21.5" x 32"
Rod and wire attached for hanging.
Local Artist - Deborah Davies
I have sustained a career in the fine arts since 1975 with projects, commissions, and exhibits emphasizing studio art quilts, collage and watercolor. Works have been widely exhibited and reside in many private and public collections
Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH. B.F.A.- 1975. Major: Weaving, Drawing, Watercolor, & Art History.
Upper Arlington Continuing Education, Columbus, OH. 1982. Watercolor.
Ohio State University & Ballet Metropolitan, Columbus, OH> 1978-1986 Continuous study in Dance: Ballet, Modern, Tap, Aerobics, Yoga.
Cape Code Art Assoc., Barnstable, MA. 1989. Painting.
Quilt purchase for permanent collection by the Museum of American Folk Art, New York, NY.
Quilt featured in PBS Television series, “The Great American Quilt” with Penny McMorris.
Collage included in “Trashformations East”, Curated by Lloyd Herman. 2006. Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA.
Quilt Chose for Juror’s Award, “10th Annual Materials Hard & Soft”, 1996. Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX.
Quilt included in Quilt Art ’95 Engagement Calendar, 1995. American Quilter’s Society, Paducah, KY.
Quilt included in 1992 “Contemporary Quilt Calendar” C&T Publishing, Martinez, CA.
Quilt included in Fiberarts Design Book Four, 1991. Lark Books, Asheville, NC.
2 Quilts included in Visions-Quilts for a New Decade, 1990. C&T Publishing, Lafayette, CA.
Juried Exhibitions and Awards
2006 “Winter Juried Show”, Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, MA. Honorable Mention.
2005 “Trashformations East”. Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA.
2005 “New England Exhibition” , Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable, MA
2005 “3-D & Fiber Juried Exhibition”. Falmouth Art Guild, Falmouth, MA.
2004 “Open Juried Exhibition”, Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable, MA
2004 & 2003 Celebration of American Crafts”, Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT.
2002 “24th Annual Contemporary Crafts”, Messa Arts Center, Mesa, AZ.
2000 “2 Quilt Exhibitions”, Heritage Museums and Gardens, Sandwich, MA.
1999 “Piece by Piece: A Regional Quilt Show” Invitational, Heritage
Plantation, Sandwich, MA.
1997 “3rd Annual Women Creating” Invitational, Gallery at C3TV, South Yarmouth, MA.
1997 & 1994 “Fantastic Fibers” Yeiser Art Center 10th & 7th Annual Invitational Fiber Exhibits, Paducah, KY.
1996 &1995 “10th & 9th Annual Materials Hard & Soft” Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX.
1996 “Uncommon Threads” Frog Hollow/Vermont State Craft Center, Burlington, VT.
1996,1995 & 1994 “quilts for Life” Invitational, to benefit Women’s Causes in Boston metro area, MA/
1995 “Creative Harvest” Frog Hollow/Vermont State Craft Center, Manchester, VT.
1995 & 1991 “11th & 7th Annual American Quilter’s Society Show & Contest”, International, Paducah, KY
1995 “Designer’s Showshouse XI” to benefit Cape Cod Conservatory of Museum & Arts, Hyannisport, MA.
1994 “Colors from the Quilter’s Palette” Invitational, The Gallery at C3TV, South Yarmouth, MA.
1993 “Peaceful Connections” Contemporary Quilt Exhibition, South Shore Arts Center, Cohasset, MA.
1993 “3-Dimensional Art Exhibition” Yarmouth Arts Council, Yarmouth, MA. Third Place Jurors’ Prize.
1993 & 1992 “America’s Flower Garden” Traveling Exhibition. Cincinnati Zoo and American Museum of Quilts and Textiles, San Jose, CA/
1992 “Quilt Finder Invitational” San Marino, CA.
1992 “Westmoreland Arts & Heritage Festival Fine Art & Craft Exhibition.” Greensburg, PA
1992 “Quilts Now” Louisville Celebrates the American Quilt” International Invitational, Zephyr Gallery. KY.
1991 “America’s Flower Garden” Great American Quilt Festival. Museum of American Folk Art, NYC.
1991 “Tactile Architecture” Decatur House Museum, Washington, D.C. Quilt.
1990 “Visions-Quilts for a New Decade” Museum of San Diego History, CA. 2 Quilts.
1990 “Vehicles for New Forms/New Functions” Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN. Quilt
1989 “New England Quilt Museum/Shawmut Bank Holiday Exhibition” Boston, MA. Invitational.
1997 & 1988 “young Artist’ Show”, New England Impressions”, and “New England Exhibit” Cape Cod Art Assoc., MA. Watercolors and Drawing (Honorable Mention).
1988 “Made in New England”. New England Quilt Museum, Lowell, MA.
1998 “Holiday Quilts” New England Quilt Museum, Lowell, MA.
1988 Massachusetts Art Lottery Grant.
1987 Yarmouth Art Council Fall Exhibit. 2nd Place- Watercolor.
1986 “Works on Walls 280 Exhibit” Huntington Galleries, Huntington, WV.
1985 & 1984 Upper Arlington Art League Shows. Columbus, OH. Drawing & Watercolors- 1st & 2nd places & Honorable Mention. Quilt- 2nd Place.
1983 &1982 Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibit, Columbus, OH. Quilt 2nd Best of Show. Watercolor-Ohio Expo Award.
1976 Cincinnati Sumer Fair, OH. Weaving- 1st place.
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