My latest landscape, it is taken from a photo I took of Cimarron Canyon State Park, in northern NM in September '09. It is a combination of fabric painting and applique. It measures 12.5 X 16.
Wow, that is quitye the quilt. When I get my desktop back from the repair shop, I want to study your detail. It looks spectacular!
I love how this scene has an almost abstract quality to it. Nicely done!
wow I love it, I am trying to get the courage to do one my self. thank you for sharing....!!!!!!
Thank you for your praise. I love doing fabric landscapes. The original photo is at http://www.flickr.com/photos/sayyidadinah/4014831445/in/set-72157622469274385/ I used the center of the photo for the quilt.
But painting fabric is definitely different from paper. I am still trying to find the right resit for my self :) When I first painted this the sky was the same piece of fabric but the mountain ran into it. I ended up cutting the cliff side off away from the original sky and replacing it with another piece of painted fabric.
I got my start with landscape quilts in a class at Quilt University "Painted Landscapes" with Michele Scott as the teacher.
All I can say is WOW.
This won a blue ribbon at the Eastern New Mexico State Fair 2010.