Multi-colored dream flowers unfurl against a dreamy blue sky in this joyful explosion of machine stitching. The sky is embellished with rows of echo quilting that encircle the flowers. A colorful bird roosts in the branch overhanging a picnic table set with flowers from the garden, a cut apple, fresh grapes and crispy salad.… Read More Available
The quilt fairy is using a sewing machine, but this gem was stitched almost entirely by hand. Techniques used to make it include stenciling, beading, reverse applique, painting and deconstruction. I began the piece in a class by Leslie Gabrielse at QSDS in Columbus. This whimsical lumbering girl dog can’t get her eyes off that… Read More Animal/nature
Please refer to the Memorial/Tribute section of this Website for a description of this enchanting quilt made from the clothes, jewelry and photo of Brooke McMahan, who died in 2004.