Category Archives: Cracked Paper Quilts

Going Further and Deeper

I am completely enamored with how the different aspects of the art processes I engage in dovetail. I take photos, and can print them out and use them as collage elements in both my paper quilts and my journals. I … Continue reading

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Deb Has Landed!

Today, my husband and I drove into Toronto and picked up my friend Deb Sims from the airport. Deb is an extraordinary artist, and one of the funniest people you could ever meet. When you are around her, your lungs … Continue reading

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Que Sera, Sera

This is the piece that has been my wrestling partner for some time now. I wanted to use very simple shapes, and employ two layers. I also gave myself the challenge of trying to represent trees absorbing light, a concept … Continue reading

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My First Video ~ Cracked Paper Quilts 1: Sewing the Paper Top.

I’m excited about having made my first video. My husband grabbed a videocam and away we went. My friends Flora and Kathyanne make videos constantly, so I hope they will give me some tips for the next one. The process … Continue reading

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Wiebe Way Appliqué

I love paper appliqué. It is a terrific way to add detailed images onto paper quilts. Also, sometimes you have the quilt at a certain stage and feel that something is missing—there’s more you need to add to achieve your … Continue reading

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Wild Desire

Standing amidst her long limbed sisters, she was certain that if she was tapped a glowing sap would flow from her being. It would taste like contentment, with a lingering note of wild desire. 17.75” (l) x 24” (w) The … Continue reading

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A~B~C~Dream!

I just completed a new paper quilt, and when you look at the colors, you can see that I am longing  for spring. The dimensions are 23.5″ (h) by 17.5″ (w). Dreams are a door into a whole different world … Continue reading

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See My Articles in FIBRE & STITCH 7, and QUILTING ARTS 39

I have a lighthearted, but informative, article in Fibre & Stitch 7. Sue Bleiweiss and Terri Stegmiller were so easy to work with, and I look forward to future association with these talented and productive women! The article celebrates a … Continue reading

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