11,514 - Ferns and Ivy ($83.14)

11,514 -  Ferns and Ivy ($83.14)

Marlene Woodfield
LaPorte, IN USA

Width: 9" Length: 11.5"

Designer: Original design

Materials/Techniques: Sun painted cotton fabric, fused three dimensional ivy leaves, beaded stem, Sulky variegated thread, pieced with batik borders, hand painted piping, bound traditionally.

Artist Statement: To sun paint, you pick plants, paint the fabric, place the plants on the wet fabric and expose it to sun. It is one of my favorite ways of creating. On this quilt there are three panes of ferns and ivy with a three dimensional ivy plant growing up the quilt.

Dedication: Dedicated to all of the gardeners who love their ferns and ivy.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $83.14 for the AAQI.