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Queenie's Needlework: 13th Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival 2014 - Part 3

Queenie's Needlework: 13th Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival 2014 - Part 3

Queenie's Needlework: 13th Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival, 2014 - Part 1

Queenie's Needlework: 13th Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival, 2014 - Part 1

Cold Winds - detail by Takako Ishinami, Iwakuni, Yamaguchi, Japan, a prize winning quilt from the International Quilt Week Yokohama 2011.  Photo at Quilt Market 2012 by The Plaid Portico

Cold Winds - detail by Takako Ishinami, Iwakuni, Yamaguchi, Japan, a prize winning quilt from the International Quilt Week Yokohama 2011. Photo at Quilt Market 2012 by The Plaid Portico

"Act 3" is just one of the sumptuous works in Elaine Quehl's Foliage Gallery. The soft texture of the leaves makes us want to reach out and touch them.  Beyond its immediate visual impact, what makes this piece so intriguing is the nearly microscopic detail of the leaves themselves: the stem, veins, curved and furled edges, and the appearance of dappled sunlight and shadows.  In the close-up photo below you can see the exquisite thread painting that accentuates the flowing lines of the…

"Act 3" is just one of the sumptuous works in Elaine Quehl's Foliage Gallery. The soft texture of the leaves makes us want to reach out and touch them. Beyond its immediate visual impact, what makes this piece so intriguing is the nearly microscopic detail of the leaves themselves: the stem, veins, curved and furled edges, and the appearance of dappled sunlight and shadows. In the close-up photo below you can see the exquisite thread painting that accentuates the flowing lines of the…

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