Starting with a bodice of coffee dyed wool felt, we hand sew on a skirt of shredded lace and muslin strips. These too are coffee dyed and ribbons and more lace are added as well as rivet to add droplets of findings . Stamped images and lettering add even more personality.
Embroidery art often seeks to mimic nature, but Australian visual artist Meredith Woolnough has a special technique we've never seen before. By using water-soluble fabric, her beautiful embroidery, which is inspired by nature's most graceful forms, gains a new dimension of lightness and delicacy.
Looking Into Memory, by Murray Johnston. This landscape art quilt is representative of her other works. She is a gifted artist working in the medium of fabric and thread. Go to her website to see more of her amazing quilts. This is one of her free-form quilts.