Category Archives: Quilting

Silked, Batiked, Quilted

Here’s another quilted painting (I love doing these!) except this one is on silk, and I used a method of batik to preserve the white areas. I also quilted it by hand using embroidery thread, which took about 10 hours…I … Continue reading

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Even More Stitchery

I’m having difficulty photographing my new quilted paintings…it’s a challenge to light them exactly right, to bring out the three-dimensions you see in “real life” viewing. This quilted painting is about 9×11 inches (including binding on edge) and matches another … Continue reading

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Crop Circle – Flip Side

I’m considering several ways to finish up the quilting on my Crop Circle Quilt, so I’m taking this opportunity to show a picture of the back side. I’ve also posted a few more tidbits about the process on Craftster, which … Continue reading

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More Stitchery

I must have jinxed my sewing machine by discussing her performance behind her back…for she seems to have pooped out on me now. Makes an awful grinding noise and refuses to go. I got about half the free-motion done on … Continue reading

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Quilted Paintings

I’ve been practicing free-motion quilting. Mainly I’ve been practicing forcing my machine to do it’s free-motion-thing for me…But when it’s cooperating, the sun shines through and all is wonderful and right with the world. (Doesn’t it seem that way with … Continue reading

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