Journal Quilts

I made these in 2005 as part of the Journal Quilt Project. Click on ‘FS’ to view the pictures full screen, and Esc to return to this page.

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Journal Quilts 2005 - we had to make a journal quilt for each month between January and September, experimenting with new techniques and ideas. The journal quilts had to be 8 by 11.5 in size; at the end of that period we had to choose five which were then sent to Houston for display at the International Quilt Festival there.

[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_africa3.jpg]3040Africa summit
journal quilt africa poverty summit
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_cocoon1.jpg]1190Cocoon
Journal quilt depicting a cocoon
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_cocoon2.jpg]560Cocoon
Journal quilt depicting a cocoon (abstract)
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_cocoon3.jpg]650Cocoon - detail
Detail of cocoon journal quilt
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_cocoon4.jpg]500Cocoon - detail
Detail of cocoon journal quilt
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_feb.jpg]560Abstract wisteria pod - detail
Detail of abstracted wisteria pod journal quilt
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_june.jpg]530Lines
A play with lines and colours - journal quilt
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_kitchen1.jpg]460Abstract kitchen
Journal quilt inspired by a quote from Rumer Godden's book, Greengage Summer.
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_kitchen2.jpg]250Abstract kitchen - detail
Journal quilt inspired by a quote from Rumer Godden's book, Greengage Summer. Detail.
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_march.jpg]190Abstract kitchen - detail
Journal quilt inspired by a quote from Rumer Godden's book, Greengage Summer.
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_may.jpg]270Abstract wisteria pod
Journal quilt abstracting wisteria pod using a variety of fabrics
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_me.jpg]270Quirky self portrait
Fun journal quilt meant to be a whimsical self portrait
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_summit1.jpg]280G8 Summit
journal quilt africa poverty summit - detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_summit2.jpg]160G8 Summit
journal quilt africa poverty summit - detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_weeping.jpg]190Spring
Abstract impressions of weeping willow awakening in the springtime
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_wist1.jpg]120Abstract wisteria pod
Abstract wisteria pod journal quilt
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_wist4.jpg]110Abstract wisteria pod
Abstract wisteria pod detail journal quilt
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_wist5.jpg]80Abstract wisteria pod
Abstract wisteria pod journal quilt - detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_wist6.jpg]90Abstract wisteria pod
Abstract wisteria pod journal quilt - detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_wisteria1.jpg]120Wisteria pod
Wisteria pod journal quilt
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_wisteria2.jpg]80Wisteria pod detail
Wisteria pod journal quilt detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/journalquilts/thumbs/thumbs_wisteria5.jpg]130Wisteria pod detail
Wisteria pod journal quilt -detail

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