Sunday, May 24, 2015
Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com

Recent Comments

GuyFawkes10 - QPD Blotter for May 22, 2015 - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Good reason to not take a cab or visit thise cities. Use Uber
GuyFawkes10 - Quincy School Board to re-bid QHS construction - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Why the down vote, it's true. Must be someone wanting me and everyone else to pay for their share.
pjohnf - Illinois Senate passes marijuana decriminalization bill but plans changes - Quincy, IL News - Quincy
I support legalization but this is a step in the right direction. Pot should be treated no different than alcohol. We waste too many resources and tax money chasing down pot heads.
pjohnf - 114th Congress drawing rotten reviews - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Congress is a corrupt worthless organization. The GOP is filled with cowards who are afraid to confront Obama's lawlessness and the democrats are a bunch of regressive liberal socialists who go along with Obama's socialist agenda to the detriment of America and freedom. As has been said many times, "Politicians are like diapers. They both should be changed often and for the same reason."
Quijote57 - There is no Menne in the phone book - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Students wonder why they have to take history classes. It's so we can remember what our forebears did to make our lives what they are. Thank you to all who served for our freedom.

Most Popular

Quincy School Board to re-bid QHS construction

Local McDonalds changing hands QJ Original

Criders in court

National Study Quantifies Impact of Kroc Centers

Two children safe after Fri abduction QJ Original

Real Estate Transfers May 11 thru May 15

Paid Ferguson protesters still waiting for the check

Quincy, Adams County want your feedback

Ann Miller Titus to hold artist reception at JWCC for exhibit

2 years, 3 months ago by Denise Donley

Titus's exhibits show a variety of textiles

An exhibit by Ann Miller Titus is on display through February 16 in the John Wood Community College Heath Center Art Gallery.  Miller will host a reception on Thursday, February 7 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the gallery located in the lower level of the Paul Heath Community Education and Fine Arts Center on the JWCC campus in Quincy at 48th and Harrison.  The display is open to the public during the College’s regular operating hours. 

Miller has been stitching since she was a young girl, when her grandmother gave her a cross stitch sampler.  By the mid 1980’s, her love for stitching grew and she transformed traditional wall quilts into unique and beautiful pieces of art.  Now 20 years later, her experiments with a variety of textiles are displayed regularly in regional galleries.

Titus continues to honor her quilting roots by experimenting with a wide variety of surface design techniques to alter textiles while stitching layers of fabric together.   She works with fabric discharge, disperse dyes, image transfer and felt making to create her art.  Recently, Titus has returned to the art of quilt making by creating highly textured surfaces with extensive machine quilting.  Her current body of work is grounded in the traditions of fabric and thread, celebrates color and composition, and maps the interaction between imaginary spaces. 

Titus is a member of the Great River Artisans and the Hannibal Alliance Art Gallery. Her work has been exhibited throughout the region and won numerous awards, including the 2008 City of Quincy Purchase Award at the Midsummer Arts Faire in Quincy. More information about her work is available at www.annmillertitus.com .


From the Newsroom

QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 14 hours, 50 minutes ago

Muddy River Opera presents La Boheme by Puccini http://t.co/C0VSWZ4AMm
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 15 hours, 51 minutes ago

Lebron leads Cavs to a 2-0 series lead over Atlanta http://t.co/wwhNBosLLR
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 15 hours, 51 minutes ago

Two children safe after Fri abduction - Father, grandfather tried to take them to Nebraska http://t.co/cZ58SmTrnv
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 17 hours, 52 minutes ago

Ameren Illinois customers could pay for Exelon's nuclear plants http://t.co/U5UoyUuYFQ