This gallery shows fiber art and textile paintings which are painted on silk or cotton and then stitched.
It also includes a couple of experimental pieces. Please click on the overview image of each piece for detailed information. Discounts are available when you purchase more than one piece. Please email me at email@example.com.
Saguaro Cactus - The dessert skies and landscapes have so much color and variety. They provided the inspiration for this painting on silk. My aim was to show how majestic a Saguaro cactus is. The Background story of its creation is here.
" Leaving Treasure Island" has been accepted for the Sapphire exhibition at the International Quilt Festival (IQF) in Houston October 31 - November 3, 2019. It will travel to other venues until September 30, 2020.
“Protected Finch” has been accepted for the SAQA exhibition “Connecting Our Natural Worlds“.
The Premiere Location is the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum Tucson, Arizona from October 5, 2019 – January 5, 2020. More exhibitions will follow until December 2022. “Protected Finch” is expected in its old or a new home by January 31, 2023.
Four Flowers - Four Seasons - These textile paintings can be bought individually or as a set.
Daffodils - SOLD
Sailing Under the Golden Gate - SOLD Inspiration video, How-to blog post "started" and "finished" art quilt
Donner Lake - SOLD
2017: "Local Color", by SAQA at Slater Museum, Norwich, CT and 2018 The Gallery at 48 Natoma, Folsom, CA
Click HERE for a little video of the exhibition.
Mountain Vineyard - SOLD
Flooded Rice Fields - SOLD
2016: "Focus on Fiber", Sacramento Fine Arts Organization
2016: "Mountain Magic", by SAQA at Pacific International Quilt Festival (PIQF)
Bubble Bath, Juried exhibitions:
2016: "On the Fringe", Texas Quilt Museum, TX78945; 2017: Harrigton Gallery, Pleasanton, CA 94566
Venus - Water, Exhibitions:
2016 Solo show "Elements of Joy", Meyerrose, Kassel, Germany
2016: "The Cutting Edge of Contemporary Art Quilts" Reno, Nevada
A Glass of Water, Juried exhibitions:
2017: "Hands All Around" by International Quilt Festival (IQF), Houston, TX; video here
September 27 -29, 2019: Quilt and Fabric Art Festival at the McClellan Conference Center, 5411 Luce Ave., McClellan, CA 95652
"Self-Portrait as Bride" is featured in the SAQA Journal 2016-01
2016 Juried exhibition: "Springtime in the Pines", Grass Valley
Generosity: LOST, last seen in Germany June 9th, 2017 Tips that lead to finding the quilt will be rewarded Juried exhibitions:
2016 "Wide Horizons V" St. Marie aux Mines, France; 2017: Czech Republic, and more
2016: Detail published in "The Day Barque" by the Apollo Poetry Society
2014-2015 "World Without Hunger", Rome, Italy and Geneva, Switzerland
Water Wave - SOLD
2015: "Strata" by SAQA Harrington Gallery, Pleasanton, CA; 2016 in Reno, Nevada and 2017 in Davis, California
2015: "Moving Parts" at the Visions Art Museum, San Diego.
2016 solo show "Elements of Joy", Meyerrose, Kassel, Germany
2012 in "Italy - Color and Emotion" by the US Embassy in Rome, Italy