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Art Quilts

 

 

 

 The Bleaching

The Bleaching

2017 W 127cm (50") x L 80cm (31½")

Cotton, organza and felt fabric, Hand and Machine embroidered and hand beaded. Machine Quilted

1st Pictorial at Vic Quilters Showcase 2017

Excellence in Emboidery and Embellishment at Vic Quilters Showcase 2017

Finalist in Houston USA 2017

 

 The Bleaching detail 1

The Bleaching detail 2
 

The bleaching detail 3
 

 

Life on the Reef

Life on the Reef

 

2016. W 40cm (16") x H 100cm (39")

Cotton, organza and felted fabric. Hand embroidered and beaded, machine thread-painted and machine quilted.

Juried into the A Matter of Time exhibition.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Life on the Reef detail

Life on the Reef detail
Life on the Reef detail
Life on the Reef detail

 


 

Firelight

Firelight

2015 W 97cm(38") H 63cm(25")

Needle-felted wool, thread-painting, hand embroidered and machine Quilted

Juried and exhibited in AQIPP Light and Life exhibition 2015

2nd Prize Pictorial at Sydney Quilt Show 2016

 

Firelight detail

Firelight detail
Firelight detail
Firelight detail

 


 

 

Under the Sea

Under the Sea

2015 W 40cm(16") x H 100cm(39")

Cotton, organza, silk and wool fabric. machine thread-painting, Hand and machine embroidery and machine quilted.

2nd place in The World of Texture, Berry NSW 2015

 

Under the Sea detail

Under the Sea detail

Under the Sea detail
Under the Sea detail

 


 

 

Reflections Series

 

Pelican

Pelican 2013

Flamingo

Flamingo 2014

Leaving Napier

Leaving Napier 2014

 

Balance in the Wetlands

Balance in the Wetlands 2015

  

 

 

I belong to Waverley Art Quilters and every month we study a different artist or technique. I have made many small art quilts 12" x 16" inspired by our studies.

 

Artists

Florence Broadhurst

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 Florence 2012

Vincent Van Gogh

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 Starry Night 2012

Georgia OKeeffe

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Daisy 2011

Paul Klee 

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 Klee(Castle and Sun) 2011

Pablo Picasso

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 (Weeping Woman) 2011

Margaret Olley

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 Still Life Daisies 2010

Gustav Klimt

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Klimt Study 2009

Monet

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Morning with Monet 2010

Monet

Monet's Waterlily 2013

Clarice Cliff

Clarice Cliff 2013

Charles Rennie Mackintosh

The Rose 2013

Hundertwasser

Hundertwasser's Flowers 2015

 

Techniques

  

Silk Challenge

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Nouveau Bird 2012

Inspiration from Image

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Red Leaves 2012

Art Nouveau

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Art Nouveau 2011

Art Deco

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Art Deco 2010

Mono Printing

Flinders Street Station 2014

Flinders Street Station 2014

   

Paper

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Afternoon Tea 2011

Metal

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Medieval Metal 2011

Ancient

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Easter Island Parade 2010

Chair

Chair and Guitar

Chair and Guitar 2013

Seasons

In 2009 I used Seasons as my theme and was experimenting with different backgrounds

 

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Spring 2009

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Fire 2009

 

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Autumn Collage 2009

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Autumn 2009

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Winter 2009

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Winter 2 2009

 

In 2008 the Waverley Art Quilters studied the book called The Art Quilting Workbook by Jane Davila and Elin Waterston. We decided to pick a motif to work with and I chose a leaf.

 

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