Tag: Art Quilt

The Hoot Owl Family

The Hoot Owl Family mini art quilt/coaster device is constructed of recycled and upcycled bits: old dryer sheets for batting; decorator sample books for the fabric; and found objects for the eyes and noses – with the larger red owl’s nose being the metal cinch from the netting that came from the frozen turkey for…

Sleep Well Wall Quilt

Mixed Media Wall Quilt..I used fabrics (of course), yarns, beading and text of a short,but descriptive poem I wrote for the image of this colorful little  house at night, safe and quiet for sleep and dreaming.

lauren

this a needlefelted image of my daughter. I drew with merino wools and some wool knitting wool for her hair. The face was needlefelted onto cotton quilt batting, and then the finer details such as eyes were hand stitched with dmc thread to create definition.

redroad/blue sky

This is a 1.5×2 metre artquilt made from hand dyed wool prefelt, which is then, needlefelted and overlaid with assorted cotton fibres, merino wool and fine silk. After carefully creting the background the piece was machine quilted and heavily nneedlefelted  to manipulate and create the look of a road after the rain and muddy. The…

Bobab Sunset

This piece uses deconstructed cotton and quilt fabrics , reconstructed into background material along with silk and merino fibers. Once the base was created the boab trees in silohuette were felted in and then finished off with machine embroidert.

moon dance ,felted wonder

Moon Dance is a small Art Quilt just over 16"x18" in size .   I used Batik fabric for the background .  For the Trees I used brown Batik cut in strips ,  I hand felted over the strips leaving some fabric showing for depth , I then thread painted over the felting and highlighted…

Felted wonder , Moon Dance

Moon Dance is a small Art Quilt just over 16"x18" in size .   I used Batik fabric for the background .  For the Trees I used brown Batik cut in strips ,  I hand felted over the strips leaving some fabric showing for depth , I then thread painted over the felting and highlighted…