Interview Summary

Jeri Riggs discusses her quilt, which has won entry into the Husqvarna Viking MasterPiece Competition. The international contest showcases over 50 quilts, and an exhibition will travel to museums for a year. She discusses her design process, her personal reasons for quilting, her opinions on various quilting techniques, and the differences between traditional and art quilting.

Interview Accession

2019oh0654_qsosiqf0138

Interviewee Name

Jeri Riggs

Interviewer Name

Jo Frances Greenlaw

Interview Date

2002-11-02

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All rights to the Quilters' S.O.S. -- Save Our Stories (QSOS) oral history project, including but not restricted to legal title, copyrights and literary property rights, have been transferred from the Quilt Alliance to the University of Kentucky Libraries. Please contact the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History regarding rights pertaining to individual interviews.

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Riggs, Jeri Interview by Jo Frances Greenlaw. 02 Nov. 2002. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Riggs, J. (2002, November 02). Interview by J. F. Greenlaw. 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.

Riggs, Jeri, interview by Jo Frances Greenlaw. November 02, 2002, 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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