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  • Re: Cracked Paper Quilts questions

    Well, here are some photos of the finished piece. It's okay. Not great; not completely awful, I guess. It actually doesn't fade out on the wall as much as this picture shows it. I think I used a flash and it washed it out some. I have a red wall in my music room; I may have to hang it there if...
    Posted to Cloth Paper Scissors (Forum) by pandabolt on 2 Mar 2010
  • Cracked Paper Quilts questions

    I am so excited to be working on Carol Wiebe's cracked paper technique. But I have a question for all you creative folks out there: I have the background cracked, laddered, and densely quilted. I love the work so far, but I now want to somehow knock back the white of the background without completely...
    Posted to Cloth Paper Scissors (Forum) by pandabolt on 27 Jan 2010
  • Re: Cracked Paper Quilts

    Kathryn, that's exactly how I felt when I first started making quilts this way: totally fascinated! And I am always excited by other artist's approaches to their work. We are doing art because we have something to share, and the sharing part is as fabulous as the making part. Our techniques,...
    Posted to Quilting Arts Magazine (Forum) by carolwiebe on 13 Jul 2009
  • Re: Cracked Paper Quilts

    I love your "from the gut" response. I don't think I am nuts, but if I was, I probably wouldn't know it! I am so happy to hear that you are intrigued enough to play with this . . . I have found it to be a very satisfying way to work on many levels. I discovered that I actually enjoy...
    Posted to Quilting Arts Magazine (Forum) by carolwiebe on 13 Jul 2009
  • Re: Cracked Paper Quilts

    Thanks, Judi! I went to your blog and really like the Hello post, writing as one greedy artist to another. You are doing some amazing art. Congratulations on your achievement of such a body of work! I decided that I would explore the Cracked Paper Quilt method in depth because I also am in love with...
    Posted to Quilting Arts Magazine (Forum) by carolwiebe on 10 Jul 2009
  • Cracked Paper Quilts

    I wrote the article Cracked Paper Quilts for Quilting Arts, issue 39 . I have just made a video (my first!) which shows how I piece and appliqué the top for a paper quilt. Hopefully this will be useful to readers of the article. Carpe diem!
    Posted to Quilting Arts Magazine (Forum) by carolwiebe on 9 Jul 2009