Chickadee Collage.

Torn paper art Art journal assignment: do initial pencil sketch to frame object, then add darkest tones first in black marker, or charcoal. Add torn paper details then finish by highlighting with white and gray pastels.


“Mandy Pattullo, UK surface pattern and textile designer known for her collage techniques, patching and piecing together fabrics


Have a go at building up a folk style appliqued picture on to a piece of late nineteenth century coverlet that I have sourced just for this workshop.

Jo Hill Interior Textiles

Idea: many thin horizontal strips, fibers, stitches etc to evoke landscape.

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Quilt Inspiration: Highlights of the 2014 River City Quilters' Guild Show - The Finale Two Red Poppies, 22 x by Jan Soules


Urban Poppies measures 18 inches by 34 inches. It is completely rawedged fused and machine quilted by me. I call this Urban Poppies because I placed