|ceramic tile detail in Barcelona, Spain|
|My Veronese friend Piera's latest quilt! |
All hand pieced and hand quilted.
The outside shape of the 3-d block is a hexagon
|picture taken at the ROM in Toronto, BIG/Méga exhibit|
quote from the label: "Needlework was a professional trade
as well as a domestic skill associated with the feminine virtues
of patience, concentration and cleanliness"
|A cube quilt in the process- interesting how the quilt maker|
used a grey and black for 2 sides of the cube
and only one coloured piece.
Click here to see how Dior used the hexagon shape! Interesting ....although the model doesn't seem to be too happy to be wearing it! (I can't stop laughing!)
|Popular construction of a hexagon during the 30's and 40's,|
hand pieced and hand quilted
|Charlotte's Webs in Blue|
large hexagon quilt by Judy Beca
(photo taken at the York Heritage Quilters Guild Show
Inspired by Bob Gutcher's spiderweb quilt
We are ahead of the fashion curve, ladies!
|I show this example when I teach the art element of value.|
Value is very visible when comparing it
to the same photo (below) in black and white.