HOFFMAN GATE  40" X 30"  1999                    Back to Gallery

      

The Hoffman challenge fabric created the top quarter of the background picture.  Instead of working with vertically staggered lines of squares, these squares were staggered in horizontal lines to give a flat horizon and a straight wall.

Machine piecing, hand reverse appliqué and machine quilting

 

*This quilt was awarded an Honourable Mention in the challenge and travelled from exhibition to exhibition  for 18 months. It returned to me eventually like a homing pigeon!