Sunday, July 13, 2014

Share & Tell: photos of June 12 & July 10 Meetings

Join Sisters Quilting Collective (SQC)

Sisters Quilting Collective (SQC)

Please join us and celebrate the joy of African-American Quilting & Textiles


The mission of the SQC is to bring awareness of the historical value of African-American quilters and quilts of the African Diaspora, as well as to celebrate and continue the tradition of quilting.


Membership: The Sisters Quilting Collective (SQC) is a membership based organization. We welcome quilters, textile and fabric artists, doll designers/collectors and the general public to join our collective.


History of Sisters Quilting Collective (SQC): SQC had its beginning in 2012 after an exhibition of quilts held at the Brickhouse Art Gallery.



· Lillian LeBlanc, (916) 393-2851, Chairperson

· Faye Wilson Kennedy, (916) 484-5025, Secretary-

· Albertine Gadson, (916) 391-1089, Membership


Sisters Quilting Collective (SQC): P.O. Box 5486, Sacramento, CA 95817.

Visit: Our meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month at 6:00pm at the Brickhouse Art Gallery. Please call or e-mail us to confirm location.

Founding Members: Jan Hollins, Barbara Range, Fredi Slaughter-Walker, Barbra Lord, Kephera Alston and Faye Wilson Kennedy


"Workt By Hand" @ Crocker Arts Museum

SQC will be participating in "Workt By Hand" quilt exhibit at the Crocker Arts Museum and join us:
Wednesday, July 23rd 

Saturday July 26th
Sunday, July 27th
Wednesday, July 30th

Saturday, August 2nd
Sunday, August 3rd

 For more info contact: Lillian LeBlanc, (916) 393-2851, Chairperson

Resources: African American Quilt Appraiser

African American Quilt Appraiser
 Violet Vaughnes, Quilt Appraiser, Certified by the American Quilter’s Society, Paducah, Kentucky (USA) and member Professional Association of Appraisers--Quilted Textiles (PAAQT).Some information used with permission of Beverly Dunivent, American Quilter’s Society Certified Quilt Appraiser.

Violet Vaughnes (African AmericanQuilt Appraiser)
25861 E. 28th Street
San Bernardino, CA 92404
(909) 864-6446
Written Appraisal $50.00 plus shipping