TITLE

Quilters Make A Difference

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Quilter's World;Jun2007, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p98
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article narrates how quilters Senani Garuthara and Marie diPrimo helped Sri Lankan women whose only profit comes from their appliequéd traditional designs on muslin blocks. During a vacation in the country, Garuthara brought back several appliequéd blocks made by a group of women to her friend diPrimo. DiPrimo used the blocks to design a quilt which she used for her classes. Garuthara set up a Web site intended for the sale of the traditional blocks in which proceeds were directed to the craftswomen.
ACCESSION #
24391413

 

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