Friday, July 26, 2013

Quilting Practice

Thinking water here while working on my free motion backgrounds.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

"The Flower Fresh-Cut" Art Quilt

"The flower fresh-cut smells lovely, but true love is twice as sweet."

Flower art quilt

"The Flower Fresh-Cut" 11 x 17 cotton, cotton batting. Machine appliqué and quilting. Here's a detail of the quilting:

The flower fresh cut detail

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Cat vs. Lizard

Don't worry, I got the lizard out of the house before Buckaroo could do any damage. 

A Hat For Mom

It's taken months, but I finally finished the hat! I've learned an important lesson about Fair Isle knitting without any wool in the yarn: don't. But it's done and I know Mom will love it!

Monday, July 8, 2013

Boris and Natasha Art Quilt

Custom double portrait for my parents of their darling cats. I tried to capture their distinct personalities. 

"Boris & Natasha" machine appliquéd cotton. 20 x 21. 2013