Posts Tagged: painted newspaper

Strings Attached: New Mexico Sunset

A few posts ago, I gave you a sneak peek at part of this piece…the “headdress”. It is composed of a quilted fabric embellished with irrigation tubing and newspaper yarn. The body of the piece is made from newspaper, sewn

Strings Attached: New Mexico Sunset

A few posts ago, I gave you a sneak peek at part of this piece…the “headdress”. It is composed of a quilted fabric embellished with irrigation tubing and newspaper yarn. The body of the piece is made from newspaper, sewn

Experimenting with the Boxes

I finished my first piece using the many boxes I folded and painted. I wanted to complete a piece to test my concept and to work out the technical aspects of putting it all together. I wanted to test color…do

Experimenting with the Boxes

I finished my first piece using the many boxes I folded and painted. I wanted to complete a piece to test my concept and to work out the technical aspects of putting it all together. I wanted to test color…do

The Newspaper Quilt

If you’ve been wondering what’s going on in the studio, this is one piece…actually two (a diptych)…that I recently finished.  This quilt is made from painted newspaper, cut and sewn onto muslin with a batting and backing. I painted the

The Newspaper Quilt

If you’ve been wondering what’s going on in the studio, this is one piece…actually two (a diptych)…that I recently finished.  This quilt is made from painted newspaper, cut and sewn onto muslin with a batting and backing. I painted the