48” x 48," ©1990

 

Cottons, hand dyed, stamped and painted, some commercial fabrics machine pieced and quilted with metallic thread.

 

From a distance, the repeated but fractured block falls into geometric order. Close up, “Amazonas” is a riot of fabrics and techniques suggesting the rich natural resources of this region. The ecological theme is emphasized on the back with a dyed map of the river basin.

 

 

Amazonas Quilt Back
Amazonas Quilt
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