The Quilt Show Puzzle: "Panning for Gold" by Lea McComas
Do a puzzle of Lea McComas' quilt, Panning for Gold.
Panning for Gold by Lea McComas won First Place Art-People, Portraits, and Figures at IQA Houston 2014. Lea says the quilt was inspired by a historical photograph of a gold miner working the river. It is made with fused edge appliqué and thread painting.
See more of Lea's quilts in How to Make a Pictorial Quilt and to Do Thread Painting with Lea McComas | How to Face a Quilt with a Sleeve.
Photo by Gregory Case