Overwhelm

Applique art quiet

2011
44″ x 35″

Exhibited in 2012 Northwest Quilting Expo’s Juried Quilt Show.

This machine quilted art quilt combines pieced, fused, and appliqué techniques and includes decorative stitching and hand beading. 

Life, at times, can create a feeling of being besieged and bombarded by outside events, with energy draining and thoughts spinning endlessly. I created this piece at a time of major transition in my life.

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Overwhelm, detail

Ice Flow

Digitally printed image on silk with beading

2012
34″ x 19.5″

Exhibited at:
ARTQUILTSwater: Professional Art Quilters Alliance – South Juried Exhibit
Juried Art Exhibit and Auction, Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, Spokane, WA

Art quilt digitally printed on silk. Machine quilted and embellished with beads. 

The ice in Antarctica is both beautiful and  mysterious with a breath-taking range of colors. The imagery in this fiber art piece was created from a photo taken in Antarctica and altered in Photoshop. It was then digitally printed  on silk and machine quilted.

 

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Ice Flow, detail

Celebration

Beaded abstract art quilt2010
16.5″ x 13.5″
In private Collection

An appliqué art quilt with decorative stitching and embellishment.

This piece began with celtic coloring but emerged with more of a celebratory design reminiscent of my time in the southwest. Hence, I chose the name “Celebration.”

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