Category Archives: art quilts

101 patchwork projects

I have an article in the upcoming issue of 101 patchwork projects for Quilting Arts. It is about making cards with left over fused scraps. I hope you have an opportunity to get this very nice BIG issue. Here are a few cards that didn’t make it in the story.

Forest Verge

Tomorrow I will pick a name to send out the free copy of Noriko’s book. This wonderful landscape is titled “Forest Verge” Noriko says about this quilt “This quilt is my first large Confetti Naure scape quilt. I wanted to achieve in cloth what the impressionist painters achieved in their oil paintings. I was doing…

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Of course I love Noriko’s work. She loves trees and leaves and so do I. Here are several more overall shots of some of her work. In the book you also get great close-up pictures, you can really see how these are made. And she talks about her inspiration. Ohio Land Cotton, tulle, machine appliquéd…

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Confetti Naturescapes

Noriko Endo has written a wonderful book – Confetti Naturescapes. Noriko is an award-winning quilter, she was born and raised in Japan.  Her unique perspective makes this one of the most interesting quilting books on the market. In Confetti Naturescapes Noriko writes about the inspiration she finds everywhere in nature and the techniques she employs…

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