his is the second portrait that I’ve made using commercial fabrics instead of hand-dyes. I have finally found a use for taupe and civil war era reproduction fabrics. This is also the first face in which I used skin tones as well as different colors for the lips and surrounding clothing.
East Cobb Quilter’s Guild: Georgia Celebrates Quilts, Marietta, GA September 2009
Art Quilts XIV: Significant Stitching, Chandler Center for the Arts, Chandler, AZ November/December 2009