Monthly Journal Quilts with the Contemporary Quilt Group, Quilters Guild of the British Isles 2021
interspersed with other work that I make.
These must be: Min 6” (15cm ) x Max 12” (30cm) and are to be joined together.
My theme is Pomegranates. The slightly quirky shape, the rich surface of the skin with hints of gold and iridescence. Cut open, the often asymmetrical arrangement of seeds, the juice flowing as you cut. Exotic, sumptuous, delicious. Colour, texture, shape; all the ingredients for inspiration.
My plan is to keep the width to 7” (18cm) and vary the length as it happens. These small quilts can be put together in any order to make a skinny long runner. I am using a felting process of wool and silk lamination to create surface design. The backings will also be felted wool and silk so the runner will be double sided.