October 20, 2014 - 8:12am
Local project helps Indian women succeed.
While studying at the Rhode Island School of Design in 2009, Colleen Clines and a classmate had to make something using textiles.
May 10, 2013 - 12:03pm
With the release of her new cookbook, ‘Passions of the Black Patch: Cooking and Quilting in Western Kentucky’, Bobbie Smith Bryant will impart dose of good dishes with a dash of good memories. Join her tomorrow, Saturday, May 11th, at Carmichael’s at 7pm.
It was not long ago that I didn’t know where I came from.
February 29, 2012 - 8:49am
Quilts are rooted in tradition, but the new exhibit at Huff Gallery "Rooted in the Earth" will also show you that quilts are rooted in art.
The poems of Whitman, Thoreau and Frost have to continually bounce around the minds of artists Pat DaRif, Joanne Weis and Valerie White. Working within the medium of art quilts, these women take the vibrant environment of the Ohio Valley and create works that remind you of the simple beauty...
November 4, 2011 - 8:22am
Louisville ♥'s artist Vadis Turner. She returns to Louisville for her 3rd solo exhibition with an opening reception Nov. 4th.
In life, there are rites of passage that happen many times without notice or fanfare. It is a process that can be alarming or welcomed but always results in a change of identity. Artist Vadis Turner has beautifully captured this state of transformation from old self to new self in her new...
October 20, 2011 - 9:16am
Contemporary artist Denise Burge comes to Louisville to talk quilts and the contamination of the Appalachian region.
Quilts have been around since the early colonial days when settlers were in need of keeping warm in this new discovered land. Besides their practical benefits, quilts were also a way for women to express creativity. It wasn’t until 1971 when the Whitney Museum in New York adorned their...