I snapped this pic of a fallen orchid on one of the rhubarb leaf stepping stones that my husband made. I angled the lines in such a way that they would make a gorgeous pattern when pieced together. Can you tell I once made pieced quilts? Orchid on Concrete I was rewarded by this design: Orchid Diamond Perhaps time’s definition of coal is the diamond.
……~Kahil Gibran #quilting #CWWOL20110707b #pieced #rhubarbleafsteppingstone #orchid #CWWOL20110707a #steppingstone #diamond
My second video about making Cracked Paper Quilts is now ready to view. This time, the paper top that was created in the first video becomes the top layer of my quilt sandwich. Then I begin to sew the dickens out of it. You can also view it by going to Cracked Paper Quilts 2: Stitching the Paper Sandwich on Vimeo. #quilting #art #layers #quiltsandwich #Paper #CrackedPaperQuilts #quiltlayers #Artquilt #layer #QuiltingArtsissue39 #mixedmedia #CrackedPaperQuiltsVideo #Paperquilt
I am in the midst of writing several articles about paper quilting. Both involve working samples, so my creativity, at this time, needs to be kept under wraps. However, I have a number of clues that may intrigue you: angels, arts, crones, fibre, quilting, and stitch. If I used them all in a sentence it would go like this: People often say that babies are close to the angels, having just come from heaven, but crones are getting closer to the celestial realms all the time, and