Copyright ©2006 Linda Gass. Photograph by Don Tuttle.
Title: Wetlands Dream
Dimensions: 29" w x 29.25" h
Artist Statement: This is my imagined landscape of what Bair Island would look like when it is restored to its wild and natural state.
Materials and Techniques: Silk crepe de chine hand painted using acid dyes and gutta-serti. Silk broadcloth backing and polyester batting; machine quilted with rayon embroidery thread.
Detail: Click here for a detail image of the quilt
Exhibition History: October 27 - November 4, 2007 at the Houston International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX.
March 25 - April 29, 2007 at the Brookfield Craft Center, Brookfield, CT.
June 8 - September 3, 2006 at the Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA.
Additional Info: This artwork appears in the book The Map As Art: Contemporary Artists Explore Cartography and appeared with an article about the artist in the April 2010 issue of Art Calendar. It also appears in the catalog for the Sense of Place exhibition. To order catalog click here.
Status: SOLD.
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