PaMdora - Pressing


Featured artist in Art Quilt Portfolio: People & Portraits: Profiles of Major Artists, Galleries of Inspiring Works, Lark Crafts, 2013
Featured artist in Quilting Art: Inspiration, Ideas & Innovative Works from 20 Contemporary Quilters, Voyageur Press, October, 2009
Collaborator for Creative Time and Space: Making Room for Making Art, North Light Books, October, 2009
Quilt National: The Best in Contemporary Quilts, editions 20132009, 2007 and 2005
Quilt Visions, Visions Press, 2006
Masterpieces: Art Takes Shape, Husqvarna Press, 2005


Quilting Arts TV, aired nationwide 2008, available on DVD
The Art of Quilting, PBS documentary, aired nationwide 2007, available on DVD


Inner Echoes, Jefferson City Magazine, March 2016
Sew Far Sew Good, Ladue Magazine, November 2015
Painting with Thread, American Style Magazine, Jan-Feb. 2009
Handwerken zonder Grenzen, (Dutch magazine), October 2008
Welcome to the Art Factory, Studio edition of Cloth, Paper, Scissors, April 2008
Artist Profile, Quilting Arts Magazine, January 2008
Top Stitch, Mary Engelbreit’s Home Companion, December, 2007
Best Stash, Fiberarts magazine, Summer, 2007
Interview with Pam RuBert, IQA Journal, Summer 2007
The Creative Force review, SAQA Journal, winter, 2007
Love & Art, Signature Magazine, March 2007
Art Matters: Philadelphia Region’s Magazine of the Arts, April 2006
Strong work seen in Philly, Fiberarts Magazine, web gallery, 2006
Fiber Artistry, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, October 2005
Plunging into Life, Springfield! Magazine, July 2004


Modern Materials Exhibit Artistic Designs, Not Your Grandma’s Patchwork, The Oklahoman, August 18, 2009
Not Your Grandmother’s Patchwork, The Sun, Lowell, MA, August 8, 2009
Major Shows Highlight the Latest Work in a Booming Medium, Wall Street Journal, May 23, 2009
After Five, Pam RuBert Fashions Modern Art with Ancient Craft, Springfield Business Journal, January 1, 2007
Quilts Not So Traditional, Springfield News-Leader, April, 2006
Cozy Canvas, Springfield News-Leader, Feburary 2005
Mixed Media Quilts, New Haven Register, March 26, 2005
Fiber Artistry, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, October, 2005


Modern Materials multimedia slideshow and video, NewOK, powered by The Oklahoman, August 18, 2009
Wall Street Journal, website slideshow, May 2009
Mint Museum of Craft & Design, website wiki, 2007
Fiberart magazine, studio contect winners, 2007
The Cutting Edge, SAQA on-line gallery exhibition, 2006
Quilt Visions on-line gallery, 2006
San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, 2006
Fiberarts magazine, web exclusive gallery “Strong Work Seen in Philly” September, 2006
Alliance for American Quilts, Center for Quilts interview, 2006, archived at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress
Art Quilt Reviews website, review by Emmie Seaman, December 2006
Studio Art Quilt Associates Journal review of Quilt National 2005
Guilford Art Center on-line gallery of Mixed Media Quilts, 2005


“Creative Placemaking Comes from the Heart” for the Springfield Business Journal, January 21, 2013
“Artists in the Next Cubicle Strengthen the Economy” for the Americans for the Arts Artsblog (from the pARTnership Movement), January 3, 2013, reprinted from

Favorite Quotes

…a colorful, entertaining cartoon-like stitched quilt with an appealing narrative and openness and a charming homespun quality…Judy Birke, New Haven Register

PaMdora’s world is our world, but our world hyped up on steroids, especially color steroids… It’s all over the top, but in this case, being over the top is a plus…Camille Howell, Springfield News-Leader

Her work is hip, unique, and utterly distinctive…Rhianna White, The Journal of the International Quilt Association

I am trembling…my car can’t drive fast enough to get me home to my sewing machine! Jessy Linder, gallery visitor

Pam RuBert…works in joyfully bizarre contemporary quilting…417 Magazine