251/366 Detail Preston Dreaming - Merelyn Pearce Craft and Quilt Fair 2012
7 September 2012
Quilt Name: Preston Dreaming
Quiltmaker: Merelyn Pearce
Materials and Techniques: Hand appliqued, hand embroidered and quilted by machine, every dot on the fabric is quilted...
Quiltmaker's Statement: Preston's Dreaming is the sixth quilt in a series celebrating the work of Australian artist Margaret Preston... The border fabric called "Bush Sultana" was designed by a contemporary Aboriginal artist, Audrey Napanagka and, yes every dot is quilted.
Awards: BERNINA Best in Show; 1st Predominantly Applique - professional and 1st Hangers Prize at Sydney Quilt Exhibition 2011