Amethyst Garden is the first of two pieces meant to portray flowers in a 3-Dimensional manner such that they might reach out and beckon to the viewer. Inspired from a photograph, this piece is framed in such a way as to integrate the frame with the art.
Detail image below.
Title: Amethyst Garden
Dimension: 16″ X 12″ mounted in 21.5″ X 17.5″ frame
Date Completed: September 2010
Materials: Natural and Synthetic Fibers, Silk Cocoon Rods, Timtex, Wool, Fibers and Batting
Techniques: Dyed and Painted, Machine Wrapped Cording, Thread Painted, Needle Felted, Machine Embroidered, Appliquéd and Quilted, Hand Embroidered and Soft Sculpted
Exhibits and Venues:
2011: The Art In Fiber Show at the Copper Shade Tree Gallery in Rond Top, Texas
2011: Quilting Arts In Stitches E-magazine Volume V