gallery: 2001: a quilt odyssey

2001: A Quilt Odyssey (detail), 2002 © Kathleen Loomis, 99 x 83

I retired in the fall of 2000 and resolved to work fulltime on my quilts. It seemed like a good idea to use the upcoming new year for a “performance art” project in which I would make a quilt block for every day in the year. The rules were simple: a five-inch block; blocks didn’t have to be made that actual day (since we planned to do a lot of traveling) but they had to document what happened that day.

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