User Login

Login Access

Search the Collections

Quilter Judith Braggs (2015)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art, Interview

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2015-10-17

Duration: 00:05:15

Subjects: Braggs, Judith | African American artists | Folk Art | QUILTS | Quilters | Fabric arts


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • LaFleur, Donna Producer
  • Braggs, Judith Interviewee


This segment from the October 17, 2015, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” features producer Donna LaFleur’s interview with Judith Braggs, an African American folk art quilter from Baton Rouge. She discusses: the evolution of her sewing from clothes to baby quilts to folk art quilts; the themes of her quilts; and the public response to her quilts. Host: James Fox-Smith