May 2020- Mary Vaneecke

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Mary Vaneecke is an award-winning artist, author, and teacher. Her mixed media art on textiles has been exhibited in museums and shows throughout the US, in Asia, Europe and Australia. Her work has appeared in many publications, including the LA Times, the Associated Press, Hyperallergic.com, Quilting Arts Magazine, and Machine Quilting Unlimited. In 2010, her work Homage won the American Quilters Society’s Longarm Workmanship Award in Paducah, KY.  

On Labor Day 2018, she launched a huge community art project called The Mourning Project to collect 23,000 pairs of handmade baby booties.