Why you need to take this workshop:
- Personal interaction with Lea McComas through our virtual platform
- Step-by-step instruction for creating a quilt based on a photograph
- Tips and techniques for working with thread to create life-like effects
- Deep dive into color theory as well as principles of balance, scale, and value
Successful Pictorial Quilts:
Have you ever wanted to make a statement with a pictorial quilt? Maybe you want to commemorate that magnificent view from a romantic vacation, capture the perfect bloom from the flower garden, or incorporate a symbolic object to make a political or social statement. Let Lea McComas share with you principles of color, balance, scale, value, and contrast that will allow you to create your own dynamic fabric renditions of meaningful images in your art quilts.
Thread Painted Portraits
World class fiber artist, Lea McComas will share her tricks and tips for using shapes and lines to create features, such as eyes and mouths, that are true to life. Follow Lea’s step-by-step instructions and you, too, can create thread-painted portraits!