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About Alethea Ballard - The Maverick Quilter

About the Artist

  • Alethea Ballard is an art quilter who (these days) specializes in fabric collage quilts. 
  • "I'm cutting, cutting, always cutting!" 
  • Exuberant about color and fabrics, intrigued by faces and flowers, and cheerful in her attitude towards creating, Alethea invites you to join her in her journey.
  • Alethea is an excellent teacher who enjoys working with her students.  She brings lots of experience and an eye for design and layout.
  • Alethea can be found in the Bay Area of California lurking about fabric stores, coffee shops - holding a pair of scissors, of course!

Custom Orders

Alethea Ballard will consider custom orders for collage quilt work.  Contact Alethea for with questions about custom work using the form provided below.

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Schedule a Skype session today to meet with Alethea and get input on your current collage work. 

Use the Online Collage Consult page above.  Schedule either one or two half hour blocks at at time.  

Other dates times can be made by arrangement, send a query below.

Guilds and groups can use the contact form below to schedule a lecture or trunk show.

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