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Designer Profile:
Dottie Moore—Conversations in Cloth

Drawing on nature's symbolism and her own intuition, studio quilt artist Dottie Moore creates award-winning art quilts, but fabric alone can't contain the energy of this dynamic woman. Dottie's passion for the creative process spills over into a widening circle of endeavors that includes radio broadcasts, exhibits, books, and her international project, "Piecing a Quilt of Life," which focuses on senior women and their artistic abilities. She describes her own textile art as "conversations with fabric and thread to explore the mysteries of earth and sky."

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