Artist Information for Sandra Hoefner
A lot of the time I work with the figure. My abstract work is mostly concerned with the interplay of design and composition.Images scroll down to view all
Invite14" x 10"
A long-ago person with crocheting and lace making talent created the glove I wanted to incorporate in a quilt so it would not be lost or discarded. The hand dyed and commercial fabrics are there to complement the glove. Hand pieced and quilted.
A Tangle of Ravens 18" x 6"
I have seen ravens playing in the updrafts of air above the cliffs and mesas where I live. Seeing them fly upside down to hold onto another raven was an astonishing sight. Commercial fabric with organza overlays. Machine quilted.
The First Step24" x 12"
I loved the division of space. For a show that had "ladders" as its theme. Hand dyed and batiked cotton, commercial fabrics. Embellished with piping. Hand pieced and quilted
Jessie30.5" x 21"
This family member always looked calm in the face of the turmoil of heading west to homestead. Thermofaxed photograph. Hand dyed and batiked fabric. Hand pieced and quilted
Winter Trees36" x 36"
Image taken from a plein air painting I did of a grove of trees. Commercial cotton fabric. Embellished with buttons.