LEAVES

Unexpectedly, textiles with leaves kept appearing and beckoning to be incorporated, so I played with them to see what could happen.

 

Leaf It To Cafe (detail)

Leaf It To Cafe
Private Collection (Washington, DC)

21.5" W x 50" H
Cottons (including Indonesian batik),linens, blends; beads; machine-collaged/raw-edge appliquéd, layered and stitched together.

 
Leaf It To Me
Private Collection (San Francisco, CA)

40" W x 50" H
Cotton fabrics, suede ties, wooden beads, machine-pieced, layered, and stitched together.

 
  Leaf It To Me (detail)
 

Leaf It Be (detail)

   
Leaf It Be
Private Collection (Santa Rosa, CA)

40" W x 50" H
Japanese and other cottons (including Indonesian batiks); machine-pieced,
-appliquéd, layered and stitched together.

 
 

Leaf It To The Birds (detail)

Leaf It To The Birds
Private Collection (Santa Monica, CA)

30.5" W x 34" H
Cottons; beads; machine-pieced, layered and stitched together.