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"Why Quilts Matter" spoke with Allie Aller about the re-emergence of crazy quilts and how they foreshadowed the art quilts of today.

Click here to read the interview with Allie.

Watch how Allie creates her fabulous crazy quilts in Show 1906: Crazy for Crazy Quilts.

"Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics" is the landmark nine-part documentary series that offers a fresh, relevant exploration of quilts.

It explores quilts in fresh new ways by taking you behind the scenes to reveal the unique position of quilts at the center of American culture. You'll go on an amazing quilt journey from function to art, to women's empowerment, economic clout, American politics and beyond.

Want to see what else Allie is up to now? See her latest show:

Show 2105: A Modern Approach to Stained Glass Quilting & Shot Cottons in Traditional Blocks.

 

 


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#1 Lisa T 2017-08-30 08:44
I loved watching show 2105. I have been thinking about doing some of the things I saw in the show.
I am a beginning quilter so I have a way to go before being able to accomplish her more intricate styles.
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