My inspiration came from the Flamengo dance. The handclapping and feet stamping in one rhythm with the guitars. The dancers are appliqued, the hands are discharged and paint sticks were used to stencil on the guitar images and add some definition to the hand.

Size: 80 x 73 cm

Own collection.

1st price in Advance category of the Open European Quilt Championship in Veldhoven, the Netherlands in April 2010.


Ailsa Craig Quilt Festival May 2014 Canada
OEQC Apr 2010 Veldhoven