interested in making . . .
Tuesday, May 20, 2008

Tonight @ the Mequon Schwartz Bookshop - 7 p.m.

To Maggi McCormick Gordon, quilts aren’t just decorative blankets; they’re historical artifacts, each one of them with a unique backstory. In her new book, American Folk Art Quilts, Gordon examines 25 quilts from the Wisconsin State Historical Society, sharing their history and, for those who are more interested in making . . .

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