Planet Patchwork Essays
On this page you can sample the unorthodox opinions of quilters who have looked at quilting through different eyes, and come back to tell us what they saw.
New! The Past President's Pie Party, by Linda Schmidt. Learn the really important things about being a guild president at the Pie Party!
Has Quilting Been Corrupted? by Patricia Littlefield. Pat tackles the old question about what makes quilting authentic.
The Quilting Mystique by Patricia Littlefield. What is it about quilting?
You can commune with Catherine Jones, who shares what she learned from designing quilts on an electric typewriter.
Or with Addy Harkavy, who has spent some time with dirty quilts, and says "Throw them in the machine!"
Or with Ami Simms, who declares and proves beyond doubt that she is not a quilting fanatic!
Also: Catherine Jones' essays Quilt Makers: Exotic Outsiders or Mainstream Artists? and Trimming Down Real Life: The Issue of Artistic Identity.
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