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  • A refreshing supplement to the more straight-faced approach favored by self-taught art coffee table books.”

    Bill SwislowIntuit Magazine

Just a few more titles from over the years

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2015 Rag Darlings, Gloria Nixon, Kansas City Star Books

2015 Half Scrap Quilts, Mickey Depre, Kansas City Star Books

2014 MU 175, Brian Burnes, Kansas City Star Books

2014 Just Treats, No Tricks, Betsy Chucthian, Kansas City Star Books

2014 It’s Elementary, Kim Gaddy, Kansas City Star Books

2014 Documenting Your Quilted Treasures, Agnes M. Pool, Kansas City Star Books

2014 Pieced Hexies Deux, Mickey Depre, Kansas City Star Books

2013 It’s a Circus, Amy McCellan, Melanie Marek, Mindy Johnston, Kansas City Star Books

2013 A Basketful of Taupe, Kylie Irvine, Kansas City Star Books

2013 Butterfly Fields, Carolyn Nixon, Kansas City Star Books

2013 Collaboration Celebration, Bonnie K. Hunter and Mickey Depre, Kansas City Star Books

2013 Prized Quilts, Donna di Natale, Kansas City Star Books

2013 Lizzie’s Legacy, Betsey Chutchian, Kansas City Star Books

2013 Ring Around the Hexie, Bonnie Hunter and Mickey Depre, Kansas City Star Books

2012 The City of Fountains: Kansas City’s Legacy of Beauty and Design, Roy Inman, Kansas City Star Books

2012 Memories of Christmas Past, Betsey Langford and Carolyn Nixon, Kansas City Star Books

2012 Pieced Hexies, Mickey Dupree, Kansas City Star Books

2012 The Quilt Garden, Barbara Brackman and Iyse Moore, Kansas City Star Books

2011 Saddle the Pale Horse, Darryl W. Levings, Kansas City Star Books

2011 Faithful and Devoted, Sarah Maxwell and Dolores Smith, Kansas City Star Books

2011 Be Merry, Martha Walker, Kansas City Star Books

2011 A Bountiful Life, Karen Mowry, Kansas City Star Books

2011 Quilt Retro, Jennifer Dick, Kansas City Star Books

2011 Stars!, American Quilt Study Group, Kansas City Star Books

2011 Confederates in the Cornfield, Edie McGinnis, Kansas City Star Books

2011 Flower Dance, Hallye Bone, Kansas City Star Books

2011 Welcome Home, Cheryl Wall, Kansas City Star Books

2010 Stuff They Wouldn’t Print, Lee Judge, Kansas City Star Books

2010 Feedsack Secrets, Gloria Nixon, Kansas City Star Books

2010 Piecing the Past, Lynne Hagmeier, Kansas City Star Books

2010 Backyard Blooms, Barbara Jones, Kansas City Star Books

2010 Picnic Park, Barbara Jones, Kansas City Star Books

2010 From the Bedroom to the Barnyard, Kansas City Star Books

2010 Sew into Sports, Barbara Brackman, Kansas City Star Books

2009 Return of a Native: George Van Millett Paints the Heartland, Lynn Mackle, Kansas City Star Books

2009 Coast to Coast Travel-O-Pedia, Randy Mason, Michael Murphy, Don Mayberger, Detour Art, Kansas City Star Books

2009 Flora Botanica, Quilts from the Spencer Museum of Art, Barbara Brackman, Kansas City Star Books

2009 A Sea of Red: 50 Years with the Chiefs, Jeffery Flanagan, Kansas City Star Books

2009 Opening Day, Sonie Ruffin, Kansas City Star Books

2009 Pots de Fleurs, Kathy Delaney, Kansas City Star Books

2009 Get Your Stitch on Route 66, Christina DeArmond, Eula Lang and Kaye Spitzli, Kansas City Star Books

2009 Winter Trees, Jane Kennedy, Kansas City Star Books

2009 Across the Pond, Bettina Havig, Kansas City Star Books

2009 Bargain Junkie: Living the Good Life on the Cheap, Annie Korzen, Andrews McMeel

2009 Cake Wrecks, Jen Yates, Andrews McMeel

2009 Jasper’s Kitchen, Jasper J. Mirabile, Jr., Andrews McMeel

2008 Inside Ike’s World—Documents from the Eisenhower Library, Brian Burnes, Kansas City Star Books

2008 Home Court Advantage, Kelly Ludwig, Kansas City Star Books

2008 The Circuit Rider’s Quilt, Jennifer Dick, Kansas City Star Books

2008 Embroidered Quilts From Hand to Heart, Christina DeArmond, Eula Lang and Kaye Spitzli, Kansas City Star Books

2008 We Gather Together, Jan Patek, Kansas City Star Books

2008 The Lincoln Museum Quilt, Barbara Brackman and Deb Rowden, Kansas City Star Books

2008 Portable Patchwork, Donna Lynn Thomas, Kansas City Star Books

2007 The Jewel of St. Louis: Forest Park, Sally J. Altman and Richard Weiss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

2007 Detour Art: Outsider, Folk Art and Visionary Environments Coast to Coast, Kelly Ludwig, Kansas City Star Books

2007 Bold Improvisations: Searching for African-American Quilts, Scott Heffley, Kansas City Star Books

2007 The Soulful Art of African-American Quilts,  Sonie Ruffin, Kansas City Star Books

2007 Borderland in Butternut & Blue, Barbara Brackman, Kansas City Star Books

2007 Alphabet Quilts, Bea Oglesby, Kansas City Star Books

2007 Cotton and Wool, Miss Jump’s Farewell, Linda Brannock, Kansas City Star Books

2006 If These Boobs Could Talk, Shannon Seip and Adrienne Hedger, Andrews McMeel

2006 Trails, Rails and Tales: Olathe’s First 150 Years, George R. Bauer, Kansas City Star Books

2006 Great Plains Originals: Historic Documents from America’s Heartland, Brian Burnes, Kansas City Star Books

2006 Birds of a Feather, Barbara Brackman, Kansas City Star Books

2006 Art Nouveau Quilts, Bea Obglesby, Kansas City Star Books

2005 Katrina — 8 Hours That Changed the Mississippi Coast Forever, Keith Chrostowski, Drew Tarter, Dorothy Wilson, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, MS

2005 Libertyville, Terry Clothier Thompson, Kansas City Star Books

2005 Home Sweet Home, Barb Adams and Alma Allen, Kansas City Star Books

2005 Quilters’ Stories, Deb Rowden, Kansas City Star Books

2005 The Girlfriend’s Bible 2, Cathy Hamilton, Andrews McMeel

2005 Another Weird Year, Hew Davies, Andrew McMeel

2004 The Little Book of Christmas Stress, Rohan Candappa, Andrews McMeel

2004 The Girlfriend’s Bible 2, Cathy Hamilton, Andrews McMeel

2004 All Things Golf, Howard Richman, Kansas City Star Books

2004 Women of Design, Barbara Brackman, Kansas City Star Books

2004 Four-Block Quilts, Terry Clothier Thompson, Kansas City Star Books

2004 Quilting the Garden, Barb Adams, Alma Adams, Ricki Creamer, Kansas City Star Books

2004 A Year’s Worth of Perfect Parties, Kristina “Morgan” Rose and Deandra “Brooksie” Brooks, Andrews McMeel

2003 Wit, Des MacHale, Andrews McMeel

2003 Hex the Ex, Sophia, Andrews McMeel

2003 Flower Gardening in Kansas City, Craig Nienaber, Kansas City Star Books

2003 Quilting a Poem, Doug Worgul, Kansas City Star Books

2003 Heart and Home, Kathy Schmidt, Kansas City Star Books

2003 MILDEW Mothers-in-law Do Everything Wrong, Lynne White and Renee Plastique, Andrews McMeel

2002 The Ultimate Kansas City Puzzle Book, Mark Zieman, Kansas City Star Books

2002 Hot Love Spells, Sophia, Andrews McMeel

2002 A Table Full of Welcome, Doug Worgul, Kansas City Star Books