Sunday, September 13, 2009

Gee's

image via Treat
Have you ever read about the Quilts of Gee's Bend?
They are amazing, and so is the story behind the works of modern art.
Find out more here.

3 comments:

Carrot Jello said...

Have you ever read The Persian Pickle Club?
You might like it.

Kathi D said...

I actually got to see some in person once, at the Textile Museum in Washington, D.C. Really remarkable what they did with scraps of old clothes and imagination.

trisha too said...

yes, oh my gosh, i went to a play about these quilts--it was amazing, and they had a quilt display in the lobby, as well!

the story is something else.