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Interactive Color Wheel

I have found a really helpful website with an interactive color wheel.  I am using this to help with colors for my next quilt.  I am making it for my In-Laws bedroom wall.  They want it to be in relaxing greens as they … Continue reading

Kagoshima Quilt Show Photos Dec 2011

Hi I finally have photos from the show in Japan ready for the web.  I hope you will like them.  The first photo shows the introduction to the Sunflower Exhibit.  It shows one quilt from each of the countries – … Continue reading

New Theorem Stencils

Hi Earlier this month we did a stencil gathering and everyone enjoyed stenciling on fabric, paper, plastic, and wood.  My friend Sam Morrissey, Electric Quilt Instuctor and Quilter http://samorrissey.weebly.com/mountain-laurel-art-group-projects.html, took some photos of finished designs from my new line of Theorem Stencils for Jenny … Continue reading

Turkish Quilt to Japan

Hi Here are the Turkish quilts we sent to Japan.  I really liked many of the ideas used to create the image of the sunflower. Betul  Close up of Quilt This show sunflowers going to the sun.  Not just turning … Continue reading

Quilts to Japan Part 4

Hi Okay, I am going to try to finish the USA quilts today. By Sharon A. Morrissey, Washington, CT  USA, blog –  http://samorrissey.weebly.com/index.html  As you can see my quilt is an attempt to depict as close as possible a copy of … Continue reading

Quilts to Japan Part 3

HI Here are some more quilts by USA Quilters – SUNFLOWER By Barbara McKie, Lyme, CT USA  www.mckieart.com,  The sunflower image was digitally manipulated to create an abstracted background.  Digitally printed on polyester, machine appliquéd, free-motion machine quilted with two layers of wool … Continue reading

Quilts to Japan – Part 2

HI Here are more quilts from our exhibit going to Japan – Enjoy…. Sunflower Abstract, By Diane Wright, Guilford, CT USA, http://dianewrightquilts.blogspot.com/  After completing “View from Vincent’s Window” I was concerned that my work wasn’t interesting, or on point enough for … Continue reading

Quilts to Japan

HI For the next couple of weeks I will add photos of our quilt exhibit going to Japan.  The exhibit will be held by the Kagoshima Quilter’s Association in Kagoshima, Japan from Dec 21 to Dec 23, 2011.  It is sponsored … Continue reading

Kanzashi Flowers are easy to make

HI I was at the Craft and Hobby Association show in Chicago and I stopped by the Clover booth.  They were making flowers that remined me of the 3-D flowers that the Geisha’s in Japan have in their hair.  They are … Continue reading

Views from Salt Lake City Quilt Market

Hi We took some extra days prior to Market to see some of the wonderful National Parks in South and Central Utah.  It was a great.  I took over 800 photos. To much to post but I will put some … Continue reading