June 20, 2010

Sneak peek at a new quilt

This is a small part of my new 3D quilt.
The appliqued free-motion leaves are made from organza, commercial and hand-dyed fabrics.
Some leaves are embellished with beads:


I used techniques teached by Heidi Lund in the chapter "Dimensional and Embellished Applique" from
the Quilting Arts book.

This is a promotional video of Heidi's workshop:



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7 comments:

  1. AnonymousJune 20, 2010

    Very pretty--I can't wait to see the whole quilt! ritzy(TQS)

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  2. Your quilt looks really interesting, looking forward to seeing it all.

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  3. Something about this just seems underwater like to me...perhaps a mermaid? Can't wait to see!!

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  4. The leaves are lucious looking. This quilt will be a winner!

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  5. The member, Diane (Screen Name: sau-crewe) , has sent you a message from your Blog on The Quilt Show / ARJJ, Inc.

    Here is the Message:
    I REALY LIKE WHAT I HAVE SEEN SO FAR, ESPECIALLY THE BEADS.... WHAT CAN I SAY? I LOVE EMBELISHMENTS! DIANE

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