Clothing for the Body & Soul

Cuesta and My People Dress

I was thrilled when I saw that this event is going to be taking place. Cuesta Benberry was one of my heros. I met her in the 70’s, when she was visiting California attending the Santa Clara Quilt show. She gave a lecture on African American Images in quilt and quilt makers. She was wonderful. […]

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Posted by kincy on Tue, September 7 2010 » Etcetera, Events, Garments » No Comments

Upcoming Event: 2010 Tennessee Presents Textiles

I am really excited about my trip to the Madisonville, Tennessee area in November, where I will be the featured artist at the 2010 Tennessee Presents Textiles Wearable Art Show. This year’s theme is The Power of the Pocket. My fashion show/lecture is Not Just Another Coat. I will be showing 25 coats, including (the […]

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Posted by rachel on Mon, August 9 2010 » Events » 1 Comment

Working at the Grands

I was hanging out at the grands and working with Kincy on the website. I brought along Southern Greens because I have decided to hand-quilt it instead. I’m almost done. Below is a picture of when I finished piecing it and I’ll post a picture of the completed work in a few days.

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Posted by rachel on Sat, August 7 2010 » Quilt » No Comments