April 14-17, 2014, Quilting, Bluegrass and Gee's Bend Week, Alabama Folk School at Camp McDowell
May 2, 2014 & Saturday Nov 8, 2014, Celebration Tours Presents: Gee's Bend Quilters Collective
May 2, 2014 Premiering on PBS May 2, 2014 (*check local listings)
PBS series Craft in America, Episode XII. Industry: Handmade in the Creative Economy. Featuring Gee's Bend quilters Lucy Mingo & Mary Ann Pettway, quilter Joe Cunningham, boat builder Graham McKay & Lowell's Boat Shop, artist Bethanne Knudson & The Oriole Mill, jewelry artist Shane Yamane, Etsy.
September 5, 2014 – January 10, 2015
February 2014, Jason Moran’s “Live: Quilts of Gee’s Bend Suite,” on NPR
Quilt images courtesy of Tinwood Media | All other photographs courtesy Jim Peppler, 1966, all rights reserved