close up, "Crème de la Crème" by Bonnie Keller. All hand quilted using trapunto and stippling. It took 3 years to complete this quilt. Master Award for Traditional Artistry, 2012 IQF - Houston
Beautiful hand quilting and trapunto as seen jn the Willow Tree Quilt on the Wonkyworld blog
1810 whitework wholecloth quilt
Boutis quilting The quilt has its roots in the techniques of quilting, embroidery and quilting workshops practiced in Marseilles in the thirteenth century. Hailing from the East, quilted fabrics arrive in Christian West in the Middle Ages through the Crusades. In the fourteenth century, quilting workshops from Sicily have adopted or corded quilting Trapunto, a process of picking and packing made of two layers of fabric Christians, Blouses, Sew, Broderi Embouti, Buttons, Beauti, Trapunto Quilting, Black Pants, Quilt Vest
ochette in boutis-beautiful!
Détail d'un boutis (detail of a quilt)
WB 2-937 a by mmaammbr, via Flickr