Artist Comment/Statement: The
pre-printed fabric with the lovely geisha ladies called to me to create
a wall hanging. I wanted to create movement within the piece using
light colors and dark colors. As I struggled putting the binding on the
piece, the geisha ladies told me the piece didn't need a binding; so
I used the "pillowcase" method instead of a binding to finish the piece. The
geishas are smiling!
and quilted by machine. The appliqued flowers were fused on and then
embellished by machine with rayon thread. The purple border is
1/4" flat-fold fabric piping inserted into the seams.
used were Japanese Yukata cottons and other commercial cottons. Rayon,
cotton and monofilament/nylon threads were used for the machine quilting
and machine embroidery. Polyester batting was used.