The Shipley Corner


Many years ago, my brother and I celebrated our home by carving pumpkins to set on every fence post surrounding the yard. We used every candle we could find to light up the night. This quilt celebrates that memory, family and the warmth of a loving home.

Materials & Techniques

Commercial cottons, Inktense Water-Soluble Pencils, raw-edge applique, thread painting, beads, gold paint, braid.


12" h x 12" w



Year Completed


Juried Shows & Awards

Sam Davis Home Quilt Show, Smyma, Tennessee, October 2010, Best Theme Award.

Chosen for Quilting Arts Magazine Calendar 2009.

International Quilt Festival, Long Beach, California, 2008.

Quilt Market & International Quilt Festival, Houston, Texas, 2008.