Rags to Riches : The Quilt as Art. Signed

By: SWIM, Laurie. PRATT, Mary, introduction

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SWIM, Laurie. Rags to Riches : The Quilt as Art. (Lunenburg, N.S.) : Art Quilt Publishing Corporation, (2007). First Edition. Pp [1]-96. Illustrated. Index. Double Column. Oblong 8vo, illustrated maroon glossy paper covered boards with matching dustjacket. Introduction by Mary Pratt. “Rags to Riches: The Quilt as Art is like taking a walk with artist through a twelve-year retrospective of her life and times. This is Laurie Swim's third book. In it, she tells the stories behind the creation of her pictorial quilts. She discusses how she achieves the works, what they mean to her and what inspires her. The quilts you find on these pages are colourful and full of texture. They are original works of art.” - from the dj. Contents : Introduction; Back Yards, Where We Live; The Ragged Shore; The Blue Rocks Yacht Club; They Were Fishers; Individual Works; Community-built Quilts. Very good in dustjacket. Signed without inscription by the author. With Certificate of Authenticity slip laid in. 40.00

Title: Rags to Riches : The Quilt as Art. Signed

Author Name: SWIM, Laurie. PRATT, Mary, introduction

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Art Quilt Publishing Corporation, Lunenburg, N.S.), 2007, ISBN:9780978354800:

Seller ID: 94854

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