Celebrate Quilts During Black History Month

From Africa to Atlanta By Way of Arkansas, 72 x 72 inches, by O.V. Brantley, 2004.

Quilting has always symbolized “making something out of nothing.” That can do spirit sort of sums up the history of African Americans.

Quilts deserve a special place in your  Black History Month celebrations. If possible, visit a quilt exhibit this month.

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2 Responses

  1. Absolutely Beautiful!!!!

  2. It is very important that the stories told by these quilts and the quilts themselves be kept alive for generations yet unborn. theor lose will be painful.

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