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We are accepting quilts for the 2017 Benefit Auction!

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Be part of SAQA’s most-anticipated fund-raising event! Donate a 12 x 12-inch art quilt to our 2017 Benefit Auction to support our exhibition and outreach programs. Last year, the auction raised almost $80,000. Help us do it again!

The 2017 Benefit Auction will take place online from September 15 through October 8. 

Please email auction@saqa.com if you have any questions. 

Benefit Auction Artwork (in listing format)
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Judith Ahlborn

Judith Ahlborn    •   Venice #16 More Info   

Digitally altered photo printed to fabric and free motion stitched.  Fused to Peltex and satin stitched border.

Joanne Alberda

Joanne Alberda    •   City Center More Info   

Cotton fabric, batting, and backing
Collaged and stitched

Colleen Ansbaugh

Colleen Ansbaugh    •   Spring Thing More Info   

Mono printed using dyes, hand and machine quilted. Beaded.

Jo Appleton

Jo Appleton    •   Soft Wings More Info   

Scraps of Cotton, Batik, and collected buttons.

Terry Aske

Terry Aske    •   Heron Reflected 2 More Info   

In 2015, while walking along the Fraser River, I spotted a Great Blue Heron perched on a tangle of tree roots.  I was struck by the almost perfect reflection of the Heron in the very still water, and thought it would make a great subject for a quilt. My photo was very gray, so I added color with photo-editing software.  I printed the photo on fabric and added machine quilting. The edges are faced.

Genevieve Attinger

Genevieve Attinger    •   Blue Eyed Girl More Info   

Cotton fabric. Free motion machine embroidery, cut work, machine quilted, mono printed (background)

Sarah Aubry

Sarah Aubry    •   Resist More Info   

Using my pussy hat as the main image, I designed this fabric in Photoshop, and had it printed by Spoonflower. Front: hand quilted. Back: watercolor pencils, fiber paint, stencils, gel medium, pigma pen. Prairie points.

Susan Auden Wood

Susan Auden Wood    •   Clarence More Info   

Clarence was foundation pieced from a picture I found online. He is constructed with cotton fabrics and machine embroidered with metallic gold thread.

Patricia Bagdon

Patricia Bagdon    •   Sweet Pea in Green More Info   

Collage of raw-edge green-ish cotton fabrics on a red background.  Machine stitched.  Based on a photo I took and played with in photoshop.

Rhonda Baldwin

Rhonda Baldwin    •   Round A-Bout More Info   

Silk dupioni, cotton, leather, wool felt, beads, findings, hand and machine stitch.

Nancy Bardach

Nancy Bardach    •   Slot Canyon More Info   

Intuitive piecing, with this abstract image appearing as I composed it.
Cotton fabrics, batting, thread. Freehand curve cutting, machine piecing, machine texturing.

Helen Beaven

Helen Beaven    •   Dromore Sunset More Info   

Wholecloth painted quilt using textile paints and freezer paper stencil.  Trapunto (extra layer of batting) to give the silhouette more definition.

Jeri Beitel

Jeri Beitel    •   Reaching II More Info   

Commercial fabric background with fused added fabric. Stenciled embellishment and flower findings.

Kay	Benedict

Kay Benedict    •   Pascha More Info   

Machine pieced and machine quilted, using commercial cotton fabrics, cotton and polyester threads, wool/poly batting

Pat Bishop

Pat Bishop    •   Bedroom In My House More Info   

Fused hand dyed, commercial and recycled fabric, machine quilted.

Margaret Blank

Margaret Blank    •   Vincent Meets Mod/Improv More Info   

Materials: commercial cotton and batik fabric, fusible web, cotton and polyester thread, cotton batting.
Techniques:Machine piecing, machine applique, fused applique, machine quilting.

Deborah	Boschert

Deborah Boschert    •   Catching Reflections on the River More Info   

Commercial and original fabrics, paint, thread, embroidery floss; fused appliqué, surface design, free motion quilting, hand embroidery

Carol Boyer

Carol Boyer    •   Birdland More Info   

Applique, beading, machine drawing and stamping.

Janet Brandt

Janet Brandt    •   Charleston Street More Info   

100% cotton commercial fabrics, threads and batting, pieced and machine quilted.

Cindy Brendzel

Cindy Brendzel    •   Fan Lights More Info   

Commercial and hand dyed fabrics, machine stitched

Julia Margaret Brigham

Julia Margaret Brigham    •   Electric Cabbage More Info   

Fabric image fused onto background and free motion stitched. Quilted. Fabric and thread

Jen 	Broemel

Jen Broemel    •   Round About More Info   

abstract: improvisationally pieced and quilted

James Brown

James Brown    •   Time Exposure More Info   

Techniques used were pieced sky and quilting of the sky and background.  Heat Bond was used to apply the highways, flyover, headlights, taillights and light standards.  Machine raw edge applique was used to attach all pieces of the work.  Tulle was applied last indicating lighting the standards produced.

Materials: Cotton fabric, tulle, and 80/20 cotton batting.

Peggy Brown

Peggy Brown    •   Leaves More Info   

Hand painted silk and tissue with collage of digital transfers of leaf drawings and hand stitched leaf on organdy.  Machine quilted.

Nancy Bryant

Nancy Bryant    •   Sheer Delight More Info   

Hand painted and stamped silk organza pieces are layered to allow color interplay. Machine quilted, with hand couched decorative yarn embellishment.

M. C. Bunte

M. C. Bunte    •   Remnants More Info   

Silk dupioni appliqued with silk roving and crystal sheers; layered and gelled silk roving machine applique; painted and heat-stressed house wrap;cotton batting and backing; free-motion quilting; Angelina and bead embellishment. 

Sonja Campbell

Sonja Campbell    •   Lentil Field in Umbria More Info   

This striped pieced with commercial fabrics, wool batting and quilted with poly neon thread

JoAnn Camp

JoAnn Camp    •   Where Once There Was a Home More Info   

Raw-edge machine applique, using commercial cottons, fabric pens.

Sharon Casey

Sharon Casey    •   Boogie-Woogie More Info   

Black and white minimalist abstract quilt. This original design suggests the keys of an old honky-tonk piano caught in the action of being played. Pieced with 100% Kona cotton and Aurifil cotton thread. Densely machine quilted with Isacord thread using walking foot in narrow straight lines.

Laurie Ceesay

Laurie Ceesay    •   Red Cat Eyes More Info   

Original design portrait quilt using a raw edged fused applique technique. Commercial machine quilting. Embellished with rhinestones, nail polish, a button and fabric paint.

Susanne Clawson

Susanne Clawson    •   Green Crosses More Info   

Cotton fabrics, raw-edge applique, machine sewn and quilted, metallic thread

Leslie Coe

Leslie Coe    •   Kaleidescope More Info   

Fused, machine quilted, beads

Robynne	Cole

Robynne Cole    •   Canadian Sunset More Info   

Machine piecing and quilting, batik fabrics.

Maryte Collard

Maryte Collard    •   Poppies More Info   

My own hand dyed cotton fabrics, polyester batting. Machine piecing, including curved piecing. Domestic machine quilting.

Linda Colsh

Linda Colsh    •   Crossing Paths More Info   

Cotton fabrics; painted, printed, discharged & dyed; machine pieced & machine quilted

Barbara Confer

Barbara Confer    •   Wedding Chest with Flowers More Info   

I used a variety of fabrics including cotton, lace and tulle to achieve the whimsical scene of the Japanese wedding chest topped with a bouquet of flowers. The piece is top-stitched raw-edged applique and free-style quilting  I had fun using several red-orange fabrics to achieve the appearance of the depth of the chest and contrasting colors to accent it. I enjoyed making this piece.

Shannon	Conley

Shannon Conley    •   North Wind on the Plains More Info   

Fusible applique, free motion quilting, hand painted and commercial cotton fabrics, polyester thread.

Vicki Conley

Vicki Conley    •   Orogeny #4 More Info   

Raw edged fused collage. Free motion machine quilted.

Judith Content

Judith Content    •   Meltwater More Info   

Arashi-Shibori dyed, discharged, pieced, quilted, Thai silk

Kate Crossley

Kate Crossley    •   Hunter Gatherer More Info   

Cotton. Silk. Leather. Paper. Beads. Bottles. Tags. Charms. Found and Made Objects
Hand Quilting. Applique. Collage. Lesley Riley TAP Photo Transfer.

Millie Cumming

Millie Cumming    •   Dragonfly 2 More Info   

Linocut/speedball ink, decorative threads, free-motion quilting

Anne Daughtry

Anne Daughtry    •   Teal Textures More Info   

Raggedy Anne jackets were my business many years ago. Using crazy quilt techniques of luxury textured fabrics, wool crepe, polyester shiny and pleated fabrics, gold  braid, I made a lot of these.  This color scheme was for a gift to a friend, who wore it twice to the White House for parties for volunteers.  She always tells me, "The Jacket travels again!"

Fenella Davies

Fenella Davies    •   Horizon, storm and the haymaking More Info   

Hand dyed & painted cotton, scrim, card, flashing. Hand surface stitchery and assembly.

Donna Deaver

Donna Deaver    •   Twilight II More Info   

Artist's own hand-dyed fabrics are freehand cut into small pieces -  for the "brushstrokes" of the art - and used in a collage technique. They are then fused and stitched into place, followed by extensive free motion quilting, which adds a rich texture to the finished piece. ‘Twilight II’ incorporates artist’s own hand-dyed Pimatex cotton, wool batting, and a high-sheen trilobal polyester thread.

Roslyn DeBoer

Roslyn DeBoer    •   Snow-covered Branches More Info   

Cotton blend background and cotton branches, yarn. Fabric manipulation to create the ridged background and hand stitched branches and snow.

Sue Dennis

Sue Dennis    •   Leaf Study-Hawaii #2 More Info   

Hand printed cotton fabric using local foliage, machine quilted. Textile paint, wadding, threads.

Sue	de Vanny

Sue de Vanny    •   Little Wren More Info   

Fabric Collage, thread sketched applique using cotton, rayon & polyester threads on hand dyed cotton, then quilted with wool/poly batting.

Gabriele DiTota

Gabriele DiTota    •   Silenced More Info   

Dyed and painted fabric, raw edge appliqué

Giny Dixon

Giny Dixon    •   Baseball Mitt More Info   

Artist dyed and screen printed cotton fabric, screen printed artificial leather. Mitt and cotton base fused to felt.

Lisa Dodson

Lisa Dodson    •   Summer Night Fireflies More Info   

Painted whole cloth with thread sketching.

Katherine Dossman

Katherine Dossman    •   Manipulation More Info   

Cotton for front and baking,polyester batting ,cotton and silk dupioni for kimono and yoyos. Machine and hand quilted. Hand beaded. I enjoy creating embellished art quilts and have been trying some manipulation techniques.

Janis Doucette

Janis Doucette    •   Go Pick the Flowers More Info   

Mix of commercial fabric and hand printed, including a deconstructed screen print. Pieced and appliqued. Free motion stitched. Partially overlayered with gold mesh. Green vase is made with tulle.

Aileyn Renli Ecob

Aileyn Renli Ecob    •   Warbler More Info   

Cotton fabrics and batting, fabric inks.  Machine applique, machine quilting.  The warbler is "painted" with fabric ink. It is mounted on a backing quilt.

Lisa Ellis

Lisa Ellis    •   Oopsy Daisy More Info   

Machine pieced with raw-edge fusible applique and beads.

Diane English

Diane English    •   Iris More Info   

Machine pieced, hand and machine quilted using cotton and silk fabrics.

Linda Engstrom

Linda Engstrom    •   Seismic More Info   

Artist-created fractal printed on fabric, cut up and combined with hand-dyed fabric made by the artist.

Cindy Erickson

Cindy Erickson    •   Feathering the Nest 12 x 12 More Info   

Painted & dyed fabric, commercial fabrics, paper, thread

Tommy Fitzsimmons

Tommy Fitzsimmons    •   The Great Blackout More Info   

100% cotton whole cloth quilt with silkscreened black paint and other colors of Jacquard Fabric Paint; machine quilted

Ellie	Flaherty

Ellie Flaherty    •   Portals More Info   

Commercial fabrics, Mistyfuse, machine quilting and stitching

Jane Frenke

Jane Frenke    •   Spheres XII More Info   

Hand dyed/discharged/stamped cotton

Judith Quinn Garnett

Judith Quinn Garnett    •   Not Grandma's No. 1 More Info   

Commercial cotton, polyester felt, various polyester threads. Acrylic painted canvas, embellished with found objects, machine appliqué, machine quilted.

Helen Godden

Helen Godden    •   Hummingbird More Info   

Painted on black cotton with Lumiere acrylic metallic paint and free motion quilted.

Gwen Goepel

Gwen Goepel    •   SwedeOcean More Info   

A variety of interesting fabrics and embellishments. Improvisational curved piecing, hand guided free motion quilted.

Susie Goodman

Susie Goodman    •   Sweet Dreams More Info   

Hand dyed fabrics, paint sticks, beads, and thread painting used.

Julia	 Graber

Julia Graber    •   Great Fishing More Info   

Commercial dyed cotton and Superior Thread. Square patches are fused onto a background grid of the same fabric and then quilted +/- 1/8" apart. Then silhouette of fish fused and quilted on top of the quilted background. Finished with traditional binding hand stitched to the back.

Sonia Grasvik

Sonia Grasvik    •   Heavenly Bodies More Info   

Raw edge applique. Machine embroidery, free motion quilted.  Stamped with artists inks, foil.

Ann Grundler

Ann Grundler    •   Primordial Life More Info   

Dyed and commercial cotton, wool batting, pieced, discharged, machine quilted and embroidered, brass fabric paint and seed beads.

Pam Hansen

Pam Hansen    •   Galardia More Info   

Inktense applied to cotton ground, machine stitched, hand worked French knots.

Bev Haring

Bev Haring    •   Cityscape More Info   

Commercial fabrics, hand dyed fabrics, bamboo batting, thread

Fused, machine quilted, thread painted

Jane Haworth

Jane Haworth    •   Eye Spy More Info   

Raw edge collage applique, cotton fabric, batik, various upholstery fabrics, fee motion quilted.

Dorothy Heidemann-Nelson

Dorothy Heidemann-Nelson    •   Silent Script More Info   

Background fabric painted by maker using Procion MX dyes, text fabric overpainted by maker with acrylic inks plus some commercially purchased fabric. Large bead embellishment.

Tracey Herre

Tracey Herre    •   Buzzy the Bumble Bee More Info   

Applique

Jaynie Himsl

Jaynie Himsl    •   Arborville More Info   

Commercial fabric and beads. Pieced, applique, beading.

Jill P Hoddick

Jill P Hoddick    •   Flowering Tobacco More Info   

Ruby Horansky

Ruby Horansky    •   Portholes More Info   

Cotton, cotton blends, buttons.  Raw-edge machine applique, machine tacking, machine satin stitched edges.

Peggy Blei Hracho

Peggy Blei Hracho    •   Spoon-Fed More Info   

Textile Paint on Cotton, Free Motion Stitching, Hand Stitching, Applique.

Debo Hysack

Debo Hysack    •   Moon Dance More Info   

The orange circles over dyed by Shelly Burge in the Elin Noble Itajame Shibori workshop we took inspired me to create Moon Dance, an homage to harvest moons everywhere.  The Australian print and linear variegated quilting seemed to compliment my seasonal tribute.

Michelle Jackson

Michelle Jackson    •   Reflecting More Info   

Made from three cotton fabrics raw edge fused applique with a tulle overlay and machine stitched.

Elaine Jones

Elaine Jones    •   Spring Time is Kite Time More Info   

Bright colored cotton is cut and layered to form the wings and tail. Kite string was attached to complete the flight on a wind swept sky background.

Bella Kaplan

Bella Kaplan    •   Sunrise More Info   

Cotton fabric, hand dyed fabric, screen printed, machine quilted

Marjan	Kluepfel

Marjan Kluepfel    •   Dark Side of the Moon More Info   

Hand dyed fabric, fused and free motion machine quilted

Pat Kroth

Pat Kroth    •   Wired Up More Info   

Hand-dyed and commercial fabrics, Improvisational Composition, Machine stitched

Phillippa	Lack

Phillippa Lack    •   Lotsa Dots More Info   

Hand painted silk, commercial cottons, layered and stitched.

Roberta Lagomarsini

Roberta Lagomarsini    •   Recovery More Info   

Entitled Recovery as it was the first full quilt I made after my horseback riding accident. Freeform cut piecing. Overpainted. Freemotion quilting-home machine.

Judy Langille

Judy Langille    •   Desert Marks More Info   

Linen, flannel, hand dyed thread
Shibori dyed fabric, whole cloth, hand stitched

Leigh Layton

Leigh Layton    •   Grand Tetons Jackson Lake More Info   

Photo manipulation, thread painting. 

Loreen	Leedy

Loreen Leedy    •   Ready to fly More Info   

Cotton fabrics, lace, fusible, thread, flannel, acrylic paint, raw-edge appliqué, free motion stitching     

Cynthia Levis

Cynthia Levis    •   Don't Text and Drive More Info   

Fused, raw edge appliqué, printer printed cotton, dyed drop cotton cloth, quilted with clear polyester thread

Cheryl Lipari

Cheryl Lipari    •   Birches at Sunset More Info   

Utilized some hand-dyed fabric and paper towels; raw edge applique.

Andrea Luliak

Andrea Luliak    •   Going in Circles More Info   

Silk screening, stamping, stenciling, metallic acrylic paint, machine pieced, machine quilted.

Ann Luther

Ann Luther    •   Pretty Does More Info   

Hand painted fabric, embellishments with yarn and ribbon, thread painting and free motion quilting. Metallic, rayon and polyester threads were used including variegated ones. 

The fabric is 100% cotton as is the back and the batting. The batting is Quilters Dream Pink with a portion of the sales being donated to Metastatic Breast Cancer.

Patricia Marek

Patricia Marek    •   Savannah More Info   

Fabric collage. Hand dyed and stamped fabric

Jeanne Marklin

Jeanne Marklin    •   Breakdown More Info   

Cotton fabrics, tulle, misty fuse, cotton thread.

Kaye Martindale

Kaye Martindale    •   Waterlily More Info   

Using one of my photographs, I played with it in Photoshop Elements and had it printed on fabric.  I quilted with silver thread, added some beading and touched up some areas with paint.  I love combining my love of nature photography with quilting.

Anne Maundrell

Anne Maundrell    •   Rain Forest More Info   

This piece is made using my own hand dyed fabrics. Each piece is individually cut and fused to the background to create an intricate forest scene. The scene was then embellished with thread painting and quilting to give a greater sense of depth.

Karlie McChesney

Karlie McChesney    •   ITO3 More Info   

It is amazing how flat papers can be folded and creased into intricate 3D forms, know as origami. ITO3 is an image of an inverted tetrahedron origami that is made from 3 pieces of flat paper.  This work is made from 100% commercial cottons that were acrylic painted to create the visible depth. The surface details are of soft plastic.

Janice McKeehan

Janice McKeehan    •   Green With Envy More Info   

Mixed mediums, cotton, silk, textured paint, machine embroidery, hand beading and paint.

Alicia Merrett

Alicia Merrett    •   Somerset Village in the Woods More Info   

Improvisational piecing using hand-dyed fabrics, machine quilting.

Denise Oyama Miller

Denise Oyama Miller    •   The Dot and the Line No. 4 - Floating Bubbles More Info   

Mono-printed using open acrylic paints on cotton; machine quilted

Roberta Chalfy Miller

Roberta Chalfy Miller    •   Deconstruction More Info   

I used my own hand-painted, stenciled, and stamped fabric plus quarter-inch strips of a commercial fabric.  I placed torn segments on a black background and used scattered circular quilting to emphasize both the design and the theme.

Jeannie Moore

Jeannie Moore    •   Horsing Around More Info   

Painted with Inktense crayons, stamped with diluted acrylic paint, newspaper transfer on organza, waxed paper napkin, free-motion quilted.

Lorna Morck

Lorna Morck    •   Urban Monoliths More Info   

Mounted on stretcher bars; various textiles, tea bags, dye sticks, paint, thread; collaged, fused, painted, dyed, stamped, stitched, embroidered

Gillian Moss

Gillian Moss    •   A Good Year More Info   

Improv cut fabrics, hand and machine pieced. Hand and machine quilted. Cotton fabrics and batting.
Nice red wine in hand, not bubbly!

Alison Muir

Alison Muir    •   Eco Gums More Info   

Australian Alpine gums eco dyed on wool cloth, hand stitched

Elisabeth	Nacenta-de la Croix

Elisabeth Nacenta-de la Croix    •   Stormy Weather More Info   

Hand painted cotton; sewn and machine quilted free hand. Cotton batting and cotton threads.

Jean	 Neblett

Jean Neblett    •   Small Works 40 More Info   

Hand-dyed, printed, and resist-dyed cottons top, cotton batting, hand-dyed cotton backing.  Collaged; machine quilted with rayon threads.

Sandra Newton

Sandra Newton    •   One Day More Info   

Materials: Evolon, Abaca paper, tissue paper.

Techniques: Monoprint and painting with various acrylic based mediums. Raw edge applique. Free machine stitched.

Olga Norris

Olga Norris    •   Winter Sun More Info   

Cottons, felted knitwear (Shetland wool). Fused cotton, appliqued felt, hand quilted.

Marcia O`Donovan

Marcia O`Donovan    •   The EYES have it! More Info   

Hand felted wool roving and yarn on wool.

Denise Paglio

Denise Paglio    •   Heartburn More Info   

Strip quilting with appliqued lace heart.

Claire Passmore

Claire Passmore    •   Conscience More Info   

My own drawing of a child's face transferred to polycotton fabric using transfer dye. Further embellished with Derwent Inktense pencils and fabric paint. Free motion quilted with rayon thread.

Jane Patrick

Jane Patrick    •   Abandoned But Not Forgotten More Info   

Manufactured cotton, batiks, micron pen, charcoal pencil,variegated threads

Geri Patterson-Kutras

Geri Patterson-Kutras    •   Directions? More Info   

Free motion machine drawing on hemp canvas using cotton thread, newspaper transfer, raw edge applique, hand stitching with pearl cotton, and machine quilting.

Peg Pennell

Peg Pennell    •   Three Stones More Info   

Hand dyed cotton, silk fabrics, machine quilted, hand embroidered, hand beaded

Ruth Powers

Ruth Powers    •   Dreaming The Flint Hills More Info   

Inspired by commercially printed fabrics from my stash and memories of Flint Hills scenery, this piece is intuitively pieced with no pattern. It is free motion machine quilted using a variety of threads to enhance the scene and the fabrics.

Sonya Prchal

Sonya Prchal    •   Summer Vacation More Info   

Cotton fabrics. Lady in the chair and dog painted with Heatset Colour for Fabric Printing.
Vlesofix to fix it together. Raw edge appliqué and free motion stitched with various 40 weight threads.
Warm blend cotton/polyester wadding.

Wen	 Redmond

Wen Redmond    •   Any Given Moment More Info   

Plastic, paper, original printed digital cloth, painted fabrics, text & stitching.

Marilyn Rembolt

Marilyn Rembolt    •   Horizon #1 More Info   

Commercial cotton fabrics, pieced. Beading with glass and metal beads.

Janett Rice

Janett Rice    •   My Friend Jonathan More Info   

Photo of seagull printed on cotton fabric, Lutradur background hand painted with metallic paint and heated, free motion machine stitched, stab stitched by hand with metallic thread

Susan Robbins

Susan Robbins    •   Blessing the Children More Info   

Hebrew stencil, molding paste, dyed and commercial fabrics, machine quilting, embroidery threads, thermofax and beads.

Charlotte	Rogers

Charlotte Rogers    •   Vanishing Doorway More Info   

100% Cotton, Wool batting, Machine Pieced/Quilted

Nancy Ryan

Nancy Ryan    •   Deep in the Aspen Forest More Info   

Cotton, Batiks and Netting were used to create this piece.  It is heavily machine quilted with specialty threads.  Fabric is cut into small pieces and then scattered on to batting and quilted.

Helena Scheffer

Helena Scheffer    •   Red Sky More Info   

Artist-dyed and commercial cottons and silks, machine quilted and hand stitched, mounted on canvas

Alison Schwabe

Alison Schwabe    •   Whirlwind More Info   

Cottons, polyester batting and thread; machine pieced and machine quilted.

Mary Schwarzenberger

Mary Schwarzenberger    •   Stratification More Info   

Layers of hand-dyed and painted silk layered in a faux chenille technique.

Keats Scott

Keats Scott    •   The More I Give to Thee More Info   

Cotton hand dyed, stamped and painted. Words printed and transferred using TAP. Machine appliqued and pieced. Machine quilted. The sentiment is the way I feel people should live their lives.

Susan Selby

Susan Selby    •   Golden Days More Info   

Cotton canvas, chalk pastels, hand dyed cotton fabric, hand dyed cheesecloth, paint, wool batting and thread.

Cotton canvas is coloured with chalk pastels to create a background.  Layers of dyed cheesecloth and collaged fabric are laid down to give depth to an autumn scene.  Extensively stitched on a domestic machine.  Fabric paint added for highlights and shadows.

Dori	Settles

Dori Settles    •   My Ancestors More Info   

Hand-painted cotton, machine quilted

Maria Shell

Maria Shell    •   Sew Many Minis More Info   

Vintage and contemporary cotton textiles, hand dyed fabrics, improvisationally cut and pieced, machine quilted and faced.

Bonnie J. Smith

Bonnie J. Smith    •   Contemplate 12 x 12 More Info   

Original design, cotton fabrics, polyester threads, polyester batting, machine applique, binding applied by hand

Lou Ann Smith

Lou Ann Smith    •   In the Reeds 2 More Info   

Hand dyed and over-dyed cotton, pieced, machine quilted.

Anne Solomon

Anne Solomon    •   Truth and Reconciliation 1 More Info   

Quilted background fabric, lettering made using dissolvable pellon, maple leaf cutouts cut on Brother Scan N Cut.

Sandra Stephenson

Sandra Stephenson    •   Lemon Pepper More Info   

Improvisational piecing, hand embroidery, hand beading

Kate	Stiassni

Kate Stiassni    •   Between Light and Shadow Sketch II More Info   

Machine pieced and stitched with hand dyed cotton fabrics.

Jo Lee Tarbell

Jo Lee Tarbell    •   All That Jazz More Info   

Collage of fused silks, cottons, beadwork-machine quilted.

Tiziana	Tateo

Tiziana Tateo    •   Melancholy More Info   

Materials: synthetic fabric, felt, tulle, silk
Techniques: hand painting, scoring and bonding synthetic fabric on industrial felt, free machine stitching/quilting

Chris Taylor

Chris Taylor    •   Garden Colours at Dusk More Info   

Hand dyed silk, whole clothe, machine quilted with silk threads. Faced binding

Daphne Taylor

Daphne Taylor    •   Sentinels More Info   

Hand embroidered, hand quilted.

Sandra Teepen

Sandra Teepen    •   Untitled More Info   

Cotton silk digital photo, machine sewing and hand sewing, cotton batting

Barbara Triscari

Barbara Triscari    •   Purple Passion More Info   

Suede leather machine pieced top, digital printed pigment ink, free-motion quilted, nylon thread, and wool batt.

Maggie	Vanderweit

Maggie Vanderweit    •   Welcome More Info   

When there is room to sit, there is usually a safe place to belong. In this chair series I am exploring issues like immigration policy, societal biases and basic human decency and kindness.

Mary Ann Van Soest

Mary Ann Van Soest    •   Three Crows More Info   

Fused batiks and hand dyed fabric. Stitched.

Anna Viadero

Anna Viadero    •   Alba More Info   

Painted muslin and gelatin printed cotton fabric layered with rubber stamping, hand embroidery and machine quilting

Lisa Walton

Lisa Walton    •   Australiana Collage More Info   

Hand printed and painted fabric overlaid with thereof screened image of Gum Leaves

Judy Warner

Judy Warner    •   Aspen III More Info   

Digital printed photograph on silk with free motion quilting.

Susan Wei

Susan Wei    •   Fantasy Flower More Info   

Marbleized silk fabric, beads and sequins, machine quilted

Shea Wilkinson

Shea Wilkinson    •   Riverbank More Info   

Hand-dyed silk, cotton, hand-dyed cotton threads, polyester thread; Machine and hand-stitched.

Roberta Price Willet

Roberta Price Willet    •   Red Silk More Info   

Hand dyed fabric, silk, machine quilting, reflective beads and some trapunto.

Eileen Williams

Eileen Williams    •   Beautiful Duet More Info   

Upholstery remnants and batik fabrics.  Flour paste cracked dying, stamped, and painted.  Free motion quilting.

Hope Wilmarth

Hope Wilmarth    •   Tres Amigos More Info   

This is a photo of my 9 year old grandson offering two horses and a donkey a treat while at his family ranch. The photo was digitally prepared, transferred to cloth and thread painted.

Janet Windsor

Janet Windsor    •   Radial II More Info   

Fabric, thread, batting; machine pieced and quilted

Martha Wolfe

Martha Wolfe    •   Moving On More Info   

Layered silk organza and commercial cotton prints with raw-edge appliqué, machine stitched and quilted.

Dianne Miller Wolman

Dianne Miller Wolman    •   Squares Dancing More Info   

Cotton fabrics and threads, hand pieced and hand embroidered, mounted on stretcher frame

Diane Wright

Diane Wright    •   Fault Lines II More Info   

Hand-dyed silks and African cotton pieced.  Stamped, beaded, hand and machine stitched.

Gay Young

Gay Young    •   Aspen Grove More Info   

Hand-dyed silk habotai, hand-painted silk duppioni, Fused.  Densely quilted.