art quilts

textile art quilts, embellishment, surface design

art quilts from japan blog

Subtle fabrics shimmer across art quilt

See the detail below to notice how the subtle changes in fabrics shimmer across the body of this art quilt from Japan. I do have a big fabric stash for when the mood hits and that’s how you can mine the stash for all these fine subtle color shifts.

Japan Tokyo International Quilt show 2007, kimono

More quilts from Japan

Standing panels in finely matched fabrics. This is the artist but I have since lost her name. These were very large textile installation pieces, very sophisticated.