Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Tempe intake highlights

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Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Stetson Hills Elementary School Third Grade 2011, Kaya Mikulak

Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Stetson Hills Elementary School Third Grade 2011, Kaya Mikulak

On the weekend of September 16-17 some 30-plus quilters from central Arizona dropped off their contributions to the Arizona Quilt Centennial Project at the Arizona Historical Society’s Tempe branch.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Sheila Groman

Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Sheila Groman

Like the intake in Tucson a week before, it was a collection of great creativity, originality and imagination illustrating a variety of personal perspectives on the state of Arizona.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Vicki Bohnhoff

Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Vicki Bohnhoff

Here are a sampling of the quilts brought in. The full collection will be on view at this blog post in the weeks ahead.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Georgia Heller

Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Georgia Heller

On Friday-Saturday, September 23-24 more of the 100 quilts from 100 Arizonans will be dropped off at the AHS branch in Prescott.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Betty Hahn

More samples from the upcoming show will be added to these blog posts in the weeks ahead.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Claire Shortridge

Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Claire Shortridge

The entire collection goes on display starting February 18 at AHS’s Tucson branch949 E. 2nd Street.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It will remain on view at that

location throughout the year 2012.

 

 

For updates check in periodically at: http://www.danielbuckleyarts.com/category/quilting-project/

 

~ by Daniel Buckley on September 19, 2011.

3 Responses to “Arizona Quilt Centennial Project, Tempe intake highlights”

  1. Hi Dan: Just checking the pictures and noticed on the one that shows Brenda Dickinson, is actually Vicki Bohnhoff. The site looks good.
    Wanda

  2. Fantastic – so beautiful!

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