Hand-dyed and screened fabric, machine stitched. One of several pieces that express my concern about the effects of global warming on beautiful coral reefs. You can see the beginnings of bleaching in a few places in this representation.
Machine pieced and quilted. Bow tie squares made by person(s) unknown, Assembled and quilted by Diana Burrows.
Fusing and smushing with Elmer’s glue & water mixture. Sun so hot the glaciers are melting. The water is so high only the highest parts ofland are showing. It’s so high it is spilling out of the piece.
Machine pieced/machine quilted. This quilt was juried into the “Words Matter” exhibit at the Art Center, Highland Park, in summer 2021.
Machine pieced, raw-edge fused applique, long arm quilted. I completed this quilt top on Easter morning 2020. The design is “Towards the Sun” by Robin Pickens. Sue DiVarco designed and completed the longarm quilting.
Rubbings and stencilled images using ShivaPaintstiks; machine quilted. Swarovskicrystal embellishments. I did most of the center panel during an on-line class with Shelly Stokes on Paintstiktechniques.
Fused applique / machine applique. Designed in Jane Sassaman’s Abstracting from Nature workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat, March 2018.
Machine pieced and machine quilted. This is the first of 3 planned quilts using Japanese or Japanese-inspired fabric and traditional Western blocks. The quilting is by Sue DiVarco.
I actually quilted this one myself!