Jeri Riggs

Photos

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Title

Jeri Riggs

Description

Jeri Riggs discusses her quilt, which has won entry into the Husqvarna Viking MasterPiece Competition. The international contest showcases over 50 quilts, and an exhibition will travel to museums for a year. She discusses her design process, her personal reasons for quilting, her opinions on various quilting techniques, and the differences between traditional and art quilting.

Identifier

2019oh0654_qsosiqf0138
QSOS-154

Subject

Quilting
Quilts--Design.
Art quilts
Quilts
Quilts in art
Textiles
Quilts--United States--Exhibitions.
Quilts--Design

Interviewee

Jeri Riggs

Interviewer

Jo Frances Greenlaw

Interview sponsor

Nancy O'Bryant Puentes

Location

Houston, Texas

Interview indexer

Sarah Cleary

Transcriber

Rachel Grove

Interview Keyword

Gender in quiltmaking
Quilt purpose - Art or personal expression
Quilt purpose - Personal enjoyment
Quilting communities
Husqvarna Viking Masterpiece Competition
Machine quilting


Citation

“Jeri Riggs,” Quilters' S.O.S. -- Save Our Stories, accessed October 18, 2021, http://qsos.quiltalliance.org/items/show/2641.