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8.5" x 11", approximately, quilts to explore various ideas.

Seeds of Spring

Seeds of Spring

Patchwork background with appliqued stems and rounds. Trimmed with beads, embroidery, novelty yarn, stone chips. 8.5" x 11", January 2007.


Tree With the Moon in Her Branches

Tree With the Moon in Her Branches

Background fabric sponge painted with acrylics. Tree embroidered in stem stitch, trimmed with beads and shisha mirrors. Vintage velvet leaves and silk ribbons in corner. 8.5" x 11". February, 2007.


Mona

Mona

Cotton patchwork with computer-printed photo; Mona the goat is lightly stuffed from beneath. Trimmed with novelty trim (leaves), beads and embroidery. Letters are plant-dyed wool felt. 8.5" x 11". March 2007.


Gift of the Sea

Gift of the Sea

Center panel is fabric painted with acrylics; the rest is cotton patchwork. Trimmed with couched novelty yarns, beads, embroidery, appliqued lace fish. New and vintage buttons on bottom. 8.5" x 17". February 2007.


Bubba's Quilt

Bubba's Quilt

Memorial quilt for Daddy's beloved Bubba—printed faux-patchwork fabric, computer-generated photo, buttons and stuffed felt heart.