"Granick has taken the quilts-many of which look op-art modern-out of the realm of the strictly artistic and given them a history."
-The Philadelphia Inquirer "Tradition and photography are artfully intertwined in this highly accomplished book."
About the Author
Eve Granick's interest in the Amish began in the mid-1970s when she traveled throughout the Midwest with her antique dealer husband, David Wheatcroft, in search of Amish quilts. Buying and selling Amish quilts let to collecting them, and inevitably to a curiosity about the milieu in which they were produced. Eve grew up in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, and recieived a B.F.A. from Washington University, St. Louis, and a M.F.A. for the University of Iowa, Iowa City. She lives in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania.