Quilts with Stories – My Lecture at Fayetteville

I was asked back to The Butterfield Retirement Village to do a lecture on quilts with stories. I took several antique quilts, family quilts, my quilts and other quilts with stories. We had a great time and we all laughed at our dysfunctional families. As my son says, “We put the fun in dysfunctional.” The people really participated and laughed throughout the lecture. Here are some of the quilts I took:

About Jim Gatling

Artist: primitive watercolors, colored pencil. Quilter: Original designs, Scrap quilts. Craftsman: Woodburning, Recycling Teacher: Retired MHS, SHCS K-12 Part Time. Collector: Antiques, Quilts, Glass, Buttons, Petit Point, Needlepoint, Hankies, Figural Perfume Bottles. Son, Father, Grandfather, Neighbor, Friend.
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2 Responses to Quilts with Stories – My Lecture at Fayetteville

  1. Deb says:

    Love the red work quilt! Neat sashing really shows off the embroidery

  2. karenpricequilts says:

    There were several people in your pictures who are friends of mine not to mention you of course. It would have been a good time. You always do a good show!!!!

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