Gee’s Bend Quilt Auction to Benefit Clinton Bush Haiti Fund

BERNICE STEINBAUM GALLERY TO HOST GEE’S BEND AUCTION TO BENEFIT HAITIClinton Bush Haiti Foundation to Receive Funds RaisedMIAMI, FLORIDA – (February 21, 2010) -- The Bernice Steinbaum Gallery announces an auction of quilts from Gee’s Bend to benefit the Clinton Bush Haiti Fund in association with the Haitian Cultural Arts Alliance. The auction takes place on Saturday, March 13, 2010, from 7:00 … [Read more...]

New Gee’s Bend Quilt Kits & Fabrics

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QUILTERS OF GEE’S BEND & WINDHAM FABRICS ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP

GEE’S BEND, AL – (September 23, 2009) – Just in time for the holiday season Gee’s Bend and Baum Textiles/Windham Fabrics announce a partnership to present four quilt kits and 19 Gee’s Bend solids. The kits and solids will be shipping to quilt stores worldwide in November 2009. The quilt kits include instructions, fabric for the quilt tops and binding; batting, backing; thread, needles, and … [Read more...]

Quilts of Gee’s Bend and Baum Textiles Introduce Quilt Kits

The Quilters of Gee's Bend and Baum Textile Mills announce their collaboration on Quilt kits based on designs by Mary Lee Bendolph, Qunnie Pettway, Rita Mae Pettway and Mary L. Bennett. The four kits and 19 Gee's Bend solid fabrics sold by the yard should hit stores late November/early December. More than a year in the making we are thrilled that this has come to fruition. A percentage of sales … [Read more...]

AT&T AND GEE’S BEND QUILTERS CREATE ARTWORK TO COMMEMORATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Quilt Celebrates the Spirit and Contributions of African-AmericansSAN ANTONIO, February 2008 — To commemorate Black History Month, AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) has announced the unveiling of a specially commissioned quilt that celebrates the spirit of African-Americans and highlights the unique talents of the renowned Gee’s Bend Quilters. The AT&T Gee’s Bend Quilt, which measures 95 inches by 82 … [Read more...]