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Margaret Abramshe

Margaret Abramshe    •   Typewriter More Info   

Techniques: Whole cloth commercially printed from artists image. Painted with inks, acrylics, dyes, pigment sticks, liquid watercolor and other mediums. Free motion and stitched on stationary machine.

Materials: cotton, acrylic paint, dye,liquid watercolors, pigment sticks, pencils,stamps, thread, and other media.

B. J. Adams

B. J. Adams    •   Almost-open Rose More Info   

Machine embroidery on pieced and stitched background. Various fabrics and threads. Mounted on wood stretcher bars.

Regula Affolter

Regula Affolter    •   #61 Stroke Pain Colorless, Blue Brain Series 2019 More Info   

Cotton fabric, hand dyed, machine pieced and embroidered with free-motion stitching on the sewing machine.

Agusta Agustsson

Agusta Agustsson    •   Cleft More Info   

This piece is made of cotton fabric printed with acrylic paint on a gelatin plate. It was pieced and embroidered with Perle cotton. The imagery was inspired by the many layers in ravines in Iceland.

Judith Ahlborn

Judith Ahlborn    •   Portofino Coastline More Info   

Digitally edited photo, printed to fabric, straight and free motion stitched.

Natalya Aikens

Natalya Aikens    •   Electric More Info   

Repurposed packing material, rayon thread, cotton thread. Thread sketched with a sewing machine, embroidered by hand. Stretched canvas mounted on wooden stretcher bars.

Joanne Alberda

Joanne Alberda    •   Cosmic Sketch More Info   

Ice dyed cotton fabrics, collaged and stitched.

Iina Alho

Iina Alho    •   Faith More Info   

Commercial fabrics, raw edge appliquéd, free-motion quilted, digitally printed text

Susan Allen

Susan Allen    •   Dot's all Kitty!!! More Info   

Abstract designed piece using commercial cotton and African fabric. Batting is wool.

Ann Anastasio

Ann Anastasio    •   Falling Leaves More Info   

Commercial and hand painted fabric, watercolor paint, machine pieced and quilted

Alex Anderson

Alex Anderson    •   Chicklets More Info   

Silk pieced and appliqued. Machine quilted with beading and prairie point embellishment.

Frieda Anderson

Frieda Anderson    •   Spring Leaves More Info   

Artist hand dyed cotton fabric, machine pieced and machine quilted.

Carole Angel

Carole Angel    •   Mystical Skies More Info   

Painted and layered silk gauze, fabric paint.

Colleen Ansbaugh

Colleen Ansbaugh    •   Beans More Info   

Appliquéd and machine quilted.

Patricia Arndt

Patricia Arndt    •   Shelter of the Season More Info   

Machine and hand stitched. Florals defined by machine stitching, bird enhanced with lace. Made with time and love.

Dale Ashera-Davis

Dale Ashera-Davis    •   Blue Mandala More Info   

Hand dyed cotton over painted bubble wrap. Metallic and cotton threads used for details.

 

Terry Aske

Terry Aske    •   A Slice of Lime More Info   

Cotton fabrics, bias tape, felt batting. Turned edge applique, machine quilting, faced edges. 

Genevieve Attinger

Genevieve Attinger    •   Fragile More Info   

Jersey cotton, Free motion machine embroidery on weaved strips of jersey, appliqued curved strips of jersey cotton, cut, machine quilted

Sarah Aubry

Sarah Aubry    •   Vintage Primaries More Info   

Original surface design on muslin including image transfer, watercolor pencil, gel medium, acrylic, and Pigma pen. Fused, machine quilted.

Catherine Babidge

Catherine Babidge    •   Red Centre More Info   

Machine string pieced, machine and hand quilting, cotton top and back with cotton wadding.

Kathy Bagioni

Kathy Bagioni    •   Wonder - Fragment 1: To Infinity and Beyond More Info   

Acrylic paint, machine appliquéd, thread painted.

Diana Bailey

Diana Bailey    •   Leaf Vein VI More Info   

Top-stitched curves with piping.

Cotton, silk, taffeta, tulle, cork, linen, upholstery fabric.

Mounted on foam core. 

Rhonda Baldwin

Rhonda Baldwin    •   Cloth Spirit More Info   

Synthetic wool and cloth scraps, wool yarn, and beads.

Nancy Bardach

Nancy Bardach    •   Tipsy 2 More Info   

Cotton, Japanese fabric, parachute fabric (chartreuse), batting, threads for quilting and machine-embroidered lines. Machine piecing, quilting.

Penni Barger

Penni Barger    •   The Artist Within More Info   

Images created with paint and ink on dyed fabrics and then pieced and raw edged appliquéd. Image of the artist is reflected in the silver pitcher as she paints it.

Cindy Bartosewcz

Cindy Bartosewcz    •   Secret Life of Trees: The Dance More Info   

When no one is around do the trees entwine their limbs, raise their faces to the sun, sing a song, and dance with joy?

Raw edge applique on hand painted background, cotton fabrics, silk gauze, cotton threads.

Kathi Battles

Kathi Battles    •   Metalmorphis 1 More Info   

Quilted dupioni silk background. The burned copper mesh and metal tree parts cover a quilted and painted tree visible in person. Copper wire mesh, silk carrier rod, ribbon, and copper garden tape (binding) are the finishing touches.

Bobbi Baugh

Bobbi Baugh    •   Outside Looking In More Info   

Acrylics on Fabric: Transfer of original photos, stencil printed and monotype printed on muslin and sateen, machine stitching

Yvonne Bayham

Yvonne Bayham    •   Cypress Heights More Info   

The cypress tree is discharge dyed then embellished with hand and machine stitching. The background is commercial fabric with machine stitching and embellishments. The piece is meant to reflect the wild beauty of my home state of Louisiana.

Alice Beasley

Alice Beasley    •   The Race is On More Info   

Raw edge appliqué of cotton, silks, and organzas; some printed by the artist.

Helen Beaven

Helen Beaven    •   Circle Burst More Info   

Felted wool fibres, hand stitching with sock yarn and machine quilting.

Polly Bech

Polly Bech    •    Untitled More Info   

Plain and solar printed cotton

Jeannie Bench

Jeannie Bench    •   The Light That Sees More Info   

It gets easy to be pulled down mentally by the darkness of Alaskan winters. Meditation for me always involves light and color. Inspiration is from the Adayashanti quote: "The great, shining light of divinity is not a light you can see; it's a light that sees."

Edith Bieri-Hanselmann

Edith Bieri-Hanselmann    •   Swiss Lace Medley More Info   

Old worn out jeans and high quality laces combined. An interesting combination.

Charlotte Bird

Charlotte Bird    •   Not Just Penguins South Georgia Island More Info   

Hand dyed and commercial cotton, polyester thread, hand dyed and commercial perle cotton thread. Hand cut fused appliqué, machine stitched, machine quilted, hand embroidered.

Pat Bishop

Pat Bishop    •   Keep It Green More Info   

Commercial and hand dyed cotton fabric. Machine appliqued and machine quilted.

Arlene L. Blackburn

Arlene L. Blackburn    •   Collecting My Thoughts More Info   

Hand-painted and stenciled designs on cotton canvas; commercial cotton print and hand-dye; Swarovski crystal, rayon and monofilament threads; cotton batting; fused and machine quilted.

Helene Blanchet

Helene Blanchet    •   Live! More Info   

Hand-dyed cotton, velvet, embroidery floss, glass beads.
Stitching, quilting, embroidery, beading - all work done by hand.
Margaret Blank

Margaret Blank    •   Mac's Garden: A Tribute to Charles Rennie Mackintosh More Info   

Self-dyed and commercial cottons, silk dupioni, cotton batting, cotton and polyester threads. Fused applique, machine pieced, machine quilted.

 

Annette Boncek

Annette Boncek    •   Misty More Info   

Gelliprints, Inktense pencils pieced and appliqué, free motion and hand stitched

Batik fabric border, Black netting, interfacing

Kristiann Bonn

Kristiann Bonn    •   Harbingers of Spring More Info   

Handprinted and commercial batik fabrics. Free motion quilting and hand stitching. 

 Deborah Boschert

Deborah Boschert    •   Spring Forth More Info   

Fabric, ink, thread. Fused appliqué, hand embroidered, free motion quilted.

Smaranda Bourgery

Smaranda Bourgery    •   Voyage à Paris More Info   

Digital drawing with pen, printed on fabric, also colored with pens Posca textile ink and machine free-motion quilted.

Dessin virtuel au stylet, imprimé sur tissu, colorié en plus avec des stylos Posca à encre textile et quilting libre improvisé à la machine.

Carol Boyer

Carol Boyer    •   Seashore - Starfish 1 More Info   

Hand stitching and beading.

Sara Bradshaw

Sara Bradshaw    •   Mossy More Info   

Pieced quilting cotton under plain feed sack, raw edge reverse applique, machine quilted and some hand stitching with pearl cotton.

Janet Brandt

Janet Brandt    •   Green Roof More Info   

Inspired by painting by Bernard Herbert Springsteel, with his permission, this whole cloth cotton piece was painted with water-soluble wax pastels. Hand stitching with cotton threads was added to make it my own. All fabric, batting, and threads are cotton. Machine stitched and hand quilted.

Linda Bratten

Linda Bratten    •   Missouri Spring #2 More Info   

This quilt is a photo transferred piece from an original photo that I took when visiting a winery in Missouri. I then used a variety of threads to free-motion quilt the piece to enhance the butterfly and the lilacs. All the work was done on a domestic sewing machine. Lilacs are my favorite flowers and the contrast of the butterfly is dynamic. I smile and think of Spring when I see it. 

Cindy Brendzel

Cindy Brendzel    •   Aerial View More Info   

Pieced commercial, hand dyed, and re-purposed fabrics.

Marge Bresel

Marge Bresel    •   Flying Dragon More Info   

Commercial and hand dyed cotton. Machine pieced and quilted.

Wilma Brock

Wilma Brock    •   Winter Resident More Info   

After this cold snowy winter in British Columbia, I was inspired by the resident crows who sat in the bare branches of the trees behind my house.

Techniques; snow dyed fabric, fabric paints, raw edge fused applique.

Anna Brown

Anna Brown    •   FLORA: Desert Blooms More Info   

Commercially dyed and printed cotton and synthetic fabric. Machine pieced, raw edge applique. Hand quilted.

James Brown

James Brown    •   Miss-Direction More Info   

The background of "Miss-Direction" is made up of 2"x2" squares sewn together and quilted to create a calm background. The random cotton bias strips attached using fusible web overlaying the calm background references the chaos we sometimes experience as we pass through our world.

Peggy Brown

Peggy Brown    •   Dream Weaving More Info   

Materials: Cotton, archival paper and digital transfer from a section of one of my original watercolor/collage paintings.

Techniques: Digital transfer and archival paper, collaged, hand painted and machine quilted.

Esther Bruckel

Esther Bruckel    •   What Now? More Info   

Background painted with Inktense blocks, embellished with silk floss. Fused applique, minimal hand quilting.

Nancy Bryant

Nancy Bryant    •   Winter Solstice More Info   

Fused applique, machine piecing, machine quilted; commercial and hand dyed cotton fabrics.

Wendi Bucey

Wendi Bucey    •   Red Bull More Info   

Drawn and painted with ink and acrylic on silk. Digital print of artist's original acrylic painting for background. Raw edge applique, free motion stitching, embroidery. Mounted on stretched artist canvas.

Laurie Bucher

Laurie Bucher    •   Butterfly Collection More Info   

Hand dyed silk, bobbin quilted, machine quilted and painted.

 

Beatrice Bueche

Beatrice Bueche    •   California is Burning! More Info   

Hand-dyed cotton, acrylic paint, metallic foils, colored threads, hand-cut trees and flames, free-motion quilting.

Irma Bull

Irma Bull    •   Bloom More Info   

Cotton, silk and satin fabrics with beads and fibres .. this piece was appliqued with hand and machine stitching. 

M. C. Bunte

M. C. Bunte    •   Silk Roads More Info   

Repurposed sari silks, machine-pieced; cotton batting, cotton batik backing; machine-quilted. Inspired by African weaving.

Shelly Burge

Shelly Burge    •   Controlled Chaos More Info   

Cotton fabrics, pearl cotton embroidery floss, 80/20 batting. Machine pieced, machine quilted, and big stitch hand quilting.

Pamela Burns

Pamela Burns    •   The Raven Nevermore More Info   

All the materials were hand dyed or painted. I used rusted cotton fabric for the background. The Raven is hand painted with acrylic paint on cotton. I used a raw edged applique technique and adhered it to the background using fusible web. I machine quilted the piece and added hand embroidery and beading to add interest to the piece.

Kathleen Callaghan

Kathleen Callaghan    •   Sunset Reflection More Info   

Gelato crayons, Inktense pencils, and Jacquard Lumiere Paint on Duponi Silk, machine quilted.

 Sonja Campbell

Sonja Campbell    •   Circles and Curved Strips Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright More Info   

Commercial fabrics and polyneon thread are the basis of this quilt. The challenge was to use scrapes of fabric from larger projects.

JoAnn Camp

JoAnn Camp    •   Lazy Days More Info   

Materials include fabric paint, beads, commercial cotton and other fabrics. Techniques used were raw-edge machine applique, painting and beading. Piece is mounted on stretched canvas.

Fanny Carroll

Fanny Carroll    •   Rudbeckia More Info   

Hand pieced, hand appliqué, hand embroidery, hand quilted. Commercial and hand dyed fabrics

Sharon Casey

Sharon Casey    •   Boogie Woogie 2 More Info   

Remember the fun of an old-time boogie-woogie piano? This original art quilt shows the movement over the keys as it is being played. It was pieced with 100 percent Kona cotton fabric with Aurifil 40 weight cotton thread. The shapes were outline quilted using Glide 40 weight trilobal polyester thread.

Christine Castano

Christine Castano    •   Night Drive: Reseda Blvd More Info   

Improv log cabin with careful fabric placement, the composition is based on my photograph of a 1am rescue mission: our son had lost his car keys. Commercial solids and prints, some with metallic motifs, cotton and rayon and sparkly threads, wool batting, pieced binding.

Jan Clark

Jan Clark    •   Sheila's Garden More Info   

Fabric is hand painted by Sheila Niles. I embellished the piece with thread painting and pebble quilting. An explanation of why I am quilting another's work is on a label on the back.

Marilyn Clark

Marilyn Clark    •   The Kotare More Info   

Raw edge applique. Cotton fabric, batik and netting. Free motion quilting with a stationery machine. Aurifil cotton thread, cotton batting and canvas for stability.

Marnie Clawson

Marnie Clawson    •   Rims More Info   

Gelatin monoprint, snow dyed, and dye painted interpretation of wine glass rims.

Susanne Clawson

Susanne Clawson    •   Pink Double Cross More Info   

Cotton fabrics, raw-edge appliqué, original quilting design

Jette Clover

Jette Clover    •   Whitewash 6 More Info   

Cotton, organdy, acrylic paint. Screen printing, painting, collage, machine stitching

Leslie Coe

Leslie Coe    •   Leafy Green More Info   

Hand cut leaves made of 100% cotton fabric. Fused to cotton background. Machine quilted. Small gold beads added at the end.

Maryte Collard

Maryte Collard    •   Volcano Fissure More Info   

Made from commercial and my own hand dyed cotton fabrics. Polyester batting. Machine pieced and machine quilted, hand stitched.

Linda Colsh

Linda Colsh    •   In Between More Info   

Cotton fabrics, painted, printed, inked, machine pieced, machine quilted

Ramona Conconi

Ramona Conconi    •   Mediterranean Drama More Info   

Hand dyed and stamped cotton fabric by the artist and layered organza stamped with photo. Machine pieced and quilted.

Gerrie Congdon

Gerrie Congdon    •   A Woman`s Place is in the House More Info   

Raw edge fused and machine quilted. Hand-dyed cottons and silk organza.

Shannon Conley

Shannon Conley    •   Winter 2019 More Info   

Painted velvet, free motion quilted, cutwork. This piece was my exploration of the joy and enthusiasm I felt starting this year; the explosion of energy and sparkle that came unexpectedly out of the dark gray days of winter. 

Vicki Conley

Vicki Conley    •   Desert Beauty More Info   

Fused appliquéd collage of cotton and tulle. Machine quilted.

Judith Content

Judith Content    •   Shades of Jade More Info   

Sculptural forms are comprised of silk satin that is shibori dyed, discharged, pieced, machine quilted. On black matte board with floater frame, no glass. 

Carla Corbin

Carla Corbin    •   Horse of Another Color More Info   

Original drawing; pieced and appliquéd; machine and hand stitch; commercial fabrics.

Nancy Costea

Nancy Costea    •   Autumn Leaves More Info   

This piece is constructed of cotton fabric and batting. The leaves and stem have been hand appliquéd. The piece has been hand quilted.

Lisa Courtnage

Lisa Courtnage    •   Five Forged Keys More Info   

Hand dyed and Thermofax printed cotton background. Machine quilted and hand stitched with rayon and cotton threads. Painted with acrylic fabric paint.

Robin Cowley

Robin Cowley    •   Magnetic More Info   

Hand-dyed wool, dupioni silk, fused, hand and machine stitched.

Phyllis Cullen

Phyllis Cullen    •   Hula Kane More Info   

Fabric collage, commercial prints, fusible, tulle, cotton batting.

Millie Cumming

Millie Cumming    •   Ode to an Autumn Day 2 More Info   

Commercial and ethnic fabric, linocut stamping

Hand-appliqued, machine quilted

Anne Daughtry

Anne Daughtry    •   Rainbow Heron More Info   

This Heron was photographed by my friend Jone Palmquist, flying near Eugene Oregon. It is thread painted, and surrounded by embroidered flowers, gauze and commercial cotton shores, with iron dyed silk on the opposite shore. The lake itself is batik, fused in place without quilting stitches. In real life, the Rainbow Heron is normally shades of grey and blue and are frequently seen in this area.

Eti David

Eti David    •   Air More Info   

Cotton fabric. The whole quilt was made from one gradated fabric. Machine quilted.

Fenella Davies

Fenella Davies    •   Sea Moon More Info   

Hand assembled, hand painted and stitched. Cotton, scrim. Mounted on wooden stretcher bars.

Jacque Davis

Jacque Davis    •    Paths and Portals l More Info   

Wholecloth, machine stitched.

Donna Deaver

Donna Deaver    •   Reflection #10 More Info   

'Reflection #10' is part of a series, which are original designs inspired by reflections in glass.

Collaged from pimatex cotton fabrics, which are hand-dyed by the artist, the composition emerged while referencing original photographs and sketches. Silk and polyester threads add rich texture, with detail work and dense quilting.

Sue Dennis

Sue Dennis    •   Summer Breeze #2 More Info   

Cotton, silk, batik, batting, fusible, thread, textile ink, dye.

Hand dyed, hand printed, machine applique, machine quilted.

Sue de Vanny

Sue de Vanny    •   My First Coneflower More Info   

My first coneflower is exactly what it is, I grew it! So excited I've taken some photos and used it as inspiration for this piece. The coneflower is fabric collaged then thread sketched while being appliqued to the hand dyed background with all cotton hand dyed and commercial printed fabrics. Threads used are a mix of cotton and polyester. Quilted in Decobob 80wt thread with wool/poly batting.

Gail Dickel

Gail Dickel    •   Along the Path More Info   

Commercial batiks and fabrics, hand-dyed fabrics, raw edge appliqué, fused appliqué, machine quilted. 

Shannon Dion

Shannon Dion    •   Apple Blossom More Info   

Cotton fabric and batting. Machine quilted and painted with Inktense pencils.

Gabriele DiTota

Gabriele DiTota    •   Love Remains More Info   

Artist dyed and painted fabrics, cyanotyped fabric, hand and machine stitched.

Giny Dixon

Giny Dixon    •   Out! More Info   

Vintage family linen, synthetic leathers, my original Thermofax screens printed with dyes and textile paints, felt, cotton batting and commercial cotton backing, machine quilted and hand stitched.

Andrea Dodds

Andrea Dodds    •   Where Is Spring? More Info   

Commercial fabrics fused to hand dyed background with hand embroidered embellishments.

Jaye Dodds

Jaye Dodds    •   Amish-ish More Info   

100% cotton/ shot cotton, machine pieced, hand quilted.

Katherine Dombrowski

Katherine Dombrowski    •   Waltzing Shoes More Info   

Hand-dyed cotton, hand-painted non-woven material, French water-soluble pastels on non-woven material with fabric medium, free motion embroidered and quilted. Featuring cotton batting and faced binding.

Chiaki Dosho

Chiaki Dosho    •   2019 Cherry Blossom More Info   

Japanese old Kimono (silk), yarn

Original technique (cherry blossom) direct applique

Katherine Dossman

Katherine Dossman    •   Begonia More Info   

Whole cloth art quilt. Cotton fabrics and batting. Colored with Inktense pencils and Lumiere paints. Free motion quilted on a domestic machine with cotton and rayon thread. Stamped with Tsukneko ink. Drawn onto white fabric then colored with pencils,machine quilted and painted. I used my cat as the model for this quilt. I am hoping to create a series of cat themed quilts for my donations each year.

Raelene Draheim

Raelene Draheim    •   Which Leaf? More Info   

Artist hand dyed and over printed fabric. Leaves print one side and gold the other. Leaves and butterfly appliqued but not completely. Hand and machine work.

Heidi Drahota

Heidi Drahota    •   Rose Garden #3 More Info   

Looking for peace, bewitched - I always find it in a rose garden. My work is a tribute to the rose and concurrently to the wool which I use for felting. This work is one of a series – an homage to nature. Cotton fabric, Merino wool, ecoprint dyeing on coton from rose leaves, wet felting, 3-D-manipulated and nuno felted, patched, appliqued, and free-motion quilted. 

Marylee Drake

Marylee Drake    •   Two Butterflies with One Net More Info   

Cotton fabric, cotton batt, fused appliqué, machine quilted, embellished with sequins and beads.

Mel Dugosh

Mel Dugosh    •   Mid-Century Mini More Info   

Pieced cotton fabric/ machine quilted

 

Jane Dunnewold

Jane Dunnewold    •   Gold Study II More Info   

Vintage quilt blocks, spackling, gold leaf, paint, hand stitching.

Regina Dunn

Regina Dunn    •   Enlightenment More Info   

Monotype background with fabric paints on cotton broadcloth, screen printed imagery, fused to a background of felt, hand stitched, gold leaf added, aluminum slat for hanging attached to reverse side

Aileyn Renli Ecob

Aileyn Renli Ecob    •   Bird of Paradise More Info   

Ink painting with Tsukineko Inks, raw edge applique, machine piecing, machine quilting. Cotton fabric, cotton batting.

Joanna Ellis

Joanna Ellis    •   Yum! More Info   

Thread sketched; colored pencil; set with fabric medium

Cotton fabric, silk, cotton and poly thread

Lisa Ellis

Lisa Ellis    •   Field of Poppies More Info   

Machine appliquéd, pieced and quilted. Couched fibers.

Susan Else

Susan Else    •   Blue Dream More Info   

Machine-collaged and quilted cloth over plastic and fiberfill; yarn. Mounted on foam core. 

Theresa Ely

Theresa Ely    •   Tiny Houses 3 More Info   

Cottons, yarn, thread, fusible web, perle cotton, permanent marker. Embroidery and machine stitching.

Marcie Emily

Marcie Emily    •   Full Bloom More Info   

Machine quilted, hand stitched dimensional petals, hand beaded.

Suzan Engler

Suzan Engler    •   Wings to Fly More Info   

Digitally manipulated image printed on double layers of silk and cotton and quilted.

Diane English

Diane English    •   5 Plus 1 More Info   

Silk and cotton fabrics, needle-turn appliqué and hand quilted.

Linda Engstrom

Linda Engstrom    •   African Rhythms More Info   

Improvisational patchwork using African fabrics, my hand-dyes and commercial fabrics. Cotton batting and backing.

Sarah Entsminger

Sarah Entsminger    •   Morning Rain 4 More Info   

Materials: hand dyed fabrics, inks, acrylic paint, color pencil, wax pastel and a variety of threads. Techniques: painting, machine piecing, machine appliqué, and machine quilting.

Cindy Erickson

Cindy Erickson    •   Condo More Info   

Hand painted fabrics, commercial fabrics, stamping. 

Linda Evans

Linda Evans    •   Gratitude More Info   

Machine appliqué with fused applique elements and hand guided satin stitch; Batik, hand dyed fabrics, commercial prints, and non traditional fabrics were used. Invisible outline machine quilting is done using monofilament thread. Bobbin work free motion quilting of heavy weight decorative thread.

Connie Marie Fahrion

Connie Marie Fahrion    •   Speaking Out Loud More Info   

Pieced cotton, photo transfer to cotton, acrylic paint and foil, free-motion machine quilting, cotton thread

Kristi Farrier

Kristi Farrier    •   Making Time #1 More Info   

Materials: layered cotton fabric and batting, thread.
Surface Design Techniques: free-motion stitching and watercolour painting.

Ann Ferkovich

Ann Ferkovich    •   The Question More Info   

Baltic and commercial cotton. Pieced and machine quilted.

Margaret Filiatrault

Margaret Filiatrault    •   Turquoise Found More Info   

Cotton fabric, reverse applique, improvisational quilting and design, Bonash and foil.

M Eileen Findlay

M Eileen Findlay    •   Coloratura More Info   

Hand dyed fabrics pieced and quilted with various threads on a black background.

Dianne Firth

Dianne Firth    •   Blown by the Wind More Info   

Viscose felt caught between layers of polyester net and machine stitched.

Robin Fischer

Robin Fischer    •   Gears More Info   

Hand dyed cotton, stenciled with fabric paint, machine quilted

Tommy Fitzsimmons

Tommy Fitzsimmons    •   Sputnik More Info   

My own hand dyed 100% cotton. Machine pieced and Machine quilted.

Floris Flam

Floris Flam    •   Fireworks More Info   

Hand-dyed cotton sateen, machine pieced and free motion machine quilted with polyneon and metallic threads.

Bernice Foster

Bernice Foster    •   Sentimental Journey More Info   

Repurposed men's dress ties, machine embroidered and free motion machine quilted on a home sewing machine.

Jane Frenke

Jane Frenke    •   Mini Spheres XL More Info   

Hand dyed cotton, discharged and printed with paint. machine pieced and quilted.

Cynthia D Friedman

Cynthia D Friedman    •   A Show of Hands More Info   

Machine quilted silk charmeuse ombre background with hand drawn silk organza appliques fused to the surface. 

Linda Frost

Linda Frost    •   Burrowing Owl with Ric Rac More Info   

Screen print with thread painting on cotton fabric and ric rac. Machine pieced and machine quilted. 

Sheila Gaquin

Sheila Gaquin    •   Winter Hummer More Info   

Fabric collage, with cheese cloth embellishment and tulle overlay.

 

Bodil Gardner

Bodil Gardner    •   Woman of the year 2019 More Info   

Recycled fabrics, mostly cotton. Appliqué with raw edges zigzagged.

Holly Gardner

Holly Gardner    •   Dark-eyed Junco More Info   

Thread painted Junco in browns and tans. 

Judith Quinn Garnett

Judith Quinn Garnett    •   2050 Maquette More Info   

Heat painting - Collaged, fused and stitched single use plastic bags. Mounted on wooden stretcher bars.

Pat Gaska

Pat Gaska    •   Poppies More Info   

Pieced, appliquéd, machine quilted, embellished with beads, cottons

Jayne Gaskins

Jayne Gaskins    •   All I Need More Info   

Materials: cotton cloth, thread, digital ink, batting, hand-dyed fabric

Techniques: Photography, digital art, thread painting, machine quilting, applique, piecing

Merrilyn George

Merrilyn George    •   He kakano o Kowhai/kowhai seeds More Info   

Cotton, piecing, applique, machine and hand stitching/quilting

Mary Louise Gerek

Mary Louise Gerek    •   Broken Rails More Info   

Using scraps from another piece, I started arranging and created Broken Rails. Not a scrap user, this was a new experience for me, creating new work from almost nothing.

 

Mimi Ghauri-Young

Mimi Ghauri-Young    •   Sizzling Shears More Info   

Commercial cottons, machine appliquéd and machine quilted.

Monique Gilbert-Oversteyns

Monique Gilbert-Oversteyns    •   Small Talk More Info   

An abstract image of talking people. Homemade shibori and African shibori, string. Pieced, couching, visible binding. 

Tara Glastonbury

Tara Glastonbury    •   Leftovers More Info   

This quilt is made from leftover shot cottons from recent projects. It's improvised with scraps sewn to the surface as it's been quilted. The textile industry is the second most polluting on the planet – I think it's time we quilters looked at our role in this and start making better choices and use of our fabrics.

Lorri Glennon

Lorri Glennon    •   Jelly Dreams More Info   

Three layers of organza trapping organza and sheer jellies and sea treasures in between. A technique I developed when I created a 9 foot by 7 foot Jelly Fish quilt for a client called Trapplique ©2014. Seven layers of organza in that one. I use my decorative stitches on my Brother sewing machine. Backed with batik fabric. My Studio Through the Creating Glass is always busy.

Helen Godden

Helen Godden    •   Budgie Buddies More Info   

Original design depicting a noisy Australian pair. Hand painted on black with metallic Lumiere fabric paint, free- motion quilted. 1 of 9 of my series Feathered Friends.

Gwen Goepel

Gwen Goepel    •   Heart Beach More Info   

Batik fabrics, fiber embellishments, burlap, tulle, crystals, beads and beach treasures. Improvisational curved pieced construction,machine quilted and embellished.

Robyn Gold

Robyn Gold    •   Seeking Balance More Info   

Commercial cotton fabrics with trim and pearl cotton embellishment stitching; free-motion quilted.

Mary Goodson

Mary Goodson    •   My View More Info   

Dyed silk was machine stitched, then dyed sheer silk was layered on top, painted, and machine quilted.

Julia Graber

Julia Graber    •   Oasis More Info   

Small square patches are fused and quilted to the background fabric providing a sunset backdrop for an oasis of palms, the perfect spot for rest and relaxation.

Kathy Grady

Kathy Grady    •    Under the Same Moon More Info   

Hand dyed, resist, thermofax dyed and discharged cotton fabrics.

Terry Grant

Terry Grant    •   Cheers! More Info   

Original silkscreen with commercial fabrics and beads. Machine and hand stitching.

Peg Green

Peg Green    •   A Skyful of Cranes More Info   

I used cotton fabrics in a combination of batiks and printed patterns. Batting and finishing fabrics are also cotton. The sky is machine pieced and the cranes are raw-edge fused. I free-motion quilted with a tight stitch for emphasis to outline the cranes and feathers, and a looser stitch for the background to give a sense of light air currents in the sunset.

Denise Griffiths

Denise Griffiths    •   Kimberley Dreaming More Info   

Hand felted background with cheesecloth, threads, silk rovings etc worked through. Heavily hand stitched with shiny, thick thread. Hand dyed cotton back.

Margaret Griffiths

Margaret Griffiths    •   Micro Flora More Info   

Mixed fibers were knitted, felted, couched, and sewn with beading and free motion quilting added for fun.

Jean Grimes

Jean Grimes    •   Remembering the Love More Info   

Remembering my Grandmother who, at age 86, didn't remember me. But knew, through the fog, that I was someone she loved. Hand-dyed cotton, silk organza, silk waste, painted non-woven applique.

Connie Griner

Connie Griner    •   Mondrian`s Mouse More Info   

Commercial cottons, embroidery floss. Machine pieced and appliquéd. Hand embroidered.

Cindy Grisdela

Cindy Grisdela    •   Flying Saucer More Info   

Improvisationally pieced, free motion quilted

Candyce Grisham

Candyce Grisham    •   Bears Ears More Info   

Skinny wavy strips of cotton mounted on background with handmade ceramic button. Bears Ears is a threatened national monument which deserves to be preserved.  

Edith Gross

Edith Gross    •   Everything`s Better with Coffee More Info   

Quilting cottons are used to create a rustic scenery. Some appliqué is applied to complete the visual effect of a coffee house. Thread painting is used for shading to provide dimension. The piece is machine quilted, then bound. Tabs are on back for hanging.  

Ann Grundler

Ann Grundler    •   Lost in Space More Info   

Cotton fabric and batting, paint, and beads. Pieced, bleached, and quilted.

Chantal Guillermet

Chantal Guillermet    •   Bouquet More Info   

I love tulips and a made some time ago a series of monoprints about them. The monoprint is worked on hand dyed fabric, I discarded certain area (the flowers) and add colour with inktense pencils. The crazy blocks are made with printed scraps, the same pattern is used for quilting.

Cara Gulati

Cara Gulati    •   Ocean Magic 1 More Info   

Hand painted cotton fabric, quilting with assorted threads.

Jeanine Gunn

Jeanine Gunn    •   Playing with Circles More Info   

Cotton and hand dyed fabric from Ghana, Africa. Pieced and quilted by machine with one clear bead.

Gunnel Hag

Gunnel Hag    •   Soundwaves More Info   

100% cotton. Painted and manipulated using Colour Vie fabric pigments. Machine quilted.

Betty Hahn

Betty Hahn    •   Dracula Simia (monkey orchid) More Info   

Hand-painted, quilted, thread play. Mounted on wooden stretcher bars.

Karen Hansen

Karen Hansen    •   Midnight in the Garden II More Info   

Pieced and quilted commercial cotton. Raw-edge fused, machine stitched reverse appliquéd, and thread painted. 

Babara Hanson

Babara Hanson    •   H'`art: Mending a Broken Heart More Info   

Upcycled silk blouse, cotton, trapunto, appliquéd, and machine quilted. 

Bev Haring

Bev Haring    •   Ghosts of History More Info   

Commercial fabrics, tulle, silk organza, needle turn applique, painting, machine embroidery, machine quilting

Cindy Harwood

Cindy Harwood    •   Pod Study #4 More Info   

Hand-dyed and screen-printed cotton fabrics, silk fabric, synthetic fabric, cotton and polyester threads, fusible web, cotton batting. Fused and stitched applique, free-motion quilting, free-motion zigzag stitching.

Jane Haworth

Jane Haworth    •   Otis 1 More Info   

I found the perfect photo on social media for one of my pet portraits and was happy to get the owners permission to use her photo of Otis. He recently had surgery and now is a three legged dog! I used raw edge fabric collage and free motion quilting. Materials include quoting cottons, silk and necktie inserts.

Jim Hay

Jim Hay    •   Steamed Up More Info   

Machine sewn Japan Kimono and international cloth, appliquéd.

Carolyn Heacock

Carolyn Heacock    •   Trails at Dusk More Info   

100% cotton fabric and thread, cotton/polyester batting. Appliquéd with echo quilting.

Ginnie Hebert

Ginnie Hebert    •   Ghost Bouquet More Info   

I used my own hand-dyed and printed fabrics, with the addition of polyester curtain fabric. The appliqué is machine stitched with decorative stitching. The piece is machine quilted with wool batting.

Cathy Heeter

Cathy Heeter    •   Whimsey More Info   

Random pieced black and white background. Improvisational raw edged collage of commercial fabrics.

Dorothy Heidemann-Nelson

Dorothy Heidemann-Nelson    •   Past and Present More Info   

A vintage fragment handworked piece incorporated with commercial fabrics of today. Pieced and machine quilted.

Jeanne Hewell-Chambers

Jeanne Hewell-Chambers    •   Her Soul's Vocabulary More Info   

Techniques: hand stitched

Materials: commercial cloth, batting, embroidery floss, quilting thread, glee

Caroline Higgs

Caroline Higgs    •   Late Snow Fall More Info   

Silhouettes of trees have always attracted my attention and recent work with positive and negatives brought this idea in to my head. Designed to be a forest with snow falling in the moonlight it is made with a recycled hand dyed sari off-cut and cotton fabric from India I have used raw edge appliqué which is machined and then the back ground is hand stitched with falling snow.

Greta Hildebrand

Greta Hildebrand    •   Black Sand Atoll More Info   

I used offcuts from another project and had fun piecing and forming what turned into an “atoll.”

Materials: Digital photography from my Cuban coastline series on quilting cotton, cotton quilt interfacing and backing.

Technique: Pieced digital photography, hand and machine texturizing, hand and machine appliqué, bound edging

Wendy Hill

Wendy Hill    •   Allusion More Info   

Pieced, machine quilted

Susan Hilsenbeck

Susan Hilsenbeck    •   Dresden Echinoderms More Info   

Machine pieced, machine appliqued, machine quilted, hand beaded, and hand stitched. This is the 4th in a series of Dresden plate/fan inspired quilts for the SAQA auction.

Jaynie Himsl

Jaynie Himsl    •   Pansy Patch More Info   

Commercial and hand dyed fabric.

Improv piecing and free motion quilting

Jill P Hoddick

Jill P Hoddick    •   Winter Is Over More Info   

Collaged artist dyed and commercial cottons, tulle, batik, craft glue, thread

Vera Holmgren

Vera Holmgren    •   The Girl Next Door More Info   

Raw edge appliques on cotton background. Inkjet printings on silk cocoon strippings and cotton fabric. Machine quilted with handstiches.

Judy Hooworth

Judy Hooworth    •   Back Roads More Info   

Discharged, mono printed, deconstructed screen prints by the artist, crayon, pencil. Collaged, machine quilted.

Ruby Horansky

Ruby Horansky    •   SIX PEARS More Info   

Cotton, blends; embroidery thread; machine raw-edge applique; bobbin embroidery.

Pam Hough

Pam Hough    •   On the Water More Info   

Appliquéd silk sari ends, yarns, cotton fabrics, and Sulky rayon threads. 

Doris Hulse

Doris Hulse    •   Natural Curls More Info   

Whole cloth quilt executed in inkTense pencils and free-motion quilted.

Lynne Hummel

Lynne Hummel    •   Peaceful Warrior More Info   

Appliqued and quilted cotton image of lilypads on pond with ripples and fish in black, green, and yellow. Designed using a photo I took at the New York Botanical Garden.

Debo Hysack

Debo Hysack    •   Mid Century Modern Bird (House) More Info   

Appliqued commercial and painted fabric; variegated thread stitching with Peltex batting.

Nancy Ialacci

Nancy Ialacci    •   Peter Parrot More Info   

Thread painted, Broderie perse flowers, raw edge applique, machine quilted

Linda Ingham

Linda Ingham    •   Stained Glass Reflections More Info   

Commercial and hand dyed cotton, fusible raw edge applique, machine quilting, beading

Laura Jaszkowski

Laura Jaszkowski    •   The Flower Seed Grower More Info   

Commercial cottons and hand-dyed fabrics. Raw-edge appliquéd, quilted with cotton and polyester threads.

Lisa Jenni

Lisa Jenni    •   Rings of Eternity II More Info   

Hand-dyed and commercial cottons, cotton batiks, quilting threads, Setacolor® textile & puff paint, TSUKINEKO® ink, genuine American recycled fishing net, plastic rings from food and beverage packaging, recycled string.

Pieced by machine and free-motion machine quilted, hand painted & printed, inks applied, rings and fishing net attached by hand.

Leslie Jennings

Leslie Jennings    •   The Giving Tree More Info   

The Giving Tree is a collage of my hand dyed linen napkins and cottons, commercial fabrics, drapery sheers and thrift store finds. The landscape is freemotion machine stitched and the tree is sketched and freemotion stitched.

Ivy Jensen

Ivy Jensen    •   Enchanted Waters More Info   

Melted synthetic fabrics applied to a black background.

Anne Burns Johnson

Anne Burns Johnson    •   Paradise Lost More Info   

Commercial and hand dyed cottons, paint, hand dyed cheese cloth.

Karen Johnson

Karen Johnson    •   Skinny Strips #6 More Info   

Commercial cottons, machine pieced and quilted

Linda Nelson Johnson

Linda Nelson Johnson    •   Palisades at Sunset More Info   

Hand dyed and commercial fabrics. Raw edge appliquéd with Misty Fuse.

Jennie Johnston

Jennie Johnston    •   Ragged Soul More Info   

Needle turned applique, machine and hand quilting, commercial quilting cottons

Elaine Jones

Elaine Jones    •   Trees More Info   

Lacy tulle over layered cotton with Angelina fiber highlights under sheer net. Background stitching emulating wind motion.

Cheryl Jordan

Cheryl Jordan    •   Driven to Abstraction More Info   

Fused silks, commercial cottons and novelty fabrics. Machine bound and quilted.

 

Jean Renli Jurgenson

Jean Renli Jurgenson    •   . . . just having fun More Info   

This piece was inspired by the copper "skin" that covers the deYoung Museum in San Francisco. In the end, I was . . . just having fun. I used cotton fabric, felt, Golden GAC 400 fabric stiffener and leather punches. 

Bella Kaplan

Bella Kaplan    •   Cranes in Hula lake More Info   

Hand dyed cotton fabric, screen printed, batik, applique, machine quilted.

Sara Kelly

Sara Kelly    •   Balancing Act More Info   

Hand applique and machine stitched cottons

Patricia Kennedy-Zafred

Patricia Kennedy-Zafred    •   Childhood Lost: Brown Mine, WV More Info   

Materials: Cotton, procion dyes, fabric ink, image transfer materials, fusible web, cotton batting, cotton and rayon threads.

Techniques: Hand silkscreen image on hand dyed fabric, image transfer (text only), machine pieced and quilted.

(Original image by Lewis W. Hine, courtesy Library of Congress.)

Jill Kerttula

Jill Kerttula    •   Summer Sidewalk Selfie More Info   

Original photo on fabric, layered with additional commercial fabrics. Hand and machine stitching. Found objects.

Barbara Kibbe

Barbara Kibbe    •   Study for A Walk in the Dark More Info   

Silver Jaquard fabric paint applied with freezer paper stencils. Machine quilted.

Michele O'Neil Kincaid

Michele O'Neil Kincaid    •   Robins in the Maple More Info   

This is a sample piece I made for a book Margaret Sheehan and I are writing! A recipe book of art quilting techniques for beginners. From chapter one, I made an 'exploded' block; from chapter (?) I selected 'reverse applique' and made the eggs; next a little surface texture by adding bits and pieces to represent a nest! Topping it off with some complimentary quilting. Commercial cottons, fibers.

Cathy Kleeman

Cathy Kleeman    •   Support Staff More Info   

Artist dyed and painted cotton fabrics utilizing multiple surface design processes; raw edge machine applique, machine quilting, hand embroidery

Sherry Kleinman

Sherry Kleinman    •   Birds of Paradise More Info   

I manipulated my photo of a neighbor's Bird of Paradise plant with an iPad app; commercially printed it on silky faille fabric; and embellished with intense hand stitches in pearl cotton.

Rose Klein

Rose Klein    •   Directions More Info   

Commercial cotton, Silk, Linen, machine stitched.

Marjan Kluepfel

Marjan Kluepfel    •   Space Play More Info   

Hand-dyed and commercial cottons, free-motion machine quilted

Lynn Koolish

Lynn Koolish    •   South of the Sun More Info   

Palette knife painted with Marabu fabric paints, machine appliqued and quilted.  

Paula Kovarik

Paula Kovarik    •   But Does it Pass the Smell Test? More Info   

Cotton fabric, batting, and thread. Free-motion quilted.

Judith Kreiger

Judith Kreiger    •   Homeward Bound More Info   

Machine appliquéd, machine quilted using a variety of fabrics: hand-dyed, batiks, hand-dyed Sky-Dye from Mickey Lawler, and re-purposed from clothing. The last type of fabric used with permission from the fiber artist Nancy Lenches.

Ellie Kreneck

Ellie Kreneck    •   Heartrise on the Llano More Info   

Materials: commercial cotton fabric, cotton/poly batting, hand painted fabric, resists, fiber reactive dyes. Techniques: paper template, hand painting with dyes, resists, brushed. Machine pieced and stitched. Hand stitched and appliquéd.

Pat Kroth

Pat Kroth    •   Spin I More Info   

Hand-dyed and commercial fabrics, improvisational composition, machine stitched.

Karol Kusmaul

Karol Kusmaul    •   Groovy More Info   

I planned to use a specific set of scrap fabrics to make this piece. One of the scraps resembled the leg of a pair of bellbottoms. The scene continued from there! Takes me right back to the 1960's. Upcycled and commercial cottons and rayons. Hand applique, hand quilting.

Phillippa Lack

Phillippa Lack    •   Chrysanthemum More Info   

Digital print on organic sateen from an ink original. Embroidered motif. Double needle stitching.

Roberta Lagomarsini

Roberta Lagomarsini    •   Under the Palms More Info   

Fused appliqued, home machine quilted.

Linda Laird

Linda Laird    •   Fortune Circles 4 More Info   

Paper, newsprint, cardboard. Paper is layered, glued, and machine stitched. Mounted on foam core.

Rebeka Lambert

Rebeka Lambert    •   Metamorphosis No. 3 More Info   

Made from quilting cottons and vintage bed sheets. Techniques used are raw edge appliqué, thread drawing and hand quilting. 

Jennifer Landau

Jennifer Landau    •   Among the Heather Bright More Info   

Hand spun wool, knit then wet felted. Machine felted roving and silk scraps, with tulle. Hand spun yarn embellishment. Repurposed woven silk designer sample. Quilting. Hand stitched edge. Title is a line in Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll.

Ingrid Langhorst

Ingrid Langhorst    •   Carbon Neutral 2 More Info   

This piece is created using hand dyed and batik fabrics as well as insulation cloth. The background is sewn using an interleave technique and grey "carbon molecules" are appliquéd.

Judy Langille

Judy Langille    •   Flattened Pyramid More Info   

Hand dyed with freezer paper resist and thickened dyes. Hand stitched.

Barb Lankford

Barb Lankford    •   Elephant Head More Info   

Batik pieces machine appliquéd with silk thread, with bead embellishments.

Cat Larrea

Cat Larrea    •   Ghost Trees of Turnagain Arm More Info   

Cotton fabric, batting, and thread; dye painted fabric and fused applique.

Sandra Lauterbach

Sandra Lauterbach    •   P.O.P.! More Info   

Cotton printed fabric, fiberglass screening, free motion quilting.

 Kathy Angel Lee

Kathy Angel Lee    •   Sunday Drive More Info   

Collaged, thread painted to enhance depth of landscape

Amelia Leigh

Amelia Leigh    •   A Beautiful Autumn More Info   

Hand-dyed and commercial cottons, applique

Carol Leitch

Carol Leitch    •   Untitled More Info   

Silk misty fused and painted. Flowers hand painted silk, cotton. Flower centre free motion thread work on soluble base. Organza vase free motion quilted.

Uta Lenk

Uta Lenk    •   v More Info   

Hand-dyed fabrics, machine pieced, hand-and machine quilted and embellished.

Susan Lenz

Susan Lenz    •   Puebloan Architecture More Info   

Digital image on fabric, free-motion quilting, and blanket stitched edge.

Judy Leslie

Judy Leslie    •   The Open Door More Info   

The Open Door is based on pictures of open doors that I have photographed in Spain and Italy. Many of these entrances always appear to be welcoming visitors into intriguing spaces.

Doorway: mixed media materials combining fabric paint and thread painting.

Background: wool felt overlaid with foil and hand embroidery surrounded with a cotton/velvet frame.

Cynthia Levis

Cynthia Levis    •   City Scape II More Info   

Machine turned appliqué, raw edge appliqué, free-motion quilting, hand beading embellishments.

Jone Lewis

Jone Lewis    •   The Tie That Binds More Info   

Strip pieced with old silk ties and heirloom antique embroidered lace on cotton. A look and reminder of times gone by! I did the quilting, between the rows, on a home sewing machine.

Cheryl Lipari

Cheryl Lipari    •   Tropical Afterglow More Info   

Hand painted & dyed fabrics, commercial batiks, raw edge applique

Katharina Litchman

Katharina Litchman    •   Mirror, Mirror on the Wall More Info   

Raw edged, machine quilted. Various fibers. The quilt was purchased from a SAQA auction by Ruth A. White, who passed away in August 2018. At her request, it was offered to the artist, who generously agreed that it could be auctioned by SAQA again.

Mary Ann Littlejohn

Mary Ann Littlejohn    •   Fiddle Stix More Info   

Handmade stamps & deckle with acrylic paint on cotton. Free motion quilted.

Sandra Lounsbury

Sandra Lounsbury    •   A Touch Of Red More Info   

Machine pieced, machine quilted, faced edges, hand embroidered

Pam Lowe

Pam Lowe    •   Linen Berry More Info   

Dye painted and discharged on linen rayon. Hand stitched with cotton threads.

Andrea Luliak

Andrea Luliak    •   Nuit Blanche (Sleepless Night) More Info   

Torn commercial fabrics, layering, machine quilting.

Ann Luther

Ann Luther    •   Take Me Away More Info   

Hand painted fabric and thread painting.  

Jenny K. Lyon

Jenny K. Lyon    •   Hope Rising More Info   

Hand dyed wool by Linda Waddle, silk dupioni, beading, hand cutwork, free motion quilting.

Maya Madhavan

Maya Madhavan    •   Lamps More Info   

Woven background with fusible appliquéd lamps. Free motion quilted.

Marisa Marquez

Marisa Marquez    •   Microplastic More Info   

Applique, piecing, machine quilting, fabric dye

Cotton fabrics, plastic, angelina fibers, metal washers, crystal beads, paint

Melanie Marr

Melanie Marr    •   Gentle Giant More Info   

The image of the whale was drawn on fabric, painted, then quilted. The materials used are blue fabric, acrylic paints, batting and thread.

Regina Marzlin

Regina Marzlin    •   Traces More Info   

Hand painted and commercial cotton, non-woven material, embroidery floss, ink pencil Monoprinting, painting, hand- and machine stitched

Mary Maxwell

Mary Maxwell    •   Mello More Info   

Cotton fabric, thread.

Sally Harcum Maxwell

Sally Harcum Maxwell    •   "Just Keep Swimming..." More Info   

This improvisational piece was built around a photograph that I took at the Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center. Tulle covers the piece with various yarns and threads adding details representing water and seaweed.

Kathleen McCabe

Kathleen McCabe    •   Bike in Belize More Info   

Machine pieced and appliquéd, fused, then raw edge appliquéd and machine quilted. 

Sherri Lipman McCauley

Sherri Lipman McCauley    •   Violet More Info   

Abstract painted marks with fused raw edge appliqué on cotton. Materials: Cotton fabrics, paints, and fusible web. Machine stitched and machine quilted.

Karlie Norrish McChesney

Karlie Norrish McChesney    •   MO 4 More Info   

MO 4 is an image of a modular origami; an origami that is formed by folding several identically creased papers to create one unit. In this model there are 4 papers creased 15 times. The techniques include: machine piecing, machine applique, machine quilting, fabric painting, and plastic cut/attached. The acrylic paint applied creates the visible depth. The surface details are of soft plastic.

Catherine McDonald

Catherine McDonald    •   Tempest More Info   

Hand painted using string, stencilled and machine quilted

Marie McEachern

Marie McEachern    •   Windows More Info   

Hand dyed and surface designed fabric, organza, machine and hand stitched.

Annette McFarlane

Annette McFarlane    •   Pixelated More Info   

Hand painted cotton, hand dyed fused organza.

Margaret McGrath

Margaret McGrath    •   Vertical Integration 15 More Info   

Dupioni and other silk, cotton thread

Linda McLaughlin

Linda McLaughlin    •   Pink and Grey Abstract More Info   

Hand painted silk fused to hand dyed cotton, machine and hand stitched.

Holly McLean

Holly McLean    •   Wild Garden More Info   

Gelli monoprint, fusible appliqué, free motion stitching and quilting, hand embellishing and beads

Diane Melms

Diane Melms    •   Frolic ll More Info   

Created with artist hand-dyed and commercial cotton fabric, polyester batting and cotton thread. Machine pieced and machine quilted.

Alicia Merrett

Alicia Merrett    •   Colour Map More Info   

Digital painting processed through a number of apps, and printed on fabric. Machine quilted. This is a new departure – not really a map! 

Elizabeth Michellod-Dutheil

Elizabeth Michellod-Dutheil    •   Chant Terrestre More Info   

Work collage various veilings by transparency.

Linen and natural fiber.

Dolores Miller

Dolores Miller    •   Galaxy 13 More Info   

Wool fabric and roving; holographic Mylar thread; beads; linen blend fabric; polyester batting. Hand needle felted, beaded, stitched. Mounted on stretcher bars.

Denise Oyama Miller

Denise Oyama Miller    •   Outrageous Orange 1 More Info   

Cotton fabric, cut into small pieces and scattered onto batting/backing; free-motion machine quilted, zig-zag edge finish

Karen Miller

Karen Miller    •   Butterflies on Bush Clover More Info   

Katazome with artist's hand cut stencil, rice paste resist and indigo dye

Linda A. Miller

Linda A. Miller    •   Piece Deconstruction 3 More Info   

Cotton, pieced, fused applique, threadwork, machine quilted, hand embroidered

Mandy Miller

Mandy Miller    •   Between a Rock and a Hard Place More Info   

Machine pieced, rough edge appliquéd, Machine quilted, hand stitched. Commercial and hand-dyed cottons.

Roberta Chalfy Miller

Roberta Chalfy Miller    •   Dreamscape More Info   

Hand painted canvas, overdyed commercial fabric, commercial cotton.

Pieced, machine appliqued, machine quilted. Faced with a commercial batik.

MJ Millington

MJ Millington    •   A Poem is a Path More Info   

Machine-pieced and hand-quilted poem, written by MJ Millington. Part of Verse Forms, a series of conceptual quilts exploring poetry in textile form. In this quilt I have assigned a particular color to each letter, space and punctuation mark, creating a translation of the poem from typography into color. The quilt reads: "A poem is a path / that does not / exist until you / take a step."

Virginia Millington

Virginia Millington    •   Beneath the Cross More Info   

Original design created using cotton and batik fabrics. Sewn with regular and silver metallic threads. Machine quilted with a machine embroidery design added. Grosgrain ribbon binding.

Cynthia Minoli

Cynthia Minoli    •   Hummingbirds More Info   

Raw edge appliquéd and free motion quilted.

Claire Monaghan

Claire Monaghan    •   Scrap Fabric Fish, 2019 More Info   

This piece is inspired by the long, thin scraps of fabric (up-cycled fat quarter fold scraps) that wanted to be blades of grass. Materials include commercial cotton and silk. Most pieces are fused onto black cotton and then fused, hand stitched or free motion embroidered onto the silk background using cotton thread on a domestic machine.

Sherrie Moomey

Sherrie Moomey    •   Claudia More Info   

Monochromatic dye painted image on cotton substrate. Painted silk organza layered and fused over entire piece. Free motion machine quilted.

Jeannie Moore

Jeannie Moore    •   1 Leaf 2 Leaf More Info   

Indigo dyed with Inktense Crayons and free motion stitching

Ann Moroz

Ann Moroz    •   Hand-dyed fun! More Info   

All the fabric on the front has been hand-dyed by me. It's fun and rewarding to play with fabrics that I dyed!

Trish Morris-Plise

Trish Morris-Plise    •   Birds of a Feather More Info   

Commercial fabric, fabric paint, cotton batting, metallic thread, buttons. Hand drawn birds fused. Free motion quilting in a circular doodle.

Pamela Morris

Pamela Morris    •   Blue Wave #3 More Info   

Printed and dyed fabrics. Machine quilted and pieced, hand embroidered, on stretched canvas.

Myania Moses

Myania Moses    •   Plant Life I More Info   

Commercial/hand dyed fabrics, machine pieced, appliquéd. Hand and machine quilted/embroidered.

Gillian Moss

Gillian Moss    •   Buzz, Buzz, Buzz More Info   

Machine pieced, hand embroidered and appliqued. Lots of cotton, linen and silk scraps and lots of looking at the piece, deciding what to do next!

Alison Muir

Alison Muir    •   Shadow More Info   

Silk jacquard, arashi in paint, silk dye, hand and machine stitch

Frances Murphy

Frances Murphy    •   Invasion of the Body Snatchers More Info   

Commercial and hand-dyed fabrics, photographs on fabric, false eyelashes, seed beads; machine and fusible applique; machine quilted.

Mary Ann Nailos

Mary Ann Nailos    •   The Moth More Info   

Hand dyed and commercial cotton, cotton batting, printed copy right free image, hand colored with water color pencils, stamping, hand embroidery, machine quilting

Ree Nancarrow

Ree Nancarrow    •   Water and Rocks More Info   

100% cotton fabric, machine quilted. Silk-screened, stamped and painted with Procion MX dyes and/or fabric paint.

Jean Neblett

Jean Neblett    •   Small Works 43 More Info   

Materials: Hand-dyed cottons, commercial cottons, hemp netting, 100% cotton batting, Sulky (German) and cotton thread.

Process: Collaged, machine appliquéd, machine quilted.

Amy Nelson

Amy Nelson    •   Art Journal Texture Study I More Info   

Cotton fabric, acrylic paint, warm and natural batting, embroidery floss, and pearl cotton. Raw edge applique and light machine stitching. Stenciled and heavily hand-embroidered. Lightly machine quilted.

Thelma Newbury

Thelma Newbury    •   Millau Viaduct More Info   

Hand painted and commercial fabric with raw edge applique and free motion stitching.

Carole Nicholas

Carole Nicholas    •   Fiesta IV More Info   

Commercially printed cotton fabrics, batiks bought in Bali, and buttons. Machine paper pieced and machine quilted.

Jackie Nixon-Fulton

Jackie Nixon-Fulton    •   Carnival 1 More Info   

Cotton fabric was monoprinted with Akua intaglio ink using a round gel plate. The resulting composition was photographed and printed on silk using an Epson XP 15000 6 color printer. Misty Fuse was used to fuse the silk to batting. The top was embellished with a variety of stitches, threads, and beads, then fused to a backing and hand-quilted.

Elin Noble

Elin Noble    •   Mirror 1 More Info   

The quilt was purchased from a SAQA auction by Ruth A. White, who passed away in August 2018. At her request, it was offered to the artist, who generously agreed that it could be auctioned by SAQA again.

Bobbe Shapiro Nolan

Bobbe Shapiro Nolan    •   Rabbit Standoff, Chihuahuan Desert More Info   

Rusted linen damask, hand-stitched, raw-edge appliqued rabbits made from ties of the 1970s.

Diane Nunez

Diane Nunez    •   Twist #3 More Info   

Artist hand dyed whole cloth quilts assembled with grommets, o-rings, and aluminum tubing.

Sharon Oblinger

Sharon Oblinger    •   Canyon Sunrise More Info   

Hand-dyed fabric, machine pieced and quilted

Mary Olivea

Mary Olivea    •   Misdirection More Info   

Cotton fabric fused in an almost plaid-like design, and then quilted in a strong, random zig zag pattern across the entire face of the quilt.

Gale Oppenheim-Pietrzak

Gale Oppenheim-Pietrzak    •   Textures More Info   

I creased a background with commercial batik and used wool roving to felt the central texture. I added wool yarn, by hand, to enhance and tie the piece together.

Fiona Oxford

Fiona Oxford    •   Sky Watcher 3 More Info   

Batik fabric, illustrated fabric, synthetic fabric. fusing technique, free motion quilting, regular stitching.

Denise Paglio

Denise Paglio    •   Embrace Imperfection More Info   

Machine quilted and enhanced with metal charm.

Katie Pasquini Masopust

Katie Pasquini Masopust    •   Still Life White Orchid More Info   

Painted acrylic canvas. Reconstructed machine quilted and mounted on stretcher bars.

Claire Passmore

Claire Passmore    •   Ojiisan More Info   

Lino print on cotton fabric; Inktense ink and block printing ink; sashiko and rayon thread. Hand and free machine embroidery.

Geri Patterson-Kutras

Geri Patterson-Kutras    •   Remains of the Jeans More Info   

Recycled denim, metallic thread, commercial cottons, wool batting. Machine applique and machine quilting.

Pat Pauly

Pat Pauly    •   Little Mummy Cross More Info   

Screened printed and direct dye cotton, pieced, quilted.

Carrie Payne

Carrie Payne    •   Denali More Info   

Drawing with thread is my happy. Coloring is relaxing. Combining the two to create art is joy. With a photo for reference and quilt sandwich, I draw with thread, adding texture and shadows by varying the spacing of stitched lines. Color is added with India ink pigment markers.

Michelle Perkins

Michelle Perkins    •   Make it Pretty More Info   

I used an old photo to create this art work. The materials consist of hand-dyed fabric and commercial fabrics using raw edge appliqué and Inktense pencils on the jug.

Anna Marie Peterson

Anna Marie Peterson    •   Virus More Info   

Hand needlefelting. Wool roving and fibers, mounted on canvas on wooden stretcher bars.

Kathy Pflaum

Kathy Pflaum    •   Dawning of a New Day More Info   

Pieced cotton fabrics. 

Candice Phelan

Candice Phelan    •   Patience More Info   

Second in an Angel series. This angel is patiently waiting, but for what? Based on a photo by Frank Klein (used with permission.) Background fabric hand-dyed by Carol Eaton. Tulle, metallic threads, faced.

Margaret Phillips

Margaret Phillips    •   Twelve Airplanes #1 More Info   

Block printed, machine pieced, hand quilted. Airplane block hand cut and printed by me. Commercial cotton fabrics, silk batting, cotton and polyester thread, fabric ink.

Shirley Pittz

Shirley Pittz    •   Starry Nights & Tulips More Info   

Pieced and appliquéd. Machine quilted.

Pixeladies

Pixeladies    •   Watercolor Pencils 5: Let`s Talk About Water More Info   

"Found" words and phrases collaged on paper, scanned into the computer, and printed on cotton with fiber-reactive ink. Machine quilted.

Deb Plestid

Deb Plestid    •   Greening the Earth More Info   

Hand dyed fabric, commercial fabric, applique, free motion quilting

Debbie Plett

Debbie Plett    •   Moon Birds Dance More Info   

The beauty of the full moon inspired me to play with the 'satin stitch' on my sewing machine (creating my version of a raw edge design). It was random play on Linen. The linen was a gift from Austria which is about 100 years old. I removed parts of the linen to expose the black background underneath. Cotton and rayon threads used.

Patricia Porter

Patricia Porter    •   7 1/2 Lines More Info   

Raw edge applique. Hand dyed silk, Batik, cotton, 12 wt. and 30 wt. threads

Doreen Prakshot

Doreen Prakshot    •   Chickadee in Garlic Series More Info   

Acrylic painted upcycled bemberg silk, Warm & Natural cotton batting, cotton backing, rayon, cotton and poly threads, free motion stitched.

Sonya Prchal

Sonya Prchal    •   Day's Over More Info   

Whole cloth painted on PFD fabric with fabric paint. Thread sketched in a hoop, then free motion quilted with polyester and cotton threads.

Christine Predd

Christine Predd    •   Wading By the Rocks More Info   

Cotton fabrics and batting, machine piecing and quilting. Techniques include overpainting fabric with acrylic paints, inktense pencils, digitally altered personal photo transfers to fabric.

Heather Pregger

Heather Pregger    •   Shock Melt #2 More Info   

Machine pieced and machine quilted, commercial cotton fabrics, cotton fabrics dyed by the artist, cotton thread, bamboo batting.

Susan Price

Susan Price    •   Nature`s Prints More Info   

Thermofax screen prints from original images on hand-dyed cottons. Embellished with hand embroidery and eyelash trim.

Char Punke

Char Punke    •   How Does Your Garden Grow? More Info   

Cotton fabrics, Sulky rayon threads, tulle and tiny pieces of different fabrics were used. The work was pieced, collaged, soft edged appliqued, quilted, and embroidered.

Katie Quinn

Katie Quinn    •   Canyons of the Southwest More Info   

From my photo using fused, raw edge appliqué.

Terry Rammell

Terry Rammell    •   Traces More Info   

Silk screen on Mozart linen, fused silk organza with silk screened mask, thermofax screen using textile paint, fused tulle on cotton backing.

Dorothy Raymond

Dorothy Raymond    •   Sentinel V More Info   

Whole cloth, hand-painted and hand-embroidered. Machine thread painting. This is the fifth in my series trying to capture the beauty of one tree, alone on the skyline.

Katherine Reader

Katherine Reader    •   Slot Canyon Sun More Info   

Commercial cotton fabric collage using fusible; machine quilted.

Wen Redmond

Wen Redmond    •   Musing More Info   

Digital processes- printed image on digitally prepared canvas and molding paste. Molding paste was textured to hint at writing while the quilting is the text of the muse. Brads attached the molding paste insert, paint seals the edges and provides an accent. The entire piece is protected with satin varnish.

James Reese

James Reese    •    Mid-Century Daydream More Info   

Raw edge fabric Illustration created from my original drawing using fused pieces.

Sue Reid

Sue Reid    •   Autumn Banyan More Info   

Whole cloth drawn and coloured with intense ink pencils, machine appliquéd.

Sue Reno

Sue Reno    •   Solar Flare More Info   

Solar dye print of hosta leaf on cotton, Mysore silks, machine quilting.

Martha Ressler

Martha Ressler    •   Gender Mending 2 More Info   

Vintage feed bags, old quilt top, other fabrics, with hand embroidery. This is a modern Boro, Japanese technique of mending.

Janet Rhind

Janet Rhind    •   Round the Mulberry Bush More Info   

100% Cotton batik, embroidery, beads.

Janett Rice

Janett Rice    •   E-Trouble More Info   

Commercial fabric embellished with inner works of a dismantled cell phone. Created with strong feelings!

Nancy Riemersma

Nancy Riemersma    •   We Remember More Info   

Commercial cottons, cotton batting and thread.

Original design based on 'broderie perse' technique using pre-printed poppy fabrics.

Susan Rienzo

Susan Rienzo    •   Summer Lovin` More Info   

100% cotton fabric and batting. Fused raw edge collage and appliqué. Machine quilted.

Nancy Wegmann Riffle

Nancy Wegmann Riffle    •   Desert Calm More Info   

Commercial fabric, including canvas and linen, hand painted with acrylic paints. Machine stitched. 

Shoshi Rimer

Shoshi Rimer    •   Sea Waves More Info   

I live next to the Mediterranean and the view of the sea waves at sun-set attracted me.

Materials: hand dyed cotton fabrics and some commercial pieces, polyester batting, cotton and metallic threads.

Techniques: free-hand cutting, fussing, free-hand machine quilting

Carmen Rinehart

Carmen Rinehart    •   Fire and Ice More Info   

Commercial fabrics, with thread painting and rhinestone embellishments. 

Mary Ritter

Mary Ritter    •   Sweet Nectar More Info   

Hand-dyed fabrics, commercial fabrics. Machine appliqué, sketching of bird, thread painting, machine quilting.

Cristina Robbiani

Cristina Robbiani    •    West and Soda More Info   

Self hand printed white cotton, silk and linen fabrics. Nepali handmade and printed paper. Embroidered and hand stitched. Machine stitched.

 

June Robertson

June Robertson    •   Little Allotment 2 More Info   

My hand-dyed fabrics, pieced and raw edge applique. Embellished with free motion quilting and some hand stitching.

Ruan Robertson

Ruan Robertson    •   Zesty Oranges More Info   

Cottons, hand-dyed and commercial. Machine pieced; embellished with narrow bias applique strips, which serve as the quilting. Pieced binding.

Judith Roderick

Judith Roderick    •   Art and Love Makes My World Go Round More Info   

Print on linen of my hand-painted silk quilt, machine quilted, embellished with buttons and beads

Annette Rogers

Annette Rogers    •   Leatherleaf Begonia More Info   

Original digital photo printed on fabric, thread painting, quilting, cotton fabric, cotton, polyester and rayon threads

Connie Rohman

Connie Rohman    •   Cor Meum Dabo (I will give my heart) More Info   

Techniques: Mono-print on gelatin plate. Hand guided machine stitching.

Materials: Hand dyed cotton, batik cotton, fabric ink, cotton batting, thread.

Dale Rollerson

Dale Rollerson    •   Happiness More Info   

Prefelts velvet and cotton gauze and silk thread, cut, woven, embellished, stitched.

Carole Rossi

Carole Rossi    •   Reclaiming Orange More Info   

Improvisational Piecing, Couching, Satin Stitching, Machine Quilting, Fabric Painting; Materials - commercial cottons, variegated cotton threads, Posca Paint Markers, decorative string; buttons by Jane Schreven

Lorraine Roy

Lorraine Roy    •   Burning More Info   

Machine embroidery and quilting, raw edge appliqué.

Printed cottons and synthetic fabrics and threads.

Laurie Russman

Laurie Russman    •   The Conversation More Info   

Hand-dyed fabric, 50wt cotton thread (Aurifil), MistyFuse

Raw-edged fused appliqué + machine quilting/thread-painting

Nancy Ryan

Nancy Ryan    •   Cabbage Patch More Info   

Cabbage Patch was created with commercial fabrics that were fused down, enhanced with oil pastels and quilted with specialty threads.

Harriett Rynberk

Harriett Rynberk    •   X's and Oh O's More Info   

Coffee dyed cotton, recycled coffee filters, free motion stitching, hand embroidery, embellishments

Maria Sachs

Maria Sachs    •   WHY NOT ? More Info   

Screen printed, machine stitched, multi layered textile collage.

Ann Sanderson

Ann Sanderson    •   Circle Thread Play More Info   

This graphic piece of fabric from Ghana made me wonder what the maker's process was. The slashing lines, bubbles and vibrant color encouraged me to add wondering lines and movement with circles. Embellishment stitching was done with (Elin Noble) hand dyed, variegated embroidery thread.

Jodi Scaltreto

Jodi Scaltreto    •   Diamond Star More Info   

Commercial cotton

Helena Scheffer

Helena Scheffer    •   Ablaze More Info   

Artist-dyed and commercial fabrics, machine quilted and hand stitched. Acrylic paint on stretched canvas.

Norma Schlager

Norma Schlager    •   Snake in the Grass More Info   

Skinny, wiggly piecing. Hand dyed fabrics. Machine quilted.

Jeannie Schoennagel

Jeannie Schoennagel    •   Earth's Treasures - Turquoise and Copper More Info   

Cotton, satin and metalic fabric freemotion quilted under tulle.

Stephanye Schuyler

Stephanye Schuyler    •   Dry docked Pier & Barnacles More Info   

Materials: Cotton fabric, tulle, thread, beads, Inktense pencils and acrylic paint.

Techniques: Photo printed on fabric, painting, reverse applique, beading and machine quilting.

Alison Schwabe

Alison Schwabe    •   Ebb & Flow #30 More Info   

Improvisational machine piecing, machine quilting.

Cottons, wool batting, polyester threads.

Ellen Schwark

Ellen Schwark    •   Turned To The Sun More Info   

Materials used are 2 layers of silk organza, which were dyed (Tinifix silk dyes) and painted separately (Inktense pencils and Dye-na-Flow), which were then layered on fusible felt, batting, ice-dyed cotton backing. Techniques are whole cloth free motion quilting and trapunto. Edges are finished with machine buttonhole stitching in embroidery floss.

Keats Scott

Keats Scott    •   Mud Season More Info   

Raw edge applique, painting and stamping

Susan Selby

Susan Selby    •   Northern Autumn More Info   

Hand dyed antique linen towel, hand dyed cheesecloth and cotton layered, added paint, stitch.

Anne Severn

Anne Severn    •   Tidal Pool More Info   

Dyed cotton sateen (hand dyed by the artist), silk, acrylic paint, thread. Acrylic paint on silk, hand dyed cotton sateen, machine stitching.

Barbara Sferra

Barbara Sferra    •   Mutation More Info   

Design created from a "doodle" I drew during a board meeting. Small quilted pieces were created and attached to a quilted background. All fabric is hand-dyed cotton.

Sara Sharp

Sara Sharp    •   Autumn Leaves More Info   

This quilt was the result of fall days experimenting with oak and elm leaves that had fallen around my yard. I created the background of cotton fabric using transparent textile paints used to make sun prints of the leaves. I also created appliquéd leaves cut out of batik fabrics. Fancy buttons and ribbon completed the fall composition.

Diane Sheckells

Diane Sheckells    •   Improv Red Lily More Info   

This work combines digital photography and appliqué.

Maria Shell

Maria Shell    •   To Infinity and Beyond-MINI More Info   

Materials: vintage, contemporary, and hand dyed fabrics, batting, and thread.
Methods: improvisationally cut and pieced, machine quilted, and faced.

Sue Sherman

Sue Sherman    •   Thoughtful Penguin More Info   

Dye painted on 100% cotton lawn. Machine quilted. From a photo taken by the artist on Magdalena Island, Chile.

Susan Shie

Susan Shie    •   Abortion Haiku More Info   

Whole cloth painting on white Kona cotton. Drawn and written on with fabric markers, painted with Derwent inktense inks. Haiku made up, as I wrote. Bamboo / cotton batting. Lunn Fabrics backing / border. Mostly machine sewn with AURIfil thread. Artfabrik hand-dyed perle cotton border stitching. One Green Temple Buddha bead.

Sue Siefkin

Sue Siefkin    •   Looking Homeward More Info   

Painted silk, cotton and Pellon; satin; raw-edge fused appliqué; free motion machine quilting.

Cynthia Siira

Cynthia Siira    •   Untitled More Info   

Fabric pieces fused together with fusible web and quilting to resemble natural rock. Embellished with a mix of semi-precious agate chip beads.

Gail Sims

Gail Sims    •   Sierra Foothills Autumn More Info   

This piece began with a piece of felt which I painted and needle felted with additional silk/wool roving. There is embroidery with silk thread and some wool was stitched on as well as stitching on the wool. It was then quilted with King Tut thread to commercial fabric with additional batting to give a relief effect.

Carolyn Skei

Carolyn Skei    •   Energy More Info   

Part of Carolyn’s “Energy/Ignition” series, this fused quilt features the artist’s own handdyed shibori fabrics.

Materials: cotton fabrics, wool-blend batting, batik backing, varied quilting and top-stitching threads, including perle cotton. Bead embellishment.

Diane Skidmore

Diane Skidmore    •   Still Life with Lemons #1 More Info   

Fused-raw edge appliquéd, machine quilted, and hand beaded.

Brenda Gael Smith

Brenda Gael Smith    •   Landlines: Paterson`s Curse More Info   

Paterson’s Curse (echium plantagineum) is one of Australia’s most conspicuous invasive weeds. The beauty of the purple flowers as they traverse the countryside belies their toxic nature. Sheep and cattle producers lose millions each year in lost productivity in pastures, control costs, and wool contamination.

Cottons hand-dyed by the artist. Freeform piecing. Machine quilting.

Brenda Smith

Brenda Smith    •   Winter Grass More Info   

Naturally dyed cotton, commercial linen fabrics. Fused, machine-appliquéd, machine quilted.

Lou Ann Smith

Lou Ann Smith    •   Great Circle 2 More Info   

Commercial cotton, machine pieced, machine quilted. 

Susan Smith

Susan Smith    •   Those Eyes More Info   

Cotton/ Hand dye fabric. Zebra stencil, Iridescent Gold, Iridescent Brown Shiva Artists Oil Paint sticks. Trupunto and heavily quilted. piped border.

Sarah Ann Smith

Sarah Ann Smith    •   Sunflower Sunrise More Info   

Artist-dyed cloth, artist-painted interfacing, painted commercial cloth, textured cloth, machine quilting with polyester thread, procion MX dyes and textile paints, wool batting.

Mary Jane Sneyd

Mary Jane Sneyd    •   The Three Mosquiteers More Info   

Commercial cotton, dress fabrics, recycled clothing, tulle.

Fused collage, thread sketching, machine quilting, bound edge.

Sandy Snowden

Sandy Snowden    •   Ramshackle Countryside More Info   

Cotton fabric and batting, polyester thread. Fused raw edge reverse appliqué, Free motion quilted.

Anne Solomon

Anne Solomon    •   There is no Planet B More Info   

Pellon letters under acrylic painted cotton which was then free motion machine stitched.

Jan Soules

Jan Soules    •   Salinas Valley More Info   

This landscape was inspired by the crops growing in the Salinas Valley. The contrast between the green earth and blue sky is amazing. Pieced, using many hand dyed fabrics. Free motion quilted.

 Joan Sowada

Joan Sowada    •   Sunrise More Info   

Commercial cotton fabrics, fused, machine appliqued and quilted.

Jean Sredl

Jean Sredl    •   Big Fish in a Little Sea More Info   

Shibori felted, hand embroidered, beading

Wire ribbon, silks & stone

Donna Stalaboin

Donna Stalaboin    •   Summertime Fun More Info   

Quilted commercial cotton, heavy cotton canvas, gel medium, laser image transfer, cotton and monofilament thread.

Andra Stanton

Andra Stanton    •   Where We Once Played More Info   

Deconstructed silkscreen printing on cotton, manipulated photo, stencil, thread-painting, free-motion quilting

Wendy Starn

Wendy Starn    •   Shuffle More Info   

Improvisationally pieced from assorted cotton fabrics; machine quilted. Title derives from shuffle rhythm, used in blues music, where each beat of 4/4 time is divided into three parts. 

Margarete Steinhauer

Margarete Steinhauer    •   Native Grasses 2 More Info   

Artist-dyed cotton and commercial silk, cotton thread, and wool batting; machine pieced, hand appliquéd, and machine quilted.

Susan Stevenson

Susan Stevenson    •   Looking for Reason More Info   

Screen printed and monoprinted fabrics with hand embroidery and machine quilting.

Jackie Stoaks

Jackie Stoaks    •   Aretha More Info   

Commercial and hand dyed fabrics. Machine appliquéd and thread painted.

Maria Stoller

Maria Stoller    •   Stuart More Info   

Sewing machine sketch is rendered on organza fabric. The base is a collage of paper and fabric. Paint is used to meld and accent. Stuart is one of my daily portrait drawings. When the drawing is good, I render it on organza with the sewing machine. Sometimes they find a place in a larger work.

Suzi Stone

Suzi Stone    •   Turning Over a New Leaf II More Info   

Commercial, hand dyed and painted fabric with embroidery. 

Kathy Suprenant

Kathy Suprenant    •   Bamboozled More Info   

Cotton fabric and threads, non-woven interfacing; hand-appliquéd and hand-quilted.

Kay sutt

Kay sutt    •   Harbinger More Info   

Pieced background, raw edge applique, thread sketching details.

Karen Swiech

Karen Swiech    •   So Must The Dance More Info   

African fabrics, copper wire. Reverse appliqué, improvisational piecing, free motion stitching.

Linda Syverson Guild

Linda Syverson Guild    •   Mind the Gap More Info   

This piece is a modified view of the traditional yin/yang figure. Rather than connecting the two halves, a gap has been added and the two halves are connected with the use of old women's garters and holes cut into the two halves. The fiber portion of the garters have been painted red to express the presence of the serpentine gap.

Tiziana Tateo

Tiziana Tateo    •   SUN - DAY More Info   

Hand dyed cotton, threads, iridescent paper, sequins

Chris Taylor

Chris Taylor    •   La Flambée - Blaze More Info   

Hand dyed silk, wool bat, cotton back,free motion machine quilted with silk 100# threads, faced binding.

Daphne Taylor

Daphne Taylor    •   Winter Still-life More Info   

Cotton, linen fabric; cotton, metalic threads; hand embroidered, hand mended, hand quilted.

Rhoda Taylor

Rhoda Taylor    •   Windows XII More Info   

Pieced fabric, fused batting and backing, with stitch in the ditch quilting technique.

Sandy Teepen

Sandy Teepen    •   Untitled More Info   

Cotton fabrics, cotton batting. Collaged and stitched by hand and machine.

Del Thomas

Del Thomas    •   Promise of Spring More Info   

Materials: all cotton fabric, batting, thread.

Techniques: fused, machine applique, machine quilting.

Cindy Thompson

Cindy Thompson    •   Birdies Hole In One More Info   

I used acrylic paints on a prepared canvas, decopauged fabrics in various patterns, and added stamping method then cut up fabric to quilt into squares for interest.

Kathy Tidswell

Kathy Tidswell    •   Autumn Breezes More Info   

Background painted using Colour Vie Pigment System. Commercial fabric for borders. Leaves created using inktense pencils. Free motion and walking foot machine quilted.

Daniela Tiger

Daniela Tiger    •   to thine own self be true More Info   

Photo manipulation, free motion quilting, water colour painting.

Catherine Timm

Catherine Timm    •   Isn`t That a Peach! More Info   

100% cotton fabric and batt. Soft edge applique, glued and stitched.

Judith Trager

Judith Trager    •   White Horses at Agate Pass More Info   

Silk, cotton, polyester and lutradur. Collage with direct appliqué.

Mary Transom

Mary Transom    •   Flowers for SAQA More Info   

Raw edge appliqué stained glass style, my own technique.

 Gwyned Trefethen

Gwyned Trefethen    •   My Neighbor's Shed More Info   

Materials: Mix of commercial cottons, batiks, artist's hand painted and dyed fabrics, and a variety of threads. Techniques: Pieced, fused and appliquéd, then free motion quilted with some thread painting.

Lori Triplett

Lori Triplett    •   Sunshine More Info   

Hand painted cotton using textile paints. Machine pieced and quilted.

Barbara Triscari

Barbara Triscari    •   High Octane More Info   

Wholecloth rusted, free motion quilted, and hand embroidered. Cotton, iron, cotton threads, hand dyed fabric and threads, and cotton batting.

K. Turan

K. Turan    •   Heartland Sampler More Info   

Material: Twill cloth, cotton fabric backing, MX dyes, acrylic paints, cotton and polyester threads, glass beads and shrink plastic. Mounted on stretcher bar.

Techniques: Screen print, painted, free motion quilted, hand quilted and embellished.

Nancy Turbitt

Nancy Turbitt    •   Habitat - Kelp More Info   

Fused raw-edge appliqué of cotton batik and hand dyes onto silk background. Background is quilted, then overdrawn with markers. Kelp leaves are discharged, then overdrawn with markers. Some hand stitching, mostly machine stitched.

 Mary Ann Vaca-Lambert

Mary Ann Vaca-Lambert    •   A Little Pride of Barbados More Info   

Techniques: hand drawing and free motion quilting.
Materials: Inktense pencils, textile medium, cotton fabric, thread, and batting.

Baiba Vagule

Baiba Vagule    •   Travel notes: Marrakech More Info   

Painting on fabric, raw edge applique, textile collage, machine quilted.

Marjolein van der Eijk

Marjolein van der Eijk    •   Who are you? More Info   

Original drawing by the artist

Cotton, fused and machine stitched

Marleen Vanderschueren

Marleen Vanderschueren    •   SPECT Scan More Info   

Hand-dyed cotton fabrics (several techniques) used in reverse appliqué. Freemotion and walkingfoot quilting with cotton thread Design based on a Spect scan of the blood flow through the heart (zoom). 

Maggie Vanderweit

Maggie Vanderweit    •   all is well More Info   

Wonky log cabin construction, commercial cottons, machine pieced and quilted on a domestic machine

Mary Ann Van Soest

Mary Ann Van Soest    •   Spring More Info   

Printed fabric colored and accented with paint and thread stitching.

Anna Viadero

Anna Viadero    •   Everything is Connected More Info   

Gelatin print and hand embroidery

Christine Vinh

Christine Vinh    •   #JOY More Info   

A slow stitching challenge word of "joy" led to this collage of hand dyed fabrics which was then hand stitched using hand painted threads.

Anne Walker

Anne Walker    •   Beginnings More Info   

Hand-dyed and commercial fabric, pipe cleaners, wires wrapped with yarn, beads. Machine stitched, bound and mounted on fabric-covered artist canvas. Total depth 7/8 inch, including embellishments

Lisa Walton

Lisa Walton    •   Mottanai #4 More Info   

Mottanai is a Japanese expression translated roughly as Too Good to Waste. This piece is made from a recycled vintage kimono and naturally dyed japanese kaya hemp mosquito netting. Free form collage including printed and hand written Japanese paper. Quilted to resemble a raked zen garden. Hand stitched mending highlighted to affirm the attention to the concept of Mottanai.

Carolyn Walwyn

Carolyn Walwyn    •   Sunrise More Info   

Raw edge applique, hand painting, embroidery, machine quilting

Geraldine Warner

Geraldine Warner    •   Crossing the Tracks More Info   

Machine pieced and hand appliquéd using silk fabrics on a cotton/lurex background. Hand stitched and machine quilted with metallic threads.

Gwen Weakley

Gwen Weakley    •   Black and Blue and Jazzy: Lady Day More Info   

Raw edge appliqué. Materials include commercial cotton and satin. Machine quilted.

Sylvia Weir

Sylvia Weir    •   Bridge More Info   

Thread play on cottons and tulle, hand embroidery mounted on black linen stretcher bar gallery wrapped. Hanging wire in place.

Jean Wells Keenan

Jean Wells Keenan    •   No Stone Unturned Series More Info   

Cotton, linen, hand appliquéd, pieced, embroidered, and machine quilted on a domestic machine. 

Lynn Welsch

Lynn Welsch    •   Roadrunner II More Info   

Commercial cotton batik fabrics and Sky Dyes fabric, Superior metallic, So Fine, and Monopoly threads, and glass beads.

Machine Applique and Quilting, hand beading.

Lois Wendling

Lois Wendling    •   Welcome to Paradise More Info   

I used cotton quilting fabric that was cut and appliqued, then stitched with a satin stitch. I did thread painting and free motion quilting then finished it with a traditional binding and embellished it with Swarovski crystals.

Isabelle Wiessler

Isabelle Wiessler    •   Horizonte More Info   

Hand dyed cotton fabric, machine quilted, hand painted with acrylic paint.

Libby Williamson

Libby Williamson    •   Permutations and Chance More Info   

Sixteen used and recycled tea bags, hand dyeing on linen, burlap, vintage textiles, repurposed silk scarves, corduroy, cotton, upholstery fabric. Free-motion quilted, hand embroidered, hand appliquéd. 

Roberta Willet

Roberta Willet    •   My Political Hearts More Info   

Cotton fabric, metal gold thread and gold buttons. Machine quilted.

Sue Willows-Raznikov

Sue Willows-Raznikov    •   Veiled Oaxacan More Info   

Raw-edged appliqueing and free-motion quilting. The veil is worn outside the home, for even with scars from an open kitchen fire, Enis can not pass up the dancing at Oaxaca's Guelaguetza Festival.

Hope Wilmarth

Hope Wilmarth    •   Vibrations More Info   

Commercial fabric

Machine pieced and quilted

Janet Windsor

Janet Windsor    •   Grasses II More Info   

Hand-dyed and commercial cotton and silk

Machine pieced and quilted

 Amy Witherow

Amy Witherow    •   California Live Oak More Info   

Whole cloth quilt, hand painted with Tsukineko inks. Machine quilted.

Gisha Wogier

Gisha Wogier    •   As an apple-tree among the trees of the wood More Info   

Log cabin, Applique

Materials: My own hand dyed and stamped fabrics; re-cycled and commercial fabrics, some synthetics, fabric printed on home printer. Rayon threads. Machine pieced and quilted. Acrilan batting.

Martha Wolfe

Martha Wolfe    •   Dusk on the Bypass More Info   

Silk organza layered over machine-pieced silk saree strips with hand embroidery.

Nancy Woods

Nancy Woods    •   Aspens in Winter More Info   

The background and darker trees are all made from silk ties, including the lining of a tie. The lighter aspens are batik with ink and thread painting. The aspens and landforms are free cut and fused. I used a thin cotton batting and Mistyfuse. Being snowed in with only a few fabrics, a stash of thrift store ties, and a view of the aspens prompted this technique.

Diane Wright

Diane Wright    •   Her Color Palette More Info   

Artist block printed cotton with pieced commercial cottons. Machine quilted and hand stitched.

Sally Wright

Sally Wright    •   Forrest's Flowers II More Info   

My digital photo of the Epiphyllums (Cactus Orchids) that prosper in our Southern California garden, manipulated in Photoshop and some other apps and printed on cotton. Textile inks and paints added, thread painted in silk and polyester threads, double batted for more dimension and finally free motion quilted in silk thread. A little bit of hand stitching in pearl cotton added.

Nanette S. Zeller

Nanette S. Zeller    •   Flower Lady`s Helper More Info   

Color pencil rendering of a photograph I took at the local farmers market. The color pencil artwork was scanned and then commercially printed on fabric (Spoonflower). Printed fabric was enhanced with free-motion embroidery and quilting.

Charlotte Ziebarth

Charlotte Ziebarth    •   Rusting Away #3 More Info   

Mixed media on silk and cotton, stitched.

Heidi Zielinski

Heidi Zielinski    •   A Santa Fe Sunrise More Info   

Commercial cottons, beads, Timtex.