Phyllis Stephens Quilts at Hearne Gallery

The Hearne Fine Art Gallery in Little Rock, AR recently had an exhibition of quilts by Phyllis Stephens. The show was called The Journey of the Piece Maker and ran from June 6, 2005 through July 5, 2005. Ms. Stephens, who is based in Fayetteville, GA was on hand June 10, 2005 during 2nd Friday Art Night, to discuss her work. Works by emerging artist Bisa Butler were also featured.

Phyllis Stephens quilts are distinctive by their pictorial quality. She does wonderful quilts depicting beautiful women. You can view some of Ms. Stephens’ quilts on the Hearne Gallery web site at

The Hearne Fine Art Gallery is one of the oldest African American galleries in the United States. The director is Garbo Hearne. Strategically located in the River Market district of Little Rock, it is hard to visit Little Rock and miss it. It is within walking distance of the President Clinton Library. The gallery is filled not only with beautiful works of art by African American artists, it also includes an impressive book collection and lots of gift items. Many Thomas Blackshear pieces are available for purchase.

Do not miss the opportunity to feed your spirit when in Little Rock. Visit the Hearne Gallery.

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