Personal Information: Ellen Apte has been attracted to the tactile and visual allure of fiber from youth. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Clothing and Textiles from the University of North Texas. Her career has included fashion design, merchandising and business management.
Honors/Awards/Exhibitions: Ellen has received numerous awards for her innovative quilt pieces in the East Cobb Quilt Show, 2005 and 2007; Chattahoochee Evening Star Show, 2004 and 2006, and the Georgia National Fair, 2004 and 2005. Her work was exhibited at The Art Place, Marietta, Georgia, 2008. In 2008 and 2009, her work tours in the International Quilt Show exhibit, Journal Quilt Project II: Elements-Earth, Water, Air, and Fire and was juried into the American Quilter's Show in Knoxville, TN. Her work resides in corporate and private collections.
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