Rhapsody in Blue: Original quilt design in

wool and cotton applique, stitchery, beading, 2017, 49 5/8" X  53 5/8"

Quilting by Jackie Nixon-Fulton


artist    original paintings, prints, embroidery


B.S. Clothing and Textiles, Virginia Polytechnic Institute

M.A. Studio Art, University of Houston

La Romita School of Art, Terni, Italy

Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont

University of Urbino, Urbino, Italy

​Arrowmont, University of Tennessee, Gatlinburg, TN

Selected Exhibitions and Awards

2017 Hill Country Quilt Guild,  Group Quilt, My originial design, 1st place, Kerrville, TX

2016 Zentangle Workshop,  Provence, France, La Ferme de la Huppe

        Vereins Quilt Guild, Applique Quilts, 2nd place, Fredericksburg, TX

2009  Enchanted Gardens Conservatory of the Arts, Ridgefield, CT Solo Exhibition

          Ironwood Gallery, Ridgefield, CT

2007  Brookfield Craft Center Artisan's Affair, Litchfield, CT

2005  Brookfield Craft Center Artisan's Affair, Litchfield, CT

1995  Forged and Woven in CT, Silo Gallery, New Milford, CT

         Work Selected for Senator Joe Lieberman's Washington, DC Office

1993  Art in Fiber, Marymount College, Tarrytown, NY

1991  Living with Fine Crafts...A Celebration, Silo Gallery, New Milford, CT

1990  New Visions, New Works, Brookfield Craft Center, South Norwalk, CT Solo Exhibition

1988  Society of Connecticut Craftsmen, Farmington, CT

1987  Clay and Fiber, Harris Gallery, Galveston, TX

         M.S. Gallery, Hartford, CT Invitational Exhibition 

1986  Society of Connecticut Craftsmen, Meriden, CT EXCELLENCE IN DESIGN

1985  ACC Craft Fair, Springfield, MA

         25th Contemporary Crafts Exhibition, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE JUROR'S CHOICE AWARD

         Stony Brook Juried Fiber Arts Exhibition, Union Gallery, SUNY at Stony Brook, NY

1984  Small Works National '84, Zaner Gallery, Rochester, NY JUROR'S AWARD

1983  Fiber and Sculpture Show, Art League of Houston, TX SECOND PLACE AWARD

1982  Six Contemporary Artists Invitational, Galveston, TX

         "K 18 Stoffwechsel", Universitat des Landes Hessen, Kassel, Germany

         Texas Fiber Artists Annual Show, San Antonio, TX AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE(3)

1981  Selections: National Juried Exhibition, Taos, NM

1980  All Media Art Competion '80, Houston, TX

         Fiber and Fabric Fantasy, White Plains, NY

1979  Texas Designer Craftsmen Exhibition, San Antonio, TX

         Celebration: Banners for Architectural Spaces, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

1978  Fiber Unlimited, Guilford, CT

         National Mini Tapestry Exhibition, Kansas City, KN

1977  100% Wool, Museums at Stony Brook, NY

        Roanoke Museum of Fine Art, Roanoke, VA FIRST PLACE AWARD

        Fiber Designers Annual Exhibition, Houston, TX AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Commercial Commissions

University of Connecticut, Babbidge Library, Storrs, CT

Heinz Corporation, NY

Foley's Department Store, Austin, TX

Zoological Society of Houston, Houston Zoo, Houston, TX

Foundation for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA

Post Oak Psychiatric Associates, Houston, TX

ST. Luke's Hospital, Nuclear Medicine, Houston, TX

Computer Craft, Inc., Houston, TX

The Sagestone Company, Houston, TX

Prucare, Houston, TX


1984-1991  The Guild​, published by Kraus-Sikes, Inc.