Old Man and the Fish

25 Jan 2010
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I made this for my brother's 65th birthday.  He had visited Ketchikan and caught this monster of a fish.  Actually, it is a ling cod.  I was so interested in this photo that I had to make an art quilt of it.  It is 11x14.  The photo doesn't show the teeth on this fish!  I used silver metallic thread.  I also used acrylic paint on my brother's face.  The piece is heavily machine quilted.

 


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Anne lundy wrote
on 25 Jan 2010 5:11 PM

Great job ! 

Bronwyn9 wrote
on 25 Jan 2010 10:29 PM

Exellent job, you are a real artist with that sewing machine of yours. I bet your brother loved it.

on 27 Jan 2010 12:41 PM

Great stitching, and I love the composition!

cousette wrote
on 28 Jan 2010 9:11 AM

Great and lively !

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