Quilt Artist, Instructor

Katie Pasquini Masopust

Katie Pasquini Masopust – Quilt Artist, Instructor, Author

For nearly 30 years Katie Pasquini Masopust has produced high quality contemporary art quilts that have been coveted and collected by a broad range of admirers. Her work ranges from structured Mandalas and mind-blowing dimensional pieces to very painterly landscapes and abstracts executed with the finest fabrics and most creative stitching techniques. When not in residence at her studio in Fortuna, CA she travels the world presenting her contemporary quilting theories and techniques to classes. Her numerous awards and accolades include her 2005 induction into the Silver Star Award presented by Houston Quilt Festival. A prolific author, Katie shares her enthusiasm for the art of creative quilting through her numerous books, her many classes, and now as a member of the Experius Academy Advisory Council.

Katie’s easy, energetic manner has made her a very popular teacher and lecturer. When not in residence at her studio in Fortuna, CA she travels the world presenting her contemporary quilting theories and techniques to classes; not only in North America, but in Europe, the Far East, Australia and New Zealand. Awards and accolades have been numerous for Katie, culminating with her 2005 induction into a very select group of art quilt professionals who have earned the Silver Star Award presented by Houston Quilt Festival.

A prolific author, Katie shares her enthusiasm for the art of creative quilting through her numerous books, her many classes, and now as a member of the Experius Academy Advisory Council as they work to develop the art mission for the new Gateway Canyons Resort in Colorado a destination resort for quilting enthusiasts and fiber artists: also host of Katie’s Alegre Retreats.

Katie will be presenting her "Art Quilts" lecture on Saturday and Sunday at 2:00 pm. This lecture will cover a compilation of the top quilts makers in the world, and their views and inspirations for their work. Having transformed her training and talent as a painter to painting with fabric, Katie will talk about her work, current trends and accomplished artists with whom she has worked with as the President of the national organization of Studio Art Quilts Associates. She will share a good sampling of her work and her inspirations.

The one-hour lecture will have an entry fee of $10.

Carson Valley Quilt Guild

P.O. Box 2541
Minden, Nv. 89423
Nancy Lampson, President
carsonvalleyqg@hotmail.com

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