Elizabeth Barton

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Elizabeth was born in York, England, educated in England and the US, receiving a Ph.D in 1975.  She emigrated to the US in 1976.  While working in  health service at the University of Georgia, she began to make quilts, focusing on art quilts with the encouragement of an NEA grant in 1995.

Her quilts have been included in national quilt shows including Quilt National (1995, 1999, 2007, 2009 and 2013), Visions (1996, 1998, 2000, 2006), AQE and Expressions, as well as  several all media art shows.  They are in both private and public collections, including the Atlanta Airport.  She retired from the university in order to focus on making quilts and teaching.  To see pictures of her quilts and read more about Elizabeth, visit her Web site http://elizabethbarton.com  and blog http://elizabethbarton.blogspot.com.

Classes Available by Elizabeth Barton

  • Abstract Art for Quiltmakers: 5 lessons - US$ 50.00 - Next Start Date: 2 March 2018
    Develop many different abstract designs suitable for creating amazing art quilts
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  • Basic Dyeing For Quiltmakers: 5 lessons - US$ 50.00 - On Demand (Start anytime)
    Basic dyeing techniques using safe, simple and fast Procion MX dyes
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  • Dyeing To Design: 5 lessons - US$ 51.00 - On Demand (Start anytime)
    Combine one dyeing process and one principle of art as you design a small quilt in each lesson
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  • Inspired to Design: 4 lessons - US$ 40.00 - On Demand (Start anytime)
    Learn to recognize and use inspiration in the world around you
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  • Mod Meets Improv: 5 lessons - US$ 52.00 - Next Start Date: 2 February 2018
    Improv methods dispense with tedious traditional methods of construction
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  • More Abstract Art for Quiltmakers: 5 lessons - US$ 50.00 - Next Start Date: To Be advised
    There are so many wonderful quilt designs ideas within the abstract art field, let's unveil some!
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  • The Six Hour Quilt: 6 lessons - US$ 59.00 - Next Start Date: 16 February 2018
    Perfect for those who are short of time….but who love to make quilts
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  • Working in Series: 4 lessons - US$ 41.00 - On Demand (Start anytime)
    Experienced art quilters learn to dig deeper by exploring one subject in a series
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