Eighth grade art class introduced Malka Dubrawsky to art and she hasn't been the same since. She went on to graduate from college with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art. It was being at home with children that pushed her into working with textiles.
For several years Malka worked primarily as a fiber artist and was lucky enough to be included in some prestigious shows and publications such as Quilt National and Visions and Fiberarts: Design Book 7.
She's been busy making more functional textiles though still primarily out of her own hand dyed and patterned fabric. To this end she has turned her attention to crafting quilts, pillows and other sundries for sale via her online store, stitchindye.etsy.com
. Malka writes and designs patterns and has been published in numerous magazines and books including Quilting Arts, Stitch, Modern Patchwork, and Quilt Scene and several books including Sweater Surgery and Quilts! Baby, Pretty Little Mini Quilts, Whip Up Mini Quilts, and Quilting Art. Her first book, Color Your Cloth: A Quilter's Guide to Dyeing and Patterning Fabric, was published by Lark Books in November of 2009 and a second book, Fresh Quilting: Fearless, Color, Design, and Inspiration was released in December of 2010 by Interweave Press. Currently, you can also find Malka working on new fabric designs for Moda Fabrics. She’s designed 3 collections including the sold out, A Stitch in Color.
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