New Works

A place for me to put my newest quilts as I make them...

All Works are for sale, unless stated as sold.
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Wednesday, September 03, 2014

 

First Try


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So here is the inspiration piece. And then my thumbnail which is what I worked off of.

I had lots of nice scraps all ready to use and it was quick and so fun, but then I had to fill in the background and that's where it went wrong.
 I also think that the shapes need to be taller. The original had layers too, which I just didn't want to do in my piece. Perhaps I need to narrow the color choices too. I'll try again today. Couldn't leave out the dots.


Monday, September 01, 2014

 

To be quilted


Untitled as of this moment, hand dyed silks and cottons, fused, hand quilted, 13" square.
I was so 'conscious' of trying to make a piece large enough to fit a 12" panel that I measured incorrectly and ended up with this 13" square piece, nothing that I want to trim off to fit a 12" panel, which would have to be 10.5" after quilting. Grrr. So this is too big for the panel and I don't have a panel that it will fit. 
Eensy little bits of orange dot the yellow area, and green silk dots are on the red part. 
 I'm just not in the mood to quilt it today. Maybe tomorrow...

Saturday, August 23, 2014

 

Ikea Shelves

The new work on the right has sold today.

I bought these Ribba shelves from Ikea in Illinois before we moved to TN and never got them hung until today. I am thrilled to have someplace to put the new stuff and get it off the cluttered up surfaces of work tables. And I can photograph three pieces at once for future work. Yay! These shelves cost $15.


Wednesday, May 29, 2013

 

May Quilts



Boxed Stripes #3 53x58.5", and Cozy Mel, 74.5x76.5", both hand dyed and commercial cottons, machine pieced and machine quilted.




Fourpatch #1 Hand dyed cottons, fused, machine quilted.
Sold.



Fourpatch #2, Hand dyed cottons, fused, machine quilted.
$200







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Tuesday, April 09, 2013

 

Big Blue

Big Blue, 53x38" hand dyed and commercial cottons, machine pieced, qayg, and machine quilted.
First quilt of the week.



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Thursday, April 04, 2013

 

Work from October 2012 til April 2013

Unquilted Scrappy Trip quilt top, February, as part of QAWM

Silk Compostions 4, sold for $250
Silk Compostion #5


Silk Composition #6 February 12


Lines Plus. March 3, 2013

Stacked Lines March 5, 2013

My Favorite Crayons, March 10
A Different Palette, March 14
Print Parade #4 Expanded, March 25


Print Parade #3, April 3
Impromptu #1 January 2

Impromptu #2 January 5
Summer Camp, January 6


 
Sunset Blossoms December 21, 2012
Stacked Stripes December 6
The Pier at Magenta Pond December 5
Diving In, October 29, sold




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Tuesday, September 14, 2010

 
Grasses 

Grasses, Hand dyed silk charmeuse and hand dyed cottons, hand and machine quilted  $250 SOLD

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