Small works

Many of these small works are offspring of the larger quilts, either smaller versions of the same themes, or literally made from leftover fabric scraps. It’s fun to experiment with projects that can be finished more quickly than usual.

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Wild Nights

15.5 x 19”
Private collection

The title comes from an Emily Dickinson poem and the rest can be left to your imagination.

This quilt was made from my own hand dyed cotton fabrics and machine quilted.

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Harmony

19 x 27”
Private collection

The repetition of a simple shape in many colour variations.

This quilt was made from one piece of my own hand dyed cotton fabric that was cut up and reassembled, and machine quilted.

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Something Blue

23 x 23”
Private collection

A version of a nine-patch pattern, this is a quilt in praise of blue.

This quilt was made from my own hand dyed cotton fabrics and machine quilted.

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At the Shore

22 x 11”
Private collection

Those of us lucky enough to take walks on the beach know that the shore is different every day.

Made from my own hand dyed cotton fabrics and machine quilted.

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Red Sky Dreams

20 x 26”
$500 CDN/US

A direct offspring of my larger quilt Red Sky.

This quilt was made from my own hand dyed cotton fabrics and machine quilted.

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Raspberry Fields

18 x 19”
$200 CDN/US

Berry picking is a favourite summer activity, and raspberries are one of the best, fragrant and juicy.

This quilt was made from my own hand dyed cotton fabrics and machine quilted.

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Island Hay Bales

12 x 12”
Private collection

This is a tiny variation on my exploration of hay bales.

This quilt was made from my own hand dyed cotton fabrics embellished with pastels and machine quilted.

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Nine Bales

1.65 x 15”
Private collection

Another quilt on the hay bale theme, and also a nine-patch variation.

This quilt was made from my own hand dyed cotton fabrics embellished with pastels and machine quilted.

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Mabou Harbour I 

19 x 16.5”
Private collection

Not a literal landscape, but it gives some sense of my neighbourhood.

This quilt was made from my own hand dyed cotton fabrics and machine quilted.

This quilt has been sold but reproduction rights are available.  For more information click on license.

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A Wing and a Prayer 

21 x 14.5”
Private collection

After playing with leftover pieces in vivid colours, this quilt emerged.

This quilt was made from my own hand dyed cotton fabrics and machine quilted.

This quilt has been sold but reproduction rights are available.  For more information click on license.