If you prefer to pay via check, please mail it to:
AzQS Regional Study Day
10753 W. Saratoga Circle
Sun City, AZ. 85351
Be sure to include you email address so that your registration can be confirmed. Your registration must be RECEIVED in the mail no later than Monday, November 2nd.
Terry has B.S. in Botany, a Ph.D. in Ecology, and was an Assistant Professor of Botany at the University of Wyoming before embarking on a full-time research career with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Park Service. In retirement she is pursuing various lines of quilt history research. She has given numerous presentations on textile history to a variety of groups including a presentation to the Denver Botanic Garden’s School of Botanical Art & Illustration describing the mutually beneficial connections between botanical illustrations and chintz textile design. She is a member of the American Quilt Study Group, has published articles in both Uncoverings and Blanket Statements, and is webmaster and chief creator of content for the Floral Motifs on Early Chintz website.
How did the desire for chintz in the 18th and 19th centuries give birth to the Industrial Revolution and make the British the providers by 1860 of half the world’s printed textiles? How did chintz become “the” status symbol of an age? This presentation will explain the details, show how massive fortunes were made in the process, and discuss the social ramifications of production of this lovely textile.
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This event will take place in the comfort of your own home via Zoom. You may "attend" the meeting using you cell phone, table, or computer. If you are not familiar with Zoom, click HERE to take a look at a short video instruction on how to join a Zoom meeting. For more detailed information about how Zoom will work on your device and general information for a participant, click HERE for downloadable instructions.
Lynn has collected many, many quilts over the last 30 years. She currently heads the Arizona Quilt Documentation Project team which has been responsible for loading almost 5,000 Arizona quilts into the Quilt Index.
In her presentation, Lynn will share the story of the biggest influence on, not only her quilt making, but also on her interest in quilt collecting.
Flower Power – How Chintz Caused the Industrial Revolution
by Terry Tickhill Terrell
Registration and Payment
The non-refundable registration fee for this event is $10. Registration will be open through Monday, November 2nd.
On Thursday, November 5th, you will receive the Zoom meeting link with instructions on how to access the meeting. If you have not used Zoom before, you DO NOT have to download it prior to the meeting. There will be instructions in this meeting email.
Remember, you DO NOT need a PayPal account to use this method of payment. Your debit or personal credit card may be used without you setting up a PayPal account.
Arizona Quilt Study Group
©Arizona Quilt Study Group 2020
Journey of a Quilt Collector
by Lynn Evans Miller
Saturday, November 7, 2020
Regional Quilt Study Day (virtual)
1 p.m. - 4 p.m. (MST, AZ time)