Art Quilts

art quilt

“Rooted” – Commission for wedding gift

A contemporary ‘Tree of Life” – collaged city map of Toronto, handwriting on the roots; cottons, hand dyed, hand and machine embroidery.



“Rabbit Reel”
2013 Art Hits the Wall

Travelled to five venues around Nova Scotia throughout 2013 beginning at the Acadia Art Gallery, Wolfville and ending at the Nova Scotia Art Gallery, Yarmouth. 38 entries responding to the theme “Kaleidoscopes”. Cottons, felt, all hand stitched.


the whale and the butterfly

“The Whale and the Butterfly”

The Nova Scotia Fibre Arts Bee had a show titled “Provocative” at the Edible Art Cafe Nov 2013 to Jan 2014. This was my entry which sold the afternoon before the opening. Numerous textile techniques. All hand stitching on the woman.


My show at Edible Art Cafe Feb 2014

Fabric Feathers, cotton applique on black velvet, approx 32 inches high

“Dashing”, “Skyflight”, “Eagle”, “Windblown”


Cheeky Chirpy #1

Cheeky Chirpy #1

cheeky chirpy 2

Cheeky Chirpy #2

cheeky chirpy 3

Cheeky Chirpy #3

Applique birds in cotton on black velvet, cotton stretched over frame, 12″ x 12″


valentine cards
above: Hand embroidered ‘Love” cards on cotton, 4″x6″

below: Hand embroidered wool felt brooch pins on cards with ‘love’ message.

heart pins in cards


9 thoughts on “Art Quilts

  1. Thank you Judy. Funny how you don’t think you’ve done much. I hardly posted in 2013 so when you lump everything together – well not bad for a year of interruptions and illnesses.

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