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Sewjourners Quilt Guild Exhibit Opens April 24

The annual quilt exhibit of the Sewjourners Quilt Guild will open April 24, 2009 with a reception at 7 p.m.  at the Southwest Arts Center in Atlanta. The exhibit will be open daily to the public through May 22, 2009. … Continue reading

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Quilter Marquetta Bell Johnson at Mason Murer Gallery

Quilter Marquetta Bell Johnson will be a featured artist in a show at Mason Murer Fine Art Gallery, 199 Armour Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30324, 404-879-1500.  The reception is April 3, 2009 from 7 p.m to 10 p.m.   Ms. Johnson will also have … Continue reading

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Quilter Phyllis Stephens Holds Workshop in Chattanooga

Chattanoogan.com reports that award winning artist and fifth generation quilter Phyllis Stephens will host a workshop entitled Quilting Together Our Heritage in Chattanooga. The workshop will be held on Saturday, April 4, from 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Chattanooga … Continue reading

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African Starry Night Receives Accolades from Library

African Starry Night recently returned home after being on exhibit during Black History Month at the Doraville Library in Dekalb County. I exhibit my quilts for the same reason I give so many of them away. I just love sharing … Continue reading

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Stars in My Heaven at Bulloch Hall Quilt Show

Stars in My Heaven  is part of the Bulloch Hall Quilt Show in Roswell, GA. The show starts Saturday, March 21 and runs through March 29, 2009. For more information, visit http://www.bullochhall.org. Stars in My Heaven is for sale in … Continue reading

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Black Butterfly at Bulloch Hall Quilt Show

Black Butterfly is part of the Bulloch Hall Quilt Showin Roswell, GA. The show starts Saturday, March 21 and runs through March 29, 2009. For more information, visit http://www.bullochhall.org. Black Butterfly was inspired by my daughter India and commemorates that … Continue reading

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African Quilt Market (Part Two) Featured on Poetry Blog

African Quilt Market (Part Two) is featured on the JBlack Designs blog. JBlack Designs features poetry illustrated by hand crafted items listed for sale on Etsy.com. Visit JBlack Designs to see how African Quilt Market (Part Two) is incorporated into the … Continue reading

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Woman Warrior Sold at Auction

Woman Warrior was sold Thursday during the Women Lawyers of Color Leadership Institute at the downtown Ritz Carlton in Atlanta. The proceeds from the sale benefit the group’s scholarship fund for women of color law students. Surprisingly, the  lucky winner … Continue reading

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Quilts on Display at Bloomingdales

Bloomingdales in Atlanta is celebrating Black History Month with quilts. What a treat! You can spend some money, help the economy and view some beautiful quilts at the same time. The quilts were created by Aisha Lumumba, Belinda Pedroso, Elaine Parker … Continue reading

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Quilts For Obama Exhibit Extended to July 26, 2009

The Quilts For Obama exhibit currently underway at the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. has been extended until July 26, 2009. Those who have seen the exhibit say it is very inspiring. It was curated by renowned quilt historian Roland … Continue reading

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