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Crow Song

Crow Song

18.5 inches x 25 inches
47cm x 63cm

This little quilt showcases a digital print of one of my crow paintings at its centre. The print was made using fibre reactive dyes and is surrounded by my own hand dyed cotton fabrics. The feathers are applied using painted fusible webbing. Variegated threads lend subtle colour interest to the free motion quilting and there is additional hand seed stitching for texture. It has a hidden sleeve at the top edge so is ready for hanging – just needs a slim batten or rod.

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Drawn to the Moon

Drawn to the Moon

25.5 inches x 35 inches
65cm x 89cm

This is a whole cloth quilt with lots of free motion machine quilting and a little hand quilted detail. The swirling moths have been discharge printed from the charcoal grey fabric using a number of compressed sponge blocks. The moon has been painted with fabric paints. I hope I have achieved a mysterious and moonlit night flight!

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Hurt No Living Thing

Hurt No Living Thing

42 inches x 31 inches
107cm x 79cm

This is a pieced quilt featuring a monoprinted screen print surrounded by my hand dyed and discharged cotton fabrics. The text which gives the quilt its title is a quote from a poem by Christina Rossetti. Her words about ‘moth with dusty wing’ resonated with me – it speaks of their fragility. It has been block printed with additional hand painted detail. The quilting is largely free motion machine stitch and there is lots of hand quilting and knotting too.

£250 includes postage
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How Fragile We Are

How Fragile We Are

43 inches x 31 inches
110cm x 79cm

Another pieced quilt in my moth series. This one features a screen print with mono print drawing, my hand dyed and discharged cotton fabrics and folded insets for dimension. The text is block printed with a little additional hand painting in metallic gold. The quilt has been free motion machine quilted with hand stitched detail.

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Remembering

Remembering

100cm x 100cm

Remembering was made for the Carrefour European du Patchwork exhibition in Ste Marie aux Mines in 2012. It won Best in Show and became part of the permanent collection there.

It features pencil drawings from my sketchbook together with photographic images of moths, all digitally printed onto cotton fabric and free motion quilted with a little hand stitched detail.

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Drawn to the Moon

Drawn to the Moon

25.5inches x 35inches
65cm x 89cm

This small quilt features discharge printing together with fabric painting on cotton fabric. It has been quilted with both hand and free motion machine quilting.

£ 195 plus postage at cost
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Moon Moth

Moon Moth

24″ x 34″
61cm x 87cm

This small quilt features discharged cotton fabrics with acrylic paint transfer, photo image transfer, piecing and free motion quilting. It has a hidden sleeve at the top ready for hanging.

£155 plus postage at cost
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