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Beaded quilts

We are intrigued by quilts embellished with beads and trinkets; we are accumulating some inspiring examples here

Beaded quilts

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"Sunny Side Up!" by Cynthia Catlin. Serendipity Art Quilts: January 2013: Face Value

Serendipity Art Quilts: Trade for January 2013: Face Value

Fiber Art Options: Susan Lenz. Stained Glass XXVII (2013) Framed: 64" x 24"

Fiber Art Options: Susan Lenz

a luscious beaded quilt by Carol Walker | half mom squared at Flickr

SubRosa quilt by Queenie, 2003 Hoffman Challenge quilt | Elizabethan theme. There are well over 3000 pearls and beads on the entire quilt and it is edged with a frilled gold lace.

Fiber Obsession: Tree frog made from buttons and beads by Jane B. Broaddus

Fiber Obsession: Tree frog made from buttons and beads

Lin Hsin-Chen, fiber artist: curved piecing including selvages, print fabrics and hand dyes, embellished with yo yos and beads

"Unlocking Mysteries" by Elizabeth Mini. The keys were collected & hand sewn to the quilt. Hand-quilted, made with a fabric known as "Gosien". 2013 Fine Art of Fiber exhibit

2013 FAOF - Photo Details

detail, Blossom Time by Lin Hsin-Chen | Fifteen Quilts. Hand-stiched, beaded.

Debra Wirsu - Moroccan Spice at Latitude Quilts: mosaic design, beadwork


Button quilt: Red Sunflower by Susan Bianchi, 2014 Road to California. Inspired by a flower growing near Santa Cruz, California

Celebrating Earth Day With Award Winning Quilts

Ojibwe Jingle, close up, by T. Carter (Virginia). Beaded quilt. Photo by Sew Fun 2 Quilt. 2014 Denver Quilt Show

Sew Fun 2 Quilt: More Quilts from the Denver Show

"Ojibwe Jingle" quilt by T Carter (Virginia). Beadwork. Traditional Annishinaabe beadwork from the 1890s inspired the designs. Photo by Sew Fun 2 Quilt: More Quilts from the Denver 2014 Show

Sew Fun 2 Quilt: More Quilts from the Denver Show

Sew Embellished!: Artistic Little Quilts, book by Cheryl Lynch

"Meow"- Fabric collage- Fran Patterson. Austin (Texas) Fiber Artists.

Fiber Art by Current Members | Austin Fiber Artists

Buttons Buttons Everywhere! Button work by Mary Teeter. Dragon Threads Open Book

Dragon Threads Open Book: Buttons Buttons Everywhere!

The Remembrance by Judy Valentino. Milwaukee Art Quilters.

Never Enough by Diane Savona. The Heartstring Quilters Award, ArtQuilt Elements 2014

ArtQuilt Elements 2014

A Study in Green by Marilyn Wall | fiber artist

Fish with Carrots by Pamela Allen | 2008 Quilts Kingston

Quilts Kingston

F+M: fabric and metal #4 by Catharina Breedyk Law

Fibrations Fibre arts - F+M: fabric and metal #4

Circles of Black, Circles of white by Nancy Smeltzer. Beaded art quilt, buttons and zippers.

"My Cup Runneth Over" beaded art quilt by Kathy Moynahan

  • LuAnn LaRue
    LuAnn LaRue

    Love all the detail--- absolutely stunning!!!



close up, beadwork by Judy Arnett. National Juried Show 2013 ~ Canadian Quilters' Association

Crafting a Life: Frieda Oxenham's fantastic exhibition. Beading. Photo by Gillian Cooper

Crafting a Life: Frieda Oxenham's fantastic exhibition