Using the theme of mariner’s compass, I was led to the lost treasures in my stash. A trip to Mexico inspired the “sun doll.” Local thrift store finds furnished the look. The fabric was weathered by Seta color dyes.
Techniques: Machine appliquéd and quilted, hand embellished.
Original Competition: National Quilt Association Sew Batik challenge with the theme “Mariner’s Compass”.
Awards: 43st Annual NQA Challenge:
Exemplary Appliqué and Sponsor’s Choice: Best Use of Challenge Fabric
20in x 20in
made in 2012
$195 – Available