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Colleen Wise - Mali

Colleen Wise - Mali

Artist Statement: The fabrics that inspired this happy quilt are created by young women in Mali who have benefitted from a micro loan program, developing their own batik businesses. Our fabric, our money and our lives have gone full circle.

Materials & Techniques: Batiks from Mali; additional hand painting; fused appliqué; machine quilting.

Dimensions:32"W x 23"H

Photographer: Colleen Wise