Women and Quilting as a Political Act

Quilting, historically a story-telling tool, is an art form used for generations by women to tell their stories and represent their individuality. Dr. Saundra Curry Ardrey led the audience of 50 in a discussion of how an explosion and exploration of memories and personal nostalgia combine pop culture and political references to make powerful statements…

An Artist’s Perspective

On October 27th Cynthia Lockhart made public presentation. Lockhart is a professor of professional practice, an award winning fashion designer, and a gifted artist from the University of Cincinnati. Her quilt, Mandela / Prince of Freedom, is one of the extraordinary works from Conscience of the Human Spirit: The Life of Nelson Mandela exhibit. Professor…