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Patchwork and Quilting in Britain
Patchwork and Quilting in Britain
Written by Heather Audin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812418
Our Price: $12.95
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Patchwork and Quilting in Britain

Written by Heather Audin


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $12.95

Patchwork quilts are hugely evocative emblems of our domestic past. With no two quite the same, each example hints at both the story of the particular household in which it was  produced and at a larger piece of social history. But quilting is by no means only historical, with the craft... Read more >
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Patchwork and Quilting in Britain

Written by Heather Audin


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $7.95

Patchwork quilts are hugely evocative emblems of our domestic past. With no two quite the same, each example hints both at the story of the particular household in which it was produced and at a larger piece of social history. But quilting is by no means only historical, with the craft... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Migraine Art
Migraine Art
Written by Klaus Podoll and Derek Robinson, Foreword by Oliver Sacks
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781556436727
Our Price: $35.00
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Migraine Art
The Migraine Experience from Within
Written by Klaus Podoll and Derek Robinson
Foreword by Oliver Sacks


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2009
Price: $35.00

Migraine Art includes more than 300 powerful illustrations and paintings created by migraine sufferers from around the world. It provides a thoroughly unique window into the subjective world of the migraine sufferer. The idea of collecting migraine art started with a number of public competitions in the 1980s, which encouraged artists... Read more >
Earl Cunningham's America
Earl Cunningham's America
Written by Wendell Garrett, Virgina Mecklenburg and Carolyn Weekley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588342492
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Earl Cunningham's America

Written by Wendell Garrett, Virgina Mecklenburg and Carolyn Weekley


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2007
Price: $45.00

The official companion to the Smithsonian American Art Museum's exhibition of the same name, this beautifully illustrated volume presents Earl Cunningham (1893-1997) as a folk modernist who used the flat space and brilliant color typical of Matisse and Van Gogh to create sophisticated compositions. A creative, eccentric, and restless young man... Read more >
Listening to Our Ancestors
Listening to Our Ancestors
Written by Smithsonian American Indian, Edited by Peter Macnair, Jay Stewart, Robert Joseph and Mary Jane Lenz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780792241904
Our Price: $24.00
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Listening to Our Ancestors
The Art of Native Life Along the Pacific Northwest Coast
Written by Smithsonian American Indian
Edited by Peter Macnair, Jay Stewart, Robert Joseph and Mary Jane Lenz


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2005
Price: $24.00

Illustrated with never-before-published artifacts from the unique treasures in the museum's Northwest Coast collections, Listening to Our Ancestors profiles native communities of the Pacific Northwest and showcases the region's rich cultural history and artwork.

Sophisticated in conception and execution and rich with symbolism, the totem poles, painted housefronts, masks, dance regalia, feast... Read more >
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