Interview Summary

Venetta Morger discusses her quilt made to support cancer research for MD Anderson and its Ovarian Cancer Quilt Project. She shares how she began quilting and her experiences teaching techniques to fellow guild members. She has been a full time quiltmaker since 2007 and now has devoted studio space in her home. She aspired to have a quilt displayed at the International Quilt Festival in Houston, Texas, and has achieved that goal.

Interview Accession

2020oh0611_qsosiqf0175

Interviewee Name

Venetta Morger

Interviewer Name

Sandy Goldman

Interview Date

2011-11-06

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Morger, Venetta Interview by Sandy Goldman. 06 Nov. 2011. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Morger, V. (2011, November 06). Interview by S. Goldman. Quilt Alliance’s Quilters' S.O.S.- Save Our Stories Oral History Project: International Quilt Festival. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Morger, Venetta, interview by Sandy Goldman. November 06, 2011, Quilt Alliance’s Quilters' S.O.S.- Save Our Stories Oral History Project: International Quilt Festival, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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