First Friday featuring Ann Baldwin May
Ann Baldwin May was born and raised in Palo Alto, California. She received her education from University of California, Irvine (BA History, Elementary Teaching Credential, Masters in Teaching Spanish) Her first quilting class was in 1975. She retired in 2012 after working 30 years as a bilingual teacher and Bilingual Resource Teacher in Watsonville. She is married and has two daughters.
After making over 300 bed quilts, she turned her attention to art quilts. Ann is passionate about using repurposed materials often from the San Francisco Design Center. She has won several awards for her work. Two pieces were recently purchased by Kaiser Permanente for their Scotts Valley facility. Her work reflects her inspiration of materials, nature and her love and respect for the Mexican culture.
Ann Baldwin May Art Quilts participated in the juried Santa Cruz County Open Studios Art Tour in October,2018 for the third time. Join her for monthly First Fridays Art Tour. Always something new in her studio and gallery in the Santa Cruz Art Center, 1001 Center St.#4 Downtown S.C.
Ann Baldwin May
Art Quilter & Fiber Artist
Santa Cruz Art Center
1001 Center St. #4
Downtown Santa Cruz
FB: @annbaldwinmay Twitter: @annbaldwinmay
First Friday February
February 1, 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm