Contemporary Quilt Journal 2016 June

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Art Nouveau In Europe and North America

My challenge for this year is using Art Nouveau expressions in portrait.

 

 

 

Isolde.

This is an illustration by Aubrey Beardsley from the late 1800.

Beardsley represents with Mackintosh the Scottisch Art Nouveau movement.

Raw edge appliqué stitched down.

Machine quilted with some enhancements with pens.

Pillow case binding, hand hem stitched.

Size: H10" W8"