|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! (it is slide #46) 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.