Quilting - Alfred Shaheen Christian Lane Quilters Shaheen MQX 2016 Exhibit Machine Quilte
Alfred Shaheen 1922 - 2008
Considered the pioneer of the Hawaiin shirt, Alfreen Shaeen was a visionary who revolutioned the garment industry in Hawaii by designing and printing ready to wear aloha shirts and dresses. Shaheen was not only a fashion pioneer, but a brilliant textile designer. He was the most creative and prolific Hawaiian manufacturer in the heyday of post-WWII fashion. His unique method of silk-screening textile designs for garments were sold world-wide. His extraordinary garments made him the largest aloha wear manufacturer in Hawaii in the 1950s and 1960s. See Full Article
Aubrey Beardsly Fabric Panels 2015 Christian Lane Quilters Beardsley CLQ for sale
Aubrey Beardsley(1872 – 1898)
Aubrey Beardsley was an English illustrator and author. His drawings in black ink, were influenced by the style of Japanese woodcuts. Beardsley's contribution to the development of the Art Nouveau style was significant, despite the brevity of his career before his early death from turburculosis.
Bloomcraft printed the Beardsley fabric in the 1960's.
Beardsley panels, singles or sets, are in stock
A complete set of six Beardsley panels is $200. A single panel is $35.
Our Aubrey Beardsley wall hangings, like the one below, can be made to order. Call 860/829-2821 for more information.