Wednesday, February 01, 2012

On the Heels of the Documentary...

Why Quilts Matter -- a nine-part series that looks at the history, traditions, art and politics of quilts and quilting -- the Board of Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA) has revised what that organization considers an art quilt.


"In a Mountain Greenery" - 2011
Layers and stitch remain essential elements, but what is layered and how it's finished now has broader scope for interpretation.


1 comment:

Monika Kinner-Whalen / My Sweet Prairie said...

Oh really? I'll have to go check that out. I've thought many times about joining SAQA, but not sure I fit properly. Thanks for the info!
: )
~Monika