Foggy Morning

A small redwood scene

Techniques: A collage of commercial prints.  The foreground is mosaic picture piecedthen fussycut ferns and trees cover a printed background.  It is heavily quilted with Superior threads. The edge is bound with a commercial print.

All wall quilts have a fabric sleeve at the top back for ease of hanging with a dowel or rod.

Rugged Coast quilt

Our California North Coast is a beautiful place.  This small quilt is a taste of the rugged coast.

Techniques: Painted with acrylic fabric paints on cotton, Warm cotton batting,  and then heavily quilted with Superior threads. The edge treatment is bound with a commercial print.

All wall quilts have a fabric sleeve at the top back for ease of hanging with a dowel or rod.

Redwood Shade

2012

I know I probably do too many redwood scenes…I can’t help myself. This is a small one, but I think it’s lovely.

Techniques: Mosaic pieced with many different prints; some thread embroidery for boughs and a touch of poison oak. Machine quilted.
All wall quilts have a sleeve sewn to the back top for ease of hanging…a dowel or curtain rod is inserted through the sleeve.

SOLD

Woodland Whispers

This was created in the Mosaic style and then a few whimsical animals were added, just for fun.

Techniques: Mosaic Picture Piecing. Heavily quilted.

Redwoods by the Sea Quilt

2009

This scene was found on a walk near Trinidad,CA. I love that the redwoods grow right down to the beach’s edge in some places.

Techniques: Painted on a whole piece of cotton fabric; design enhanced by stitching, piping and binding finish the edge Machine quilted.
All wall quilts have a sleeve sewn to the back top for ease of hanging…a dowel or curtain rod is inserted through the sleeve.

Lassen View

Each time I look at this tiny quilt I remember the day that we stopped along the road and my husband took this shot.

He has an eye for framing the shots and this one lent itself to some very fancy threadwork.

It’s a favorite quilt for sure…even though it’s very small.

Techniques: Background scene is Mosaic pieced with 1/2″ squares. The trees are free form machine embroidery with many different threads for a realistic effect. Machine Quilted

16″x11″