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Denise first started art quilting in the early 1990’s, and now focuses on her art full-time. An internationally recognized artist, her work has been juried or invited into multiple national and international shows and exhibitions, and major publications, including:

Juried / Major Invitational Exhibitions:

2017
 QFIK 2017 (Quilt Festival in Korea), Featured Artist (Seoul, South Korea)
2016
 China International Patchwork Invitational Arts Show, Featured Artist (Beijing, China)
2016
 Le Carrefour European du Patchwork, Featured Artist (Sainte Marie Aux Mines, France)
2014
 Fiber and Arts Festival, Quilt and Textile Museum (La Conner, Washington)
2012  Interquilt, Featured Artist (Girona, Spain)
2010
 Int’l TECHstyle Art Biennial, Museum of Quilts and Textiles (San Jose, California)
2010
 Images 2010, Lowell Quilt Festival (Lowell, Massachusetts)
2009
 Celtic Spirit Worldwide Art Show, Featured Artist (San Marcos, Texas)
2008
 Speaking with my Ancestors Art Show, Woman Made Gallery (Chicago, Illinois)
2007
 Quilt National 2007 (Athens, Ohio)

      Winner of both the People's Choice Award and the McCarthy Memorial Award for Craftsmanship

2007
 Sacred Threads (Reynoldsburg, Ohio)
2006
 International Quilt Society (Houston, Texas)
2006
 AQS – American Quilt Show (Paducah, Kentucky)
2005  Sacred Threads (Reynoldsburg, Ohio)
2004  Expressions of the Sacred, Iliff School of Theology (Denver, Colorado)
2003  Landscape Unlimited: Interpretations of Nature (Chicago, Illinois)
2003
 Sacred Threads (Reynoldsburg, Ohio)
2002
 Art Quilts at the Whistler, Whistler House Museum of Art (Lowell, Massachusetts)
2002
 Artist as Quiltmaker (Oberlin, Ohio)
2001
 Sacred Threads (Reynoldsburg, Ohio)

Media / Publications / Included In:


2017  Quilt Italia National Quilt Guild Magazine (Italy), Featured Artist, January 2017
2017
 Art Quilt Collector (USA), Featured Artist, January 2017, a SAQA quarterly publication
2016
 Corea Quilt Associates (South Korea) National Newsletter, Featured Artist, November 2016
2016  Burda Patchwork and Quilting Magazine (both France and Germany), Featured Artist, November 2016
2016  Magic Patch Magazine (France), Featured Artist, September-October 2016
2016
 Art Quilting Studio Magazine (USA), Featured Artist, Summer 2016
2014
 Lovely Landscape Quilts, Cathy Geier
2014
 Quilt National Artist Profile, Quilt National Artists
2012
 SAQA Featured Artist, May 2012
2011
 Adventures in Design, Joen Wolfrom
2010  1000 Artisan Textiles (a juried competition), S. Salamony & G.M. Brown
2009
 Machine Quilting Unlimited Magazine, Featured Artist, June 2009
2009  Fiberarts Magazine, Featured Artist, April 2009
2009
 Love of Quilting Magazine, “Gateways to Imagination”, January - February 2009
2007  The Best of Contemporary Quilts, Quilt National 2007
2007  The Quilt Show.com, Featured Artist (on-line video, #106)
2006  American Art Collector, juried competition, Alcove Books, Volume 2 Book 2
2005
 Color and Composition for the Creative Quilter, Katie Pasquini Masopust
2004
 American Art Collector, juried competition, Alcove Books, Volume 1 Book 2