Carolyn Mazloomi creates African-American-themed quilt art.
Since making her first quilt in 1980, Dr. Carolyn Mazloomi has immersed herself in the art of quilt making in the African American community to become a renowned lecturer, fiber artist, author and historian. We visit Dr. Mazloomi as share her art and inspiration.
Poignant and powerful, few quilts have the ability to speak to you as Dr. Mazloomi's art does. She creates these stunning portrait quilts with a "there are no mistakes" approach to design and color. "Everything is all good," she says.
Dr. Maloomi's notable quote about quilting - "It's a very slow process in a very fast-paced world."