BEYOND TRADITION
CONTEMPORARY ART QUILTS
 

 

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ARLENE BLACKBURN

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Elvis, 2003
Commercial, vintage and hand dyed fabrics; fused, appliquéd, machine pieced and machine quilted 81 x 81 in.

JOHN W. LEFELHOCZ

Money for Nothing, 1998
Sugar packets bonded to screening, illustrated with graphic markers, top layer of screening hand stitched to bottom with dental floss, adorned with plastic ties,
33 x 73 in.

RACHEL BRUMER

Quire: Book of Findings, 2003 12 individual book forms with metal spines, fiber pages, 12 wood supports 22 x 29 in. ea.

M. JOAN LINTAULT

Give Us This Day, 1996 Cotton; hand dyed, screenprinted, hand painted, appliquéd, quilted, with sewing machine lace and beads 65 x 70 in.

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DENISE BURGE

View from the Car, 2000 Cotton, polyester, yarn; pieced, appliquéd, couched 80 x 60 in.

CYNTHIA LOCKHART

Reach for the Stars, 2004
Leather, suede, cotton, rayon, silk, metal fabrications; machine pieced and hand quilted, with details of braid, cord, crystal stones and vintage brooch 67 x 52 in.

JEAN WILLIAMS CACICEDO

Markers- 01, 2004
Wool cloth; felted, pierced, dyed, pieced and stitched, with linen backing 48 x 60 in.

TERRIE MANGAT

Freedom Fireworks, July 13, 2005 Silk, cotton, ethnic hand woven fabric; quilted, hand embroidered, acrylic paint and beading 88 x 96 in.

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HOLLIS CHATELAIN

Flow, 2005 African fabric repainted with fabric paints; machine quilted, with Cotton Classic batting 34 x 44 in.

KATIE PASQUINI MASOPUST

Secret Garden, 2003 Cottons and blends; machine appliquéd and machine quilted 82 x 40 in.

JANE BURCH COCHRAN

Life Line, 1994 Assorted fabric, recycled clothes & gloves, buttons, beads; appliquéd onto printed canvas 68 x 82 in.

THERESE MAY

Japanese Felines, 2004 Japanese fabrics; puzzle interchange machine appliquéd and machine quilted, 38 x 38 inches Japanese Flowers, 2004 Japanese fabrics; puzzle interchange machine appliquéd and machine quilted, 38 x 38 in.

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JUDITH CONTENT

Oasis, 2003 Thai silk; Shibori dyed, pieced and quilted 58 x 66 in.

CAROLYN MAZLOOMI

A Lady Sings the Blues, 2001
Cotton, silk, buttons, netting; machine quilted 48 x 42 in.

ARDYTH DAVIS

Reef, 3, Yellow, 1999 Silk; painted and pleated 28 x 35 in.

VELDA NEWMAN

Sea Shells, 2002 Cotton sateen; hand dyed, paint, pencil work 60 x 142 in.

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SYLVIA EINSTEIN

Quartet, 2003 Cotton; machine quilted 35 x 61 in.

ANNE McKENZIE NICKOLSON

Looking Back, 2003 Cotton broadcloth; machine pieced and hand appliquéd 46 x 68 in.

NORIKO ENDO

Autumn, 2005 Commercial and hand-dyed cotton, rayon and nylon cut in small pieces and covered with soft tulle; machine quilted and machine appliquéd 51 x 49 in.

DAN OLFE

Luminescence #1, 2005
Digitally printed fabric designed on a computer using 2-D and 3-D software; machine quilted 48 x 48 in.

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JOHN GARRETT

Annunciation, 2003
Art exhibition announcements and postcards; cut into strips and zigzag stitched together 70 x 74 in.

EMILY PARSON

Tulip Queen of the Night, 2001 Cotton; machine appliquéd and machine quilted 83 x 83 in.

LINDA GASS

Forbidden Full Moon, August 2003 Silk charmeuse fused to iridescent silk chiffon; hand painted, dimensional areas stuffed with polyester batting & machine quilted, rhinestones hand stitched in place, unfinished frayed edges hand stitched together 52 x 50 in.

LORI LUPE PELISH

The Cheese Stands Alone, 2001 Commercial cotton; machine appliquéd, embroidered and quilted 52 x 71 in.

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TIM HARDING

Colorfield Homage: Gold with Blue Diptych, 2004 Cut silk; reverse appliquéd 57 x 96 in.

ARTURO ALONZO SANDOVAL

Pattern Fusion #3 Recycled auto industry multi-colored Mylar, recycled library 35mm microfilm, netting, multi-colored threads, plaited braid, Pellon, polymer medium; machine stitched and interlaced, fabric backed, 60 x 60 in.

PATTY HAWKINS

River Stones: Vedauwoo, July-August, 2004
Hand dyed fabric; fused construction 92 x 55 in.

ARTURO ALONZO SANDOVAL

State of the Union No. 13: Country Under Distress, 2004
Recycled flag, shredded money, netting, tulle, monofilament and colored threads, acetate transparencies, recycled playing cards, plastic skeletons, polymer/paint, binding tape; collage, machine and hand stitched and embroidered, fabric backed, 36 x 60 in.

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MARILYN HENRION

Night Thoughts #1, 2002
Silks, cottons and metallics; hand pieced and hand quilted 53 x 51 in. ea.

MARILYN HENRION

Night Thoughts #3, 2002;
Silks, cottons and metallics; hand pieced and hand quilted, 53 x 51 in. ea.

CAROL TAYLOR

Fontasia, January 2000
Hand painted and hand dyed cottons embellished with paint and thread; free motion machine quilted, zigzag stitch appliquéd 78 x 48 in.

ANNE MARIE KENNY

Integrated Circuits 4-Patch I-VI Industrial Quilt, 2002 Wire-cloth (steel, bronze and stainless steel), salvaged computer and electronic parts, 1980s microchips, dye and patina painted on copper, perforated aluminum metal, electrical wire bundles; hand stitched with wire, 52 x 80 x 1 in.

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DAVID WALKER

Child’s Play, 1996
Commercial/hand-dyed cottons, embellishments; machine pieced, appliquéd and quilted 91 x 76 in.

PAT KROTH

Revisiting Jackson, 2000
Fused fiber fragments, found objects, sheer overlays; hand stitched, machine stitched and stapled 106 x 65 in.

BARBARA W. WATLER

Vibrations 3, 2005 Black and white whole cloth: reverse appliquéd, machine stitched and embellished 54 x 40 in.