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CindyRQuilts: Textile Art Blog · 1M ago

Jerusalem Post features quilting in Israel

The Jerusalem Post magazine featured an article over the weekend, “Quilting Puts Israel on the Map.” The article discusses the Israel Quilters Association and also quotes Elsy Menko, the cha...
CindyRQuilts: Textile Art Blog · 5M ago

Featured Article in Art Quilting Studio

Art Quilting Studio just released their Summer 2017 issue and I have a featured article in the current magazine. It’s so exciting to see my work in print and to share my techniques. My artic...
CindyRQuilts: Textile Art Blog · 7M ago

Free motion quilting on the Handi Quilter Avante longarm

I want to share my latest accomplishment. This time I made a bed quilt for my kids on my Handi Quilter Avante longarm machine. It took me a little bit of time to make friends with my new mac...
CindyRQuilts: Textile Art Blog · 1Y ago

International Retailer for Handi Quilter in Israel

I have very exciting news. I just came back from a great trip to the US where I met and learned from the great team at Handi Quilter. I am now going to be selling the Handi Quilter long-arm ...
CindyRQuilts: Textile Art Blog · 1Y ago

Quilted Fiber Art Landscapes of Israel, Commissioned Series for a Spiral Staircase

This series of six quilts was made as a commission for someone who plans to hang the quilts along her spiral staircase. It was the best commission ever! I took the photos and she chose the o...
CindyRQuilts: Textile Art Blog · 1Y ago

I won a prize!!! “Opposites” quilt exhibit, Jerusalem theater

“Opposites” quilt exhibit, Jerusalem theater. I called it Sole Mates. She sat on his lap. She was elegant and careful about her outward show. He wore baggy pants and scoffed up shoes. They w...
CindyRQuilts: Textile Art Blog · 7M ago

Wonderful exhibit of color opens at Beit Gavriel, Israel

My piece, Rainbows of the Jerusalem Market, is included in the wonderful exhibit, Color Palette, which opened on Friday, 8 May 2015. The exhibit, which will run for the month of May, is bein...
CindyRQuilts: Textile Art Blog · 7M ago

Unity Quilts Israel

Sometimes good can come out of a horrible event. That’s what has occurred as a result of the brutal killings of three lovely, innocent teens in Israel. The Jewish population was galvanized t...
CindyRQuilts: Textile Art Blog · 7M ago

Fiber art exhibit: Connecting Threads

There is a an upcoming Fiber Art exhibit in Greater Hartford at the Mandell JCC, Chase Family Gallery. The theme is Connecting Threads of Jewish artists around the world. The curator, Diane ...
CindyRQuilts: Textile Art Blog · 7M ago

Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) according to “The Quilt Lady”

Last year at the summer workshops of the Israel Quilter’s Association I started a piece based on my photo at the Kinneret (Sea of Galilee). The workshop was taught by Maya Schonenberger. It ...