Saturday, 3 March 2018

QUILTCON: Handwork

I think it is so lovely the modern movement has a special section for handwork when more traditional shows don't.
Detail: the hand quilting on the top layer is all that secures the colourful fabrics underneath
Heidi Parkes: But I need to remember
Incorporates inherited and new fabric: a quilt full of resonance.

Tara Faughnan: Courthouse Steps
Two years ago I remember Tara's quilts as quite complex. The two I saw this reverted to a
stripped down simplicity and plainness

Detail of minimal hand quilting

Tara Faughnan:String Star Quilt
She had been working wiith star shape and made this to deal with a build up of strips.
Hand quilted

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