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Tag Archives: Contemporary
What a fabulous two days we have just had at Julie Haddrick’s painted sky workshop. Little did we know that by the end of the two days we would all be budding landscape artists. Somehow Julie managed the impossible- getting … Continue reading
over here invite Over Here: an integrated response to place Imagine sustaining a meaningful conversation between yourself, Jackson Pollock and your mother. This is the first statement of the brief put to five artists from Albany, WA: Kate Campbell- Pope, … Continue reading
For the first meeting of the year the contemporary quilt group looked at mono-printing techniques with Stephanie showing us a variety of ways to transfer colour onto fabric. As usual we all had a chance to play…
We spent today looking at the many different pencils and crayons that are available to use on fabric and had a chance to play with our favourites during the afternoon. There were a variety of 12×12 quilts at show and … Continue reading
We had some surprising results from our session on dispersal dyeing at the Contemporary Quilt Group meeting today. This type of dyeing is quick and easy to do and involves painting paper with dye which is then ironed onto the … Continue reading
More discussion this month on design with contributions by CQG members who gave us their ‘take’ on colour and how they used colour in their work.
At the Contemporary Quilt Group this month we looked at the results of Pat’s workshop on piecing with a grid. We also discussed the many ways of adding text to a quilt And how to nip and tuck to create … Continue reading
Look for the AP&Q magazine: vol 25 article about our Contemporary Quilt Group here in WA
The contemporary quilt group focused on elements and principles of design today, with input from members who shared their workshop and class experiences. Line and scale were discussed, after which members took part in a practical exercise using lines to … Continue reading
Here are some photos of the sun dyeing workshop at the Contemporary Quilt Group meeting last Friday. Despite the weather we had a fun day. What an amazing result!