‘Shared Jeans’ is a thread portrait of my two daughters and is a play on the girls’ choice of clothes and family genes. It measures 53.5“ x 45“.
The textile was awarded – Overall Champion at the National Quilt Championships in August 2014 alongside the Machine Quilting award, Large Wall Hanging award, Art Quilt award and Judges Choice. Following these awards it was featured in the Quilters Guide Magazine (Summer 2014) and on the Bernina Blog: http://blog.bernina.com/en/2014/07/champion-quilt-2014-created-on-a-bernina-1008/ More details on this piece can be found here.
A video with more detail on this piece is available here.