Modern Quilting in the UK - 2018 Quilt Challenge


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FOOLING THE EYE

Quilts covering all aspects of optical illusions;
weaving, layers, shadows, making three dimensions out of two, perspective and impossible figures
Made by the members of the Modern Quilt Group and first shown at the West Country Quilt Show 2018

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The Hexagonal Cube

by Sue Tovey

sue tovey
I am fascinated by shapes; how they interact and appear. I loved the contrast between the orange and the two turquoises on the greyish background. I foundation paper pieced the main shape for accuracy and then machine quilted using complementary thread following the lines of the pieces and the seams of the background.