Ghost Orchids

Ghost Orchids

40h x 36w

Collection Everglades National Park

Construction
Pieced blocks are individually constructed and quilted through batting before sewing the blocks together. Backing fabric added and quilted through along seam lines. Applique fused to quilt top and edge stitched with fine zigzag and straight stitching. Free motion quilted through all layers.

Materials
Cotton fabric, commercial and hand-dyed by the artist and others, silks and silk dupioni, fused organza and sheer fabrics and a wide variety of threads.

Made for Florida Everglades Artist in Residence February 2010
Donated to Everglades NP to fulfill AIR requirement Feb 2011.
2011 Best of Show Award New Jersey Quilt Show.
Displayed in Coe Visitor Center in Everglades Exhibit February 2012

Detail

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