Michael Cummings - ART CART Oral Histories

Cummings, Michael; Dawson, Sophia; Teitcher, Arielle; Research Center for Arts and Culture

Michael Cummings [1945-] is a quilter who began quilting while working a 9-to-5 job. Once he retired, Cummings began quilting full-time. In this interview, he outlines his schedule while working and after retirement. He also describes his quilting and the various pieces and series he has created and is still working on. Many of his pieces have political themes, such as the Civil Rights and Obama series. Another series he describes is the Jazz series. He also expresses his excitement about participating in shows and being a part of ArtCart.


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Research Center for Arts and Culture
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January 29, 2014


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