20" x 43" Mixed Media Quilt. Strips of black and white fabric are woven together for the background. All fabrics are fused with heat and bond light. Checkerboard background is fused to batting. Appliques are cut and joined with woven parts and fused to checkerboard. Once assembled, backing fabric is placed under batting. Background and applique are stitched using hem stitch and machine applique. Highlighted by hand with acrylic paint and colored pencil.