Chambered Nautilus Quilt

By |August 23rd, 2011|Appliqued Quilts, Art Quilts, Memorial or Bereavement Quilts, Miscellaneous Quilting, Pictorial Quilts, Unusual Quilts|

Chambered Nautilus Quilt

The quilt above is the fifth quilt I made for one family who lost their beloved husband/father two years ago. I was commissioned to make full-sized quilts for the young children out of their father’s shirts and trousers (see previous posts […]

Art Quilt for Tiff

By |July 23rd, 2011|Appliqued Quilts, Art Quilts, How To Quilt, Miscellaneous Quilting, Pictorial Quilts, Quilting Questions, Unusual Quilts|

Art Quilt from Original Drawing

Above is a small quilt (can be either a wall hanging or a throw) that I made for a client.  The two pictures are blown up copies of two original drawings by Tiff Demezas, my client’s 12-year old daughter. […]

Dancing Lady Quilt

By |May 9th, 2011|Appliqued Quilts, Art Quilts, How To Quilt, Memorial or Bereavement Quilts, Pictorial Quilts, T-Shirt Quilts|

Recently I designed and constructed The Forest Quilt to honor a beautiful lady – Gloria (see previous blogs). That quilt was made for her grown son.  Next I designed and constructed a second quilt for the daughter, who told me her mother loved to dance. I wanted a dance theme but also one that would honor the spirit of the lady.

For this quilt, I used a semi-traditional background made up of blocks which were 9 inches wide and 3 inches […]