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Quilt As Art is the home of Barbara McCraw, an award winning quilt artist. Visit each page to see some of Barbara's art as well as learn more about quilting as an art form.
Texas Quilt: Bluebonnets, Boots, & Stars
100_0360, a photo by marcisstitchmemories on Flickr. "Bluebonnets, Boots, Stars" - Auction item for the Historical Society - first major project without a pattern....lots of improvising....lots of fun...hope it finds a new home
Looking Back at some Earlier Quilts
Since I decimated my website while I take time to reorganize it, I am going to begin posting some pictures of quilts I have made in the past. They will not be in any particular order. Rather, I am going to group them by subject, technique, style, or whatever seems to fit the set of quilts that I select. I will be posting more photos, so come back often. The first set of photos are pictoral applique quilts. I really love making these kind of quilts; they "come alive" as I make them. Take a…
Quilts of the Wild West Part 2
"Cowgirl Up" is the female version of the old rodeo call "Cowboy Up", meaning that the rider was in the chute, seated on the bronco or bull...
Texas by Lois Akins. Austin, Texas. Machine pieced, machine and hand appliquéd, machine quilted, beaded, embroidered. Austin Area Quilt Guild Show: First Place in Machine Quilting, Blue Ribbon in Excellence in Machine Quilting.
The Best of Texas in Two Weeks
Since Texas is such an enormous state, many travelers opt to focus on a manageable region to maximize their time and resources. Stitch together these suggested itineraries to see the best of Texas in 2 weeks. #texas #travel