Historic 18th & Vine Jazz District

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Background image quilted by Marla Jackson © 2018

Awards

Female Artist of the Year

Lola Jenkins

Male Artist of the Year

William Daniels​

Lifetime Achievement Award Winners

  • Aisha Labumba

  • Nedrq Bond

  • Caroline Mazloomi

  • Lola Jenkins

  • Michael Cummings

  • Tara Wilson Evans

  • Janice M. Hollins

  • Faith Ringgold (Number one quilter in the world)

  • Christopher Akambe (International Vendor of the year)

  • Hank Herring

  • Lisa Shepard Stewart

  • Michelle Bishop

  • Roland Freeman

  • Carola Jones

  • Bisa Butler

  • Kyra Hicks

  • Marion Coleman

  • O. V. Brantley

  • Torreah "Cookie" Washington

  • Dr. Myrah Green

  • Arriana King Komer

  • Rhonda Masters & Cynthia Vaughn (best online quilt class in America)

  • Sherry Whetstone