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View this item and discover similar for sale at - African American abstract quilt. Attributed to Lucy Mooney Gees Bend, Alabama, circa The Backing is made from 100 pound welfare sacks issued Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Textile Patterns, Quilt Patterns, Gees Bend Quilts, African Quilts, Quilt Modernen, Contemporary Quilts, Fabric Art

Antique and Vintage Folk Art - 10,918 For Sale at 1stDibs

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Quilts of Gees Bend / Annie Bendolph, "Thousand Pyramids" variation, ca. cotton sacking and chambray, 83 x 70 inches. Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Gees Bend Quilts, Red And White Quilts, Half Square Triangle Quilts, Quilt Modernen, American Quilt, Amy Butler, Textiles

Lake Michigan In Denim Quilt - Suzy Quilts

Quilting with denim - tricks, tips and lots of quilt inspiration. This Gee's Bend inspired quilt can be made using this FREE half square triangle tutorial!

African American Abstract Quilt, Attributed to Gees Bend, AL - African American abstract quilt. Attributed to Lucy Mooney Gees Bend, Alabama, circa The Backing is made from 100 pound welfare sacks issued by the US Government Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Textiles, Gees Bend Quilts, African Quilts, Quilt Modernen, Log Cabin Quilts

Antique and Vintage Folk Art - 10,918 For Sale at 1stDibs

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"Diamonds" variation—"One Patch" Old Quilts, Amish Quilts, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Baby Quilts, Scrappy Quilts, Patch Quilt, Quilt Blocks, Quilting Designs

"Diamonds" variation—"One Patch"

"Diamonds" variation—"One Patch" | Souls Grown Deep Foundation

gacougnol: “ Louisiana Bendolph American Housetop (For the Arnett’s) 2014 Color aquatint, spitbite aquatint and softground etching ” Amish Quilt Patterns, Fabric Patterns, Gees Bend Quilts, Deep Foundation, African Quilts, Cincinnati Art, Log Cabin Quilts, Poker Online, Outsider Art

Gee's Bend quilter Louisiana Bendolph - Inside Outsider Art

I was last blogging about Gee’s Bend quilts and my introduction to the work of the remarkable women who make them. I met two quilters, Louisiana Bendolph and her mother, Rabbit, at Lonnie Holley’s workshop last fall. I sat beside Louisiana, a modest and reserved woman, and looked through a beautiful book abo ...

Gees Bend African American Concentric Squares Quilt American Gees Bend, AL African American Quilt made by Clementine Kennedy Concentric squares or housetop variation. Via dibs, Urban Country Antiques Amy Butler, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Gees Bend Quilts, African Quilts, Art Tribal, Quilt Modernen, Log Cabin Quilts, Log Cabins

Antique and Vintage Folk Art - 11,194 For Sale at 1stDibs

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"Work Clothes" quilt by Nancy Jackson: "Ten years I saved jeans. Finally I get to play with them. Recipe: Blue jeans hand cut into strips,cheddar, muslin (tea dyed), antique turkey red. Recycled Clothing, Recycled Denim, Gees Bend Quilts, Creative Circle, Recycle Jeans, Old Jeans, Quilt Bedding, Textile Artists, Work Clothes

Work Clothes

40 x 48 - TTen years I saved jeans. Finally I get to play with them. Recipe: Blue jeans hand cut into strips,cheddar, muslin (tea dyed), antique turkey red. The right leg is embroidered to hide a grease stain. This is the loosest of the first four - it does not lie completely flat.

Green Space by Barb Kukulies. 2014 Queensland Quilters Guild show (Australia). With its use of eclectic materials and free form piecing, this reminds us of the quilts of Gee's Bend. Strip Quilts, Quilt Blocks, Pattern Blocks, Quilt Patterns, Gees Bend Quilts, Handmade Quilts For Sale, Primitive Quilts, Log Cabin Quilts, Queensland Australia

Green Space by Barb Kukulies. Highly commended, small quilt. 2014 Queensland Quilters Guild show (Australia). With its use of eclectic materials and free form piecing, this reminds us of the quilts of Gee's Bend.

Sallie Gladney - Log Cabin Variation 1989 Cotton/ polyester blend, wool, cotton 94 in. x 91 in. cm x cm) Log Cabin Patchwork, Log Cabin Quilts, Museum Of Fine Arts, Art Museum, Édredons Cabin Log, Log Cabins, Afro, Gees Bend Quilts, Handmade Quilts For Sale

The Practical Art of Quilting (Published 2014)

“Log Cabin Variation, 1989,” by Sallie Gladney. An exhibition of quilts made by African-American women.

North Alabama Hillsides quilt by Cathy Fussell. 2015 QuiltCon show. Photo by Press and Pin. Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Tumbler Quilt, Gees Bend Quilts, Michael Miller Fabric, Green Quilt, Contemporary Quilts, Quilt Making, Quilt Patterns

North Alabama Hillsides by Cathy Fussell, 2014

Inspired by Gee's Bend: "North Alabama Hillsides" by Cathy Fussell, 2014 | The Modern Quilt Guild: "For this pattern I was inspired by a Gee's Bend quilt that is made of similar "relaxed tumblers" (my term), but in blue denims."

Gee's Bend quilt: "Olympic Housetop" by Mary Ann Pettway Photo by Cat and Vee. Stella Mae, Gees Bend Quilts, Clock Shop, American Quilt, String Quilts, Black Quilt, Metal Art, Art For Sale

.: QuiltCon 2015 - Gee's Bend Keynote - post 5 :.

The Gee's Bend Keynote at QuiltCon was wonderful. The quilters started their talk with a spiritual song that included the words "I don't want nobody to praise me when I'm gone; give me my flowers while I yet live" - meaning we should share and give kindnesses now, don't save those sentiments til it's too late - it was a pretty powerful message to open with. I've heard a few different reactions to the experience of being in the room during the Keynote, but I found it uplifting, affirming…

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Strings by Mary Lee Bendolph. From Heart to Hand Exhibition Museum Of Fine Arts, Art Museum, African Museum, Gees Bend Quilts, Quilting Designs, Quilt Design, Museum Exhibition Design, African Quilts, Mary Lee

From Heart to Hand Exhibition

I finally went through my photos from the exhibition at the Flint Institue of Art. I took photos of many but certainly not all of the quilts. Info for each quilt is below the photo of the quilt.&nb…

From Heart to Hand: African American Quilts from the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts April 10 – June 2014 DePaul Art Museum DePaul University, 935 West Fullerton, Chicago, IL, 60614 What’s on view: A selection of quilts from the collection […] Museum Of Fine Arts, Art Museum, Afro, Gees Bend Quilts, American Quilt, Shirt Quilt, Quilt Making, Fabric Patterns, Quilt Blocks

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Roman Stripes Britchy Quilt by Lureca Outland. The New York Times.