Among the Flame Flowers is a miniature piece. The background is a basic symmetrical shape. Subtle variations in the colour and shape of the motifs were added for close-up interest. Miniature quilts are time consuming to create; it took approximately twenty-four hours to quilt this 14" square piece.
Techniques and Materials:
Quilted background, binding and backing: vintage kimon silk
Appliqued motifs: artist's hand-dyed cotton and cotton sateen
Among the Flame Flowers was awarded 1st Place in the Miniature category at Quilt Canada 2016.