Tall Blue Lettuce
This is my interpretation of Lactuca biennis, a native wild aster that can grow to ten feet tall.

Cyanotype on cotton, heliographic print on cotton, Seminole-style patchwork with hand painted and commercial fabrics, hand embroidery,  machine stitching.  
Size: 37"h x 47"w
For Sale: $3,600


Exhibit History

  • Nature Quilts, solo show, Isadore Gallery, 2009, Lancaster, PA
  • Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza, 2007, Harrisburg PA special exhibit, River Visions
  • The Professional Quilter magazine, Cover Quilt, issue 97, Fall 2006
  • Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza, 2006, Harrisburg, PA, Second Place  Award
  • Denver National Quilt Festival, 2006, Denver, CO
  • Quilter's Heritage Celebration, 2006, Lancaster, PA
  • The Pacific International Quilt Festival, 2005, Santa Clara, CA
  • Quilter's Newsletter Magazine, issue #385, 2006

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