Saturday, 3 October 2015

Practical quilting

- a handbag with a painting. The painting is a forest landscape made during a confetti quilt course. The bag itself s is my own interpretation of applied art.



The  confetti quilt technique consists of spreading  small scraps of  different fabrics on a background fabric and quilting them  through a stabilizing layer of tulle. A very quick and funny method of painting.



Other parts of the bag are made from a new and very nice fabric from IKEA.


And in the margin,  another bag, not a quilt itself, but made from quilting fabrics: