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Sweet Silver Linings Quilt
Title: "Sweet Silver Linings"

Year Completed: 2009

Quilt Size: 15"w x 15"h

Quilt Description: Created with materials usually sent to the landfill in an effort to reduce my impact on the planet. It was very challenging working with some of these items; can't iron seams, the chip bags can tear when quilting. It is sometimes like learning to quilt all over again, but exciting to develop new techniques & try out new materials.

Materials: Cotton fabrics, sweet potato chip bag, embellished with yarn, recycled clear plastic calendar cover, paper, metal washers, plastic bags.

Techniques: Machine Pieced. Seams were pressed with wood iron (non-electric) whenever possible. All embellishments were attached by hand. No fusible adhesives, interfacings, or stabilizers were used in this quilt.

Exhibitions: CNY Art Guild Radisson Fine Art Show - October 2009
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