Most people would agree that the intricate stitching, the inspirational designs, the sheer man hours and personal energy that goes into completing a quilt makes each one precious.
But what distinguishes an "art quilt?" Crow herself dismisses the accolade, explaining, "You don't say 'art painting' or 'art sculpture.' You have to apply to quilts that are art the same tough guidelines as for any art. I am an artist and I make quilts." [continue]
February 04, 2010