Fibre artist Carolyn Flood creates original contemporary designs in thread. Seductively tactile compositions on cotton and silk fabrics entail both machine stitching and hand embroidery.

An antique quilt (Folk Art Museum, New York). Found in Sue Spargo's blog.

Georgetown Circle Quilt American Folk Art Museum Georgetown Circle Quilt Artist unidentified Kentucky USA 1900 - 1920 Gift of Shelly Zegart

A440, 58” x 27½”, by Liz Kuny. Cotton fabric, oil paintsticks. Machine pieced; machine & hand quilted.

Liz Kuny, contemporary quilt artist Wanda says look at this, letter A repeated, very clever colour play

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Idea in her Flower Power book. Beautiful pattern- doesn't look too terribly complicated either!

Railroad Crossing, 1875. Made by Martha Dodson Hardin. Florida.

amazing Railroad Crossing quilt, circa 1875 By Martha Dodson Hardin, Florida.