Cattails at Sunset Black

Cattails at Sunset

This piece was developed over several years incorporating the historic Texas Star pattern and wild cattails indigenous in most states.

Materials & Techniques

Hand dyed cotton, commercially printed cotton, paint, Misty Fuse, raw edge appliques, stenciled, thread sketching, machine quilted by Vicki Swenson (Nevada, Iowa).


60” w x 60” h



Year Completed


Juried Shows & Awards

Solo exhibit, Warren Cultural Center, Greenfield, Iowa, July 1-31, 2016.
Lowe Park Arts & Environment Center, Marion, Iowa, July-August, 2017.