All posts by georgygirl

It's A New Day!

"It's A New Day" Inspired by my morning serenaders in the Arbutus tree outside my bedroom window.  Measures 25" x 33" Background is pieced as per Missouri Star's instructional video for a Double Slice Layer Cake, the foreground is fused. Free-motion quilted in a swirl pattern. Bound in dark grey to match the silhouettes. My…

Marmalade Sky – Original Art Quilt

"Marmalade Sky" – Great Blue Heron at sunset – constructed with a combination of fused applique, traditional piecing and free motion stitching. Commercial cottons and recycled fabrics. Inspired by a photograph by Janis Morrison, Fresh Air Photography, by permission.  Georgia Andrews, Fêteshui Studio. Other topics you may enjoy:"Boston"It's A New Day!Making Friends CloseupMaking FriendsBoston

Making Friends Closeup

“Making Friends” Closeup of the dog portrait (Labrador Retriever and Husky) from the piece. Georgia Andrews,Fêteshui Studio.   Other topics you may enjoy:It's A New Day!Making Friends"Boston"Portrait of JackPortrait of Jada

Making Friends

“Making Friends” 50 x 37" was created as a fundraising piece for the Victoria Humane Society inspired by a photo by Wendy Nesbitt, used with permission. The VHS logo was the jump-off point for the design: the shades of blue are those from the logo. The Labrador Retriever and Husky portrait is centered within a…

Closeup of Great Blue Heron – A Very Grey Day

Closeup of the Great Blue Heron from my piece "A Very Grey Day".  Cut and fused individual feather patterns from a small scrap of patterned fabric. Affixed with a decorative stitch using monofilament thread.  Very finicky – but a fun challenge!  /downloadable/a-very-grey-day    by Georgia Andrews, Fêteshui Studio     Other topics you may enjoy:These Appliqué…

Opposites Attract Challenge – The Sleeping Chair

"The Sleeping Chair"   My piece was inspired by my cousin Penny's pets, Daisy the dog and Minky the cat. While they get along quite well, Daisy periodically forgets, and the chase is on! But when "the Sleeping Chair" beckons, they both settle comfortably into their places. They have been known on occasion to sleep with…

A Very Grey Day

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Art in the Park Challenge

"Turn Turn Turn " – 8" x 8" – My husband and I enjoy traveling and tranquil gardens and ponds often surprise us in the midst of bustling cities. In the ponds, chasing koi are captivating as they evoke in us feelings of serenity, joy and the cycle of life. Mostly recycled fabrics. Fish created…


Original photo and resulting Fabric Art Portrait of neighbor's dog, "Boston"!  I hope I've done this little sweetie justice!  Georgia Andrews (Victoria, BC, Canada) Other topics you may enjoy:It's A New Day!Quilting Arts Magazine August/September 2017Quilting Arts Magazine June/July 2017Thread Painting Portrait Quilts with Lea McComasConfetti Backgrounds for Art Quilts