Autumn Splendor

1996

19″ x 23″

Materials:

Cotton fabric, fusible web, batting

Techniques:

Turned edge appliqué, fused raw edge applique, machine and hand stitched

Knots & Tangles

Everything about creating an “art quilt” is new at this stage. A few technical issues, like how to make a smooth satin stitch, needed to be conquered.

Inspiration

Response to a fabric store “challenge” – where a theme, size and other restrictions are put in place as a way for the store to involve their customers and introduce new lines of fabrics.

  • Reliance on Reference Photos

  • Computer Usage

  • Paint Applied