Lincoln's Leah Sorensen-Hayes is a textile artist who works with quilts. In this profile, Leah is hard at work on her latest piece, an experimental quilt incorporating nontraditional quilting techniques associated with the studio quilting art movement. Sorensen-Hayes, a North Platte native, meets with her quilt group (including her mother from North Platte) to discuss quilting techniques and individual projects. Leah also visits the newly opened International Quilt Study Center to see the latest exhibit.
The explosion of artistic work occurring across Nebraska is featured in this unique project produced by NET Television. This series of eight short video segments showcases the diversity of innovative artistry in the Cornhusker state.