All Press Releases for February 06, 2024

Agnes Marie Moore Pool Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who

Ms. Agnes Marie Moore Pool has been endorsed by Marquis Who's Who as a leader in the quilting industry

Ms. Pool teaches every aspect of quilting, including cutting and stitching by hand and how to use a sewing machine for piecing and quilting properly.

    COLUMBIANA, AL, February 06, 2024 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Agnes Marie Moore Pool with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Ms. Pool celebrates many years' experience in her professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes she has accrued in her field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Ms. Pool is a successful business owner and author who established Quilted Treasures by Agnes in Columbiana, Alabama, in 2010 after a successful career in beauty, transportation, and other fields. Recognized for her talent in this sector as a master quilter by the State Council on the Arts, the organization provides her with grant money to teach and preserve the art of quilting, which is considered one of America's most significant folk arts.

Through her company, Ms. Pool teaches quilting twice weekly from January through September and dedicates time to making custom quilts. She can have up to five apprentices at any given time and, in the past year, had four females and one male apprentice. In her role, Ms. Pool teaches every aspect of quilting, including cutting and stitching by hand and how to use a sewing machine for piecing and quilting properly. Ms. Pool notably has extensive expertise in creating intricately designed and meticulously crafted quilts that are also aesthetically pleasing and functional.

In addition to maintaining Quilted Treasures by Agnes, Ms. Pool is a published author who released "Making Treasures While Making Do: Documentation of a Quilting Legacy" in 2013 and "Documenting Your Quilted Treasures: A Step by Step Guide" in 2014.

Previously, Ms. Pool spent over two decades as a hairdresser. She also worked in the upholstery industry for 10 years and was an office administrator for the Alabama Department of Transportation for another 10 years. More recently, she was a library assistant for the Columbiana Public Library from 2008 to 2014.

Ms. Pool has frequently given back to charity and nonprofit organizations, including the Alabama chapter of Quilts for Kids, since 2009. She also began making 50- by 64-inch teen-size quilts for boys and girls experiencing abusive situations through Owens House and King's Home. Moreover, Ms. Pool co-founded Columbiana Quilts 4 Kids, the sister chapter of, creating patchwork for cotton quilts for seriously ill and abused children.

As part of her continued commitments to her field, Ms. Pool has been a member of the South East division of the American Quilt Study Group since 2012. In light of her accomplishments, she has won seveeral Blue Ribbon Awards, beginning at the age of nine.

About Marquis Who's Who®:
Since 1899, when A. N. Marquis printed the First Edition of Who's Who in America®, Marquis Who's Who® has chronicled the lives of the most accomplished individuals and innovators from every significant field of endeavor, including politics, business, medicine, law, education, art, religion and entertainment. Marquis celebrates its 125th anniversary in 2023, and Who's Who in America® remains an essential biographical source for thousands of researchers, journalists, librarians and executive search firms around the world. Marquis® publications may be visited at the official Marquis Who's Who® website at

# # #

Contact Information

-- --
Marquis Who's Who Ventures LLC
Uniondale, NY
Voice: 844-394-6946
E-Mail: Email Us Here
Website: Visit Our Website
Follow Us: