TRANSPARENT LAKE COLLECTION
Hand-dyed silk organza, pieced and layered.
The LAKE series of “transparent quilts’ honors the many small lakes of Michigan. Each lake is unlike another and changeable with weather patterns.
Pieces of transparent silk organza are sewn together to create an intricate patterned fabric. The silk has been hand-dyed and patterned with shibori (Japanese resist dying) and with silkscreen printing. Two layers of fabric additionally complicate the designs.
Each quilt is 12” x 12”, mounted on white linen. In a museum style natural wood frame at 21” x 21”.