500 Art Quilts

500 Art Quilts

An Inspiring Collection of Contemporary Work

Book - 2010
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A beautiful new addition to the successful series

A vibrant and growing community of crafters has embraced quilting, and this outstanding international collection will inspire and captivate them. Juried by Karey Bresenhan, one of the most prominent figures in quilting, it presents 500 magnificent contemporary art quilts, made in fabric and other media, and showcasing diverse designs, materials, and techniques.

From their very inception, these quilts were destined for display rather than practical use, with an extraordinary quality of image, form, line, and composition.

Artists include:

Pamela Allen - Alice Beasley - Eszter Bornemisza - Jane Burch Cochran - Judith Content - Chiaki Dosho - Noriko Endo - Caryl Bryer Fallert - Jamie Fingal - Linda Gass - Jenny Hearn - Judy Coates Perez - Yvonne Porcella - Susan Shie - Jen Swearington - and many more!

Baker & Taylor
A full-color book showcases 500 contemporary quilts in fabric and other media, with diverse designs, materials and techniques included. Original.

& Taylor

Showcases five hundred contemporary quilts in fabric and other media, incorporating diverse designs, materials, and techniques.

Publisher: New York, NY : Lark Books, 2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781600590580
Branch Call Number: 746.46 F5861
Characteristics: 432 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Hemachandra, Ray
Hale, Julie
Alternative Title: Five hundred art quilts


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HonorBound Mar 06, 2011

There are many amazing quilts in this book. A good book to sit and dream about and think "If only I was that good, had that much time, ......"


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