TITLE

Denyse Schmidt

PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
American Craft;Dec2012/Jan2013, Vol. 72 Issue 6, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles the American textile designer Denyse Schmidt dealing with topics including her training in graphic design at the Rhode Island School of Design, what inspires her quilts and her collaboration with a group of Amish women in Minnesota.
ACCESSION #
83192769

 

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