Posts Tagged: wall quilt

Finished

  I have finished my fused quilt!  I am pleased with how easily it quilted and how flat it finished.  The pieces do not look separate and layered…much to my surprise.   When I finished the quilting, I thought it

Finished

  I have finished my fused quilt!  I am pleased with how easily it quilted and how flat it finished.  The pieces do not look separate and layered…much to my surprise.   When I finished the quilting, I thought it

Red Carpet Detail

  This is a detail image of a quilt I completed a few weeks ago.  I have submitted it to a jury, so I do not want to show the entire piece until I know its fate…EITHER accepted or rejected.

Red Carpet Detail

  This is a detail image of a quilt I completed a few weeks ago.  I have submitted it to a jury, so I do not want to show the entire piece until I know its fate…EITHER accepted or rejected.

Online Exhibit

  My quilt, LET’S TAKE A BREAK, has been selected for the inaugural online exhibit, Wild Thing!, at the Visions Art Museum in San Diego, CA.   I am thrilled to be included in this selection of wonderful quilt artists.  The

Online Exhibit

  My quilt, LET’S TAKE A BREAK, has been selected for the inaugural online exhibit, Wild Thing!, at the Visions Art Museum in San Diego, CA.   I am thrilled to be included in this selection of wonderful quilt artists.  The

Not Accepted

    It’s been a while since I posted, but I HAVE BEEN in the studio!  I will catch you up on some things. I submitted the above quilt to a national show, but it didn’t get in…oh well.  There

Not Accepted

    It’s been a while since I posted, but I HAVE BEEN in the studio!  I will catch you up on some things. I submitted the above quilt to a national show, but it didn’t get in…oh well.  There

Art Quilts XVIII: ARTrageous Art Quilts

I am very pleased and honored to have two of my quilts on exhibit at the Chandler Center for the Arts in Chandler, AZ for their show Art Quilts XVIII: ARTrageous Art Quilts.  The call was for textile Art Quilts

Art Quilts XVIII: ARTrageous Art Quilts

I am very pleased and honored to have two of my quilts on exhibit at the Chandler Center for the Arts in Chandler, AZ for their show Art Quilts XVIII: ARTrageous Art Quilts.  The call was for textile Art Quilts

On Being a Quilter

  I’ve had the opportunity in the past few weeks to get out of the studio and attend some panel discussions given by artists, critics and gallery owners.  The topic of each was a discussion of the artist’s work and

On Being a Quilter

  I’ve had the opportunity in the past few weeks to get out of the studio and attend some panel discussions given by artists, critics and gallery owners.  The topic of each was a discussion of the artist’s work and

Space Time Continuum

SPACE TIME CONTINUUM is finished.  I’ve been good about finishing the quilts that needed to be bound and I’ve done some new ones, also.  Busy, busy, busy. I’ve been incorporating texture into my quilts, but typically, the pieces are more

Space Time Continuum

SPACE TIME CONTINUUM is finished.  I’ve been good about finishing the quilts that needed to be bound and I’ve done some new ones, also.  Busy, busy, busy. I’ve been incorporating texture into my quilts, but typically, the pieces are more

New series

  I’ve been working on a new series using a different layering style of painting.  I layer the circles and then paint the background around them so that they have an ethereal look.  This photo is part of a much larger

New series

  I’ve been working on a new series using a different layering style of painting.  I layer the circles and then paint the background around them so that they have an ethereal look.  This photo is part of a much larger

Two of Two

  This quilt, AUTUMN RHAPSODY, was also selected for the New Legacies: Contemporary Art Quilt exhibit at the Lincoln Center in Fort Collins, CO.  I sincerely thank the jury for being so generous.  The exhibit runs from July 9 until Sept. 2.

Two of Two

  This quilt, AUTUMN RHAPSODY, was also selected for the New Legacies: Contemporary Art Quilt exhibit at the Lincoln Center in Fort Collins, CO.  I sincerely thank the jury for being so generous.  The exhibit runs from July 9 until Sept. 2.

One of Two

  This quilt, STORM CHASERS, is one of two of my quilts accepted into the 31st Annual New Legacies: Contemporary Art Quilts exhibit at the Lincoln Center Art Gallery in Fort Collins, Colorado.  I was thrilled to receive the notice

One of Two

  This quilt, STORM CHASERS, is one of two of my quilts accepted into the 31st Annual New Legacies: Contemporary Art Quilts exhibit at the Lincoln Center Art Gallery in Fort Collins, Colorado.  I was thrilled to receive the notice

It’s Spring!

  I finished…I think…another quilt in the Texture Series, Lines and Circles.  This quilt is a tribute to the colors of spring…the bright green of the new growth, the purple of the crocus, and the rich black of the “good”

It’s Spring!

  I finished…I think…another quilt in the Texture Series, Lines and Circles.  This quilt is a tribute to the colors of spring…the bright green of the new growth, the purple of the crocus, and the rich black of the “good”

A Quilt in Two Parts

I  have almost completed the bird wing applique for my new quilt.  This is only a section, as I still need to sew the pieces together, so it needs to remain flat until I do.  It will be applied to the

A Quilt in Two Parts

I  have almost completed the bird wing applique for my new quilt.  This is only a section, as I still need to sew the pieces together, so it needs to remain flat until I do.  It will be applied to the

An Oldie but Goodie

I’ve been working on adding dimensional layers to my quilts…still not ready to photograph and post.   In reviewing some older work, I remembered the dimensional work I had done years ago.  I developed a method of presenting these pieces in

An Oldie but Goodie

I’ve been working on adding dimensional layers to my quilts…still not ready to photograph and post.   In reviewing some older work, I remembered the dimensional work I had done years ago.  I developed a method of presenting these pieces in

Construction No. 6

I have spent the last few weeks finishing some quilts and submitting to exhibitions.  I don’t want to post photos of the completed quilts until I know their fate, which may not be for a month or so.  I’ve also started on a

Construction No. 6

I have spent the last few weeks finishing some quilts and submitting to exhibitions.  I don’t want to post photos of the completed quilts until I know their fate, which may not be for a month or so.  I’ve also started on a

Dye Painted Blocks

      The studio tour was fun.  The visitors to my studio had the chance to dye paint a block of prepared fabric that I will assemble into a quilt and display in town.  Many took advantage and I now have

Dye Painted Blocks

      The studio tour was fun.  The visitors to my studio had the chance to dye paint a block of prepared fabric that I will assemble into a quilt and display in town.  Many took advantage and I now have

Visitors in the Studio

I enjoy having visitors in my studio.  I feel it is a great opportunity to explain and actually demonstrate how I create my artwork, either quilts or paintings. My main focus during a studio visit is education.  The more my visitors know about my techniques

Visitors in the Studio

I enjoy having visitors in my studio.  I feel it is a great opportunity to explain and actually demonstrate how I create my artwork, either quilts or paintings. My main focus during a studio visit is education.  The more my visitors know about my techniques