ARCHWAY TO HANGING BASKET 40" X 56" 2005              Back to Gallery

       

Fabric shapes, mainly rectangles for the background and circles for the foreground features, are fused onto a foundation layer like jigsaw pieces. Textural machine quilting through a cotton batting adds decorative stitchery and definition.

Fused appliqué, machine raw-edge appliqué and machine quilting

* Loved the effect of the first Archway quilt so thought a second one wouldn't go amiss! A feeling of dimension is created by the paved foreground, inviting you to step into the picture.