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Gee’s Bend

The Denver Art Museum recently hosted an exhibition of some of these remarkable quilts. I had to come back and see the show twice. Living in poverty and isolation and using a visual language all their own, these women made bed coverings that rival the best examples of abstract painting. They are my heroes.

Tinfoil Hat Society

Member #1. Mixed-media rag doll.

April Collage


5″ x 7″. Scratchboard, handmade paste paper, and a bit of an old failed watercolor painting, all sewn¬†together.