TAGS: art quilts + embellished with buttons and beads

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  • "Word, Words, Words"

    "Words, Words, Words" is an 8" square, (20.5cm square) art quilt embellished with buttons and beads. It is an entry for Quilting Arts Reader Challenge "Text Me" and is based on my love of different styles of fonts. Even when I don't know the language, I love the shape of...
    Posted to Quilting Arts Challenges by Nancy Smeltzer on 28 Mar 2013
    Filed under: Nancy Smeltzer, beaded art quilts, art quilts, embellished with buttons and beads
  • A Sky Map of Somewhere Over the Midwest

    "While taking a red-eye flight back from the West Coast, I happened to look out the window somewhere over the Midwest. There, all of the landscape is laid out in grids, and at 30,000 feet, on a clear night, all that marks one town from the next are the streets lined by gold mercury vapor lights...
    Posted to Quilting Arts Challenges by Nancy Smeltzer on 17 Jan 2013
    Filed under: Nancy Smeltzer, beaded art quilts, art quilts, embellished with buttons and beads
  • "Celestial Lifelines"

    “Celestial Lifelines” - © Smeltzer, 2002 41” W x 36.5” T Hand and machine embroidery, hand and machine quilting, Hand beading and embellishment Cotton and cotton blend fabrics, netting, glass, plastic, and metal buttons and beads “Celestial Lifelines” is based...
    Posted to Share Your Quilt & Fiber Art by Nancy Smeltzer on 30 Oct 2012
    Filed under: Nancy Smeltzer, art quilts, beaded art quilts, embellished with buttons and beads
  • Mill Wheel Garden

    This large commissioned art quilt, 50.5"W x 32"T (128.5cm W x 81 cm T) is based on a full size mill wheel embedded in the client’s two story chimney. The striking stonework compelled me to include it as the focal point in this composition. Outside, there’s a small frog pond which...
    Posted to Share Your Quilt & Fiber Art by Nancy Smeltzer on 24 Feb 2012
    Filed under: Nancy Smeltzer, art quilts, fantasy landscape quilt, embellished with buttons and beads
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