AmericanTowns Heroes: Denise Allen's Quilts Portray Everyday Life and History
Denise Allen is a needlework folk artist and quilter whose work has been exhibited in folk art museums and galleries around the country. Her quilts tell the stories of African Americans throughout history as well as in everyday life. You can see examples of her work on her website. Denise Allen is also a mother who lost her child on September 11th when the twin towers fell.