Water Ballet #1

70 3/4" w. x 40 1/4" h.
Huntington Library Gardens in California has some incredible unusual gardens including water gardens that inspired four quilts. Water Ballet #1 won Honorable Mention in the 2000 Aulwood Audubon Show. It will also be featured in Art Quilt Exhibition 2001 at the River Oaks Square Arts Center, Alexandria, LA from June 15-July 14, 2001. Techniques used: the flowers and bird are given trapunto treatment, dye painted cotton fabrics, disperse dye polyester transfers, machine applique and machine quiilting. All fabrics are by the artist.

Copyright by Barbara Barrick McKie, all rights reserved.

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