This original quilt design was hand drafted, it is still my favorite design process. I chose dark grayed down jewel tones and low contrast because I wanted the viewer to be drawn in to see the intricate piece work.
Machine pieced and extensively hand quilted.
Completed in 2009
Dimensions 72"x 66"
Exhibits and Awards2009 AQS American Quilt Society, Paducah, Ky.2009 NQA National Quilting Association, Columbus. Oh. First Place2009
NQA National Quilting Association, Columbus, Oh. Exemplary Piecework Award.2010 IHQS Indiana Heritage Quilt Show, Bloomington, In. First Place2010 AQS America Quilter's Society, Knoxville, Ky. Honorable Mention2010 IQA International Quilt Festival, Houston, Tx. First Place2011 Road to California Quilter's Conference and Showcase, Ontario, Calf. "Outstanding Innovative Quilt"Award2015 19 Stars: Quilts of Indiana Past and Present, Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis In.
In the collection of the artist.