Refections of Summers Past

Reflections of Summers Past

Every summer my father would take the family north to Minnesota for a week of fishing.  This piece reminds me of those family adventures.

Materials & Techniques

Commercial cottons, raw-edge applique, thread painting, hand construction, machine quilted.


86" w x 93" h



Year Completed


Juried Shows & Awards

Quilt Fest 2010, LaConner Quilt & Textile Museum, LaConner, Washington

$100,000 Quilting Challenge, chosen as one of the top 40 submissions, published October, 2007 edition.

Quiltfest 2008, Seattle, Washington, Awarded Viewers' Choice

American Quilter's Society Expo & Contest, Des Moines, Iowa, 2008

Road to California: Quilters' Conference & Showcase, Ontario, California, 2008

Machine Quilters Exposition, New Hampshire, 2008