Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival puts a modern take on a vintage art form

Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival puts a modern take on a vintage art form
Langenberg, of Overland Park, had remembered just a minute before that the handmade coverlet was in the bottom of her tote bag. It was perfect: A quilt called … The festival, which organizers hope will become a biannual event, will feature 700 quilts …
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What Exactly Is Folk Art? A Primer On The Genre That's Felt With The Heart
Both curators emphasized that "Shared Legacy" presents Gordon's vision of what folk art is, and is not necessarily representative of a general consensus. "There are no quilts, no coverlets, no textiles of any kind," said Futter. "There are things that …
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The threads of a colorful passion for quilts
Quilt historian and collector Roderick Kiracofe of Petalaluma with some of his quilts on display at the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art in Sonoma on Tuesday April 28, 2015. (SCOTT MANCHESTER/ARGUS-COURIER STAFF) …
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