Line On Line
Technique: Cutting blocks from samples then assembled by strip piecing. These were laid over wadding and a backing of calico. Top left panel of strips were laid and assembled in the ‘quilt-as-you-go’ method and then machine appliquéd around the edge. Hand quilted with crochet thread and hand finished. Materials: Wool and upholstery samples of various
Games Series: Checkmate I
Technique: Raw edge pieces, with minimum cutting of the material. Rough blanket stitched hand appliqué with hanging threads overstitched. Materials: 100% wool, cotton, crochet thread.
Batemans Bay Bi-Centennial Patchwork Quilt
Embroidered quilt consists of central rectangle with scenes of Bullock team, Tollgate Islands—fishing, Clyde River bridge, surf and beach activities. It is bordered by small squares depicting animals, activities and local items of interest. The quilt (wall hanging) is displayed in a wooden frame with glass front. Created in 1988 for the bicentenary of settlement