Jenkins Quilt Artist's Profile
Lola is currently teaching a quilting class called THREAD ART on Craftsy.com. Lola Jenkins has brought a unique vision through her incredible art quilts. Her quilts display the joy and freedom of pursuing her passion. The mystique of this African-American woman is that she is just started sewing in 2004. Without any background in sewing, art, perspective, drawing, etc . she developed her passion. Through her courage and fearless approach in creating art quilts she has evolved to master-quilter status. Lola states, "I don't know the rules, so I couldn't break the rules of quilting."
Her first showing was at the Central Oklahoma Quilt Guild show in June, 2007. She won 2nd Place for an art quilt of Ray Charles, and three Honorable Mentions. She entered the Centennial State Fair of Oklahoma in September, 2007. Her winnings were Best of Show, eleven 1st Places and two 2nd Place. She was…
- Born on August 25
- Joined January 4, 2011