Resume

Education

1986 Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Far East Studies, Western Oregon University, Oregon

Experience

1987-2003 Quilt Art Instructor, Seoul, Korea; Zushi; Japan; US Naval Base, Guantánamo Bay, Cuba; Woodbridge, England; Zeist, The Netherlands; Argentina and Mexico

Awards

1999 Honorable Mention, Third place, Innovative category, National Quilt Association, USA

2007 Honorable Mention, 21st Asheville Quilt Competition, Asheville NC; 2007 Honorable Mention, Pacific International Quilt Festival XVI, Santa Clara, CA 

1999 Honorable Mention, Third place, Innovative category, National Quilt Association, USA

1999 Bronze award, First Quilt Exhibition, Seoul, So. Korea

1998 First Place, Innovation, Pacific International Quilt Festival ’98, Santa Clara, CA

1996 Honorable Mention, 14th Asheville Quilt Competition and Exhibit, Asheville, NC

1992 Award at Quilts UK, England 

1987 “Best of Show,” Polk County Fair, Dallas, Oregon

Special Exhibits

2018-2019 SAQA Florida roaming gallery

2018 Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, and Curitiba, Brazil 

2017-29018 SAQA traveling “Bridges” Oregon

2016 A. E. Backus Museum, Fort Pierce, FL

2013 International Women Artists’ Exhibition “Her Presence in Colour X,” Vietnam

2010 “Festival Quilt and Patchwork” Palacio Lorenzo Raggio, Vicente Lopez, Argentina 

2001-2005 Quilting with Manhole Covers, Special exhibition of “Manhole” quilts, Japan,  

Oregon, and Virginia, USA

1999 Chojun Textile Art Museum, Seoul, So. Korea 

1998 Solo Exhibition, Japanese Embassy, Seoul, So. Korea 

1998 Special exhibition of Challenge quilts, Oregon, and Japan 

1987 and 1988 Quilts exhibited at Slot [castle] Zeist Exhibit, Zeist,  The Netherlands 1996 Zushi Culture Center group show, Zushi, Kanagawa, Japan

1995 Zushi Culture Center group show, Zushi, Kanagawa, Japan 

1993 “Quilts=Art=Quilts,” Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY

1993 Quilts: ’93, Cultural Centrum Leuven, Belgium

Books Published

2015 Sandra Sider, 1000 Quilt Inspirations, Quarry Books 

2002 MacGregor, Shirley, Quilting in the Morning Calm, The Carriage Trade Press

2001 MacGregor, Shirley, Treasures Underfoot, The Carriage Trade Press 

1999 MacGregor, Shirley, Quilting with Manhole Covers, The Carriage Trade Press