Full open view. 18"H x 44"L x 33"W. cotton, satin, organza fabrics, cotton, rayon, metallic threads, jewelry wire, corrugated vinyl armature, Velcro closures. Flower Box is a pop up and origami construction that folds into a cube when stored. Available.
Exhibited at Helikon Gallery, Denver, CO summer 2013.
Flower Box closed viewClosed dimensions
Closed dimensions 16"H x 14"L x 12"W
Flower Box detail
Flower Box detail - Water Lillies
Detail of Flower Box, water lilies. Organza and cotton fabrics, rayon thread, jewelry wire, pop up construction.
Flower Box detail - Mushrooms and Dragonfly
Detail of Flower Box, mushrooms. Cotton fabric and threads, dragon fly is organza and embroidery floss, free motion quilted, pop up construction.
Flower Box detail - Iris
Flower Box detail - Iris. Organza and pearl cotton, free-motion quilting, pop up construction.
Side view 8"H x 20"L x 10"W Cotton fabrics and thread, Plexiglas frame. Arpeggio is a classic pop up construction of repeated and varied gutter folds. The piece has no wiring and does fold up when off of its display frame. Sold.
Apreggio full view from above
Container Garden: Protea
Full view 14"H x 16"L x 16"W cotton and organza fabrics, cotton and rayon threads, jewelry wire. Fused and layered collage , free-motion quilted, free-form panel assembled by hand stitching. NFS.
Container Garden: Protea detail
Shards: Self Portrait as Pottery
Full view. 14"H x 15"L 15"W Cotton fabrics and thread. Fused applique, satin stitched and free-motion quilted. Panels assembled by hand stitching, no wiring. NFS
Shards: Self Portrait as Pottery detail
Full view. 15"H x 12"L x 15"W organza collages, cotton thread, jewelry wire, cottonwood branch, embroidery floss. Each panel of organza collage is free-motion quilted, black is entirely thread painted. Available.
Full view. 24"H x 18"L x 18"W Sating fabrics, cotton and rayon threads, glass beads, ribbon, floral wire, Plexiglas base. Struts are each free-motion quilted, hand stitching holds origami assembly. Available.
Tretrahedron Fun detail
Container Garden: Lily II
Full view 15"H x 13"L x 13"W Cotton, organza fabrics, cotton and rayon threads, jewelry wire. Lilly is a a free-form vessel of fused applique panels, with free-motion machine quilting. Available
Container Garden: Lilly II detail
Full view. 16"H x 20"L x 17"W Satin and organza, cotton and rayon threads, glass beads, jewelry wire, wood and aluminum wire armature, Plexiglas base. Reef Forms is a collage of 3 main vessels each with smaller embedded vessels. Free-motion quilting and thread painting, hand beading. Available.
Reef Forms detail
Full view. 24"H x 18"L x 18"W 90% recycled materials, including kite string, carpet padding, respirator mask, silk flowers, sea shells, Styrofoam blocks, spray-in insulation foam, mirrors, paper tubes, ribbon spackel, spandex underwear, and a carp skeleton.
Recycled Reef detail
Hokusai's Wave side view
Full view 15"H x 23"L x 21"W. Satin and organza fabrics, rayon and metallic threads, jewelry wire, Plexiglas frame. Hokusai's Wave is an homage to the famous Great Wave of Kanagawa. It is a pop up construction that folds flat when not in its display frame. Available.
Hokusai's Wave detail
Full view. 20"H x 18"L x 3"W closed or 12"W open. Cotton fabrics and thread, Fused applique free-motion quilted. Hand cut for pop up construction of pieces from a single panel. Plexiglas armature allows piece to free stand, work spins as it is opened and closed. Available.
Twister side view
Kiva With Coyote Spirit
Full view 12"H x 16"L x 16"W Cotton fabric and threads, heavy gauge interface, cottonwood branches. A free-form vessel of fused and machine stitched panels, no wiring. Available.
Kiva With Coyote Spirit side view
Kiva With Coyote Spirit detail
Container Garden: Hostas
Full view 24"H x 18"L x 18"W Satin, hand painted silk, cotton and rayon threads, jewelry wire, Abalone shell beads. Hostas is an abstract arrangement of leaf shapes, free-motion quilted and hand sewn. Available.
Container Garden: Hostas detail
Container Garden: Staghorn Fern
Full view. 20"H x 20"L x 20"W Cotton fabric and thread, polyester yarn, jewelry wire, Plexiglas base. Free-motion quilting, hand stitching assembly. Available.
Container Garden: Staghorn Fern detail
Container Garden: Pitcher Plant
Full view 17"H x 13"L x 11"W Satin, organza, cotton batik, cotton and rayon threads, jewelry wire, acrylic paint. This is a free form vessel of fused and layered panels with free-motion stitching, thread painting, acrylic painting. Dragonfly is organza and cording, free-motion stitched.
Container Garden: Pitcher Plant detail
Full view. 21"H x 30"L x 18"W Cotton, upholstery fabrics and trim, cotton and rayon threads, rope, jewelry and aluminum wire, Plexiglas base. Kelp Wave blades are free-motion quilted and hand sewn. Available.
Kelp Wave detail
Container Garden: Nurse Tree
Full view 15"H x 19"L x 13"W Cotton fabrics and threads, jewelry wire, embroidery floss. Nurse Tree is a free form vessel of fused applique and free-motion quilting. Available.