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Kelly Bort
  • Whitefish, MT
  • United States
  • art quilts
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Moving to Minneapolis

Started this discussion. Last reply by Connie Mettler Aug 2, 2017. 1 Reply

My husband just died and I have decided to move to Minneapolis from Montana, so I can be closer to grandkids!!Is Minneapolis considered Central?  Midwestern?  What are the good shows there and most…Continue

Do you need the mat and frame in a jury image?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kelly Bort Oct 10, 2014. 2 Replies

I have been doing mostly local shows, now want to apply to bigger shows.My images are matted and framed, but right now the images I use are simply the image itself.  Do I need to have photos taken of…Continue

setting up a Trimline

Started this discussion. Last reply by Karole Bowlds Aug 15, 2014. 1 Reply

I heard so many people talk about the extra work of setting up a trimline that I almost did not buy one---but a used one in Montana came along and i could not resist.Just came back from my first…Continue

Cataract Surgery

Started this discussion. Last reply by Greg Little Jul 16, 2014. 18 Replies

I know, this is a little weird!!  But, I need to have cataract surgery and am struggling with whether to be near sighted or far sighted---it sounds great not to use glasses, but I think I need to be…Continue


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Your Medium
art quilts
Years in the Art Fair Business
First show ever
ann arbor street art fair
Who referred you to Please be specific.
stumbled onto it.

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At 11:50pm on May 24, 2017, Connie Mettler gave Kelly Bort a gift
Thank you, Kelly, for referring Jan Arnett to Art Fair Insiders.
At 3:03pm on October 15, 2014, Connie Mettler gave Kelly Bort a gift
Thank you, Kelly, for referring Lisa Middleton to Art Fair Insiders.
At 7:40am on July 28, 2014, Brian Boothe said…

you had asked if i was selling cables along with the self gripping hooks.  have a version i made and have had some interest from other people and made some for them. they are different from pro panels but i can make them much cheaper then what they are selling for if your interested

At 10:29pm on June 05, 2013, Connie Mettler gave Kelly Bort a gift
Kelly, thanks so much for all your support. It is appreciated!
At 11:02pm on May 08, 2011, Jacki Bilsborrow gave Kelly Bort a gift
Happy birthday Kelly. I hope you have a great year.
At 10:49pm on August 19, 2010, Connie Mettler said…
Welcome to, Kelly. I'm pleased to see you here and look forward to getting to know you.

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