Ann Kowaleski is an award-winning quilt artist whose work has been in many national and international exhibitions including Visions and Quilt National. Her work has been reproduced in such publications as Fiberarts, Art/Quilt and Quilters Newsletter, and books such as America's Quilts and the newly published 500 Art Quilts (see below). She was born in Remus, Michigan and completed an MA in Counseling at Central Michigan University. She has taught many workshops and curated the quilt show "Contemporary Quilts of the Great Lakes States" at Central Michigan University. She is married to poet Eric Torgersen and has one daughter, Elizabeth Torgersen, who is pursuing a Ph.D. in Psychology at Northwestern. Many of these quilts are for sale. If interested, email Ann at torge1e (at) cmich (dot) edu.
Ann's quilt "Three Women," below, has been awarded First Place by the jurors of Art Walk Central 2016.
515 Gallery, 515 N. McEwan Street, Clare, Michigan, presents the textile exhibit Fiber of Life, featuring art quilts by Ann Kowaleski and needlepoint by C. Joanne Grabinski, March 11-April 26, 2017. Gallery Hours Wed.- Sat. 11am-4pm. Opening Reception Saturday March 11, 6:00pm-8:00pm.