Abstract designs

Conservation is a focal point of my artwork. ‘Where have all the Flowers Gone’ is one of my responses.

This Wagga quilt, 168cm x 126cm, is a response to the continuing destruction of our native flora.  The Australian ‘Wagga’ is, as is this quilt, made from sample blocks and left-overs from manufactured garments, in this artwork, using recycled wool material.  The ‘make do and mend’ philosophy underpins all my art work.  The layers are ‘tied’ …

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‘Day and Night’, what a challenge! My entry into the Quilters’ Guild of NSW & Expertise Events.

This small quilt, 50cm x 50cm, was produced with the Challenge Material provided.  I chose to use the material as a whole piece.  I inserted panels and over lays of  ‘yummy’  material that I was loath to throw out but were too small to do much with.  So, this challenge was the ideal opportunity to …

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Yvonne Line's crazy patchwork quilt

Yvonne enters ‘Memories’ quilt into first Irish International Quilt Show, 7th June, 2012 and I’ll be there too.

I’m very excited about going to Ireland to see the first Irish International Quilt Show from 7th to 10th June, 2012.  My ‘Memories’ quilt, crazy patchwork, is 197cm down and 194cm across.  It is all hand sewn using bits from my scrap bag and was completed in twelve months.  I’ve wanted to visit Ireland for …

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National Wool Exhibition, 2010, Geelong Regional Gallery, Victoria, Australia.

Winter Garden  2010   136cm x 72cm.  I look at my garden and see the different colours and textures of the earth, compost and fallen leaves strewn everywhere with the wind.  Occaionally, there is a flash of colour from winter flowerings.  The pods of the Illawarra Flame Tree hang dejectedly from the branches.  Its leaves fall all …

National Wool Exhibition, 2010, Geelong Regional Gallery, Victoria, Australia. Read More »