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Linda Anderson's quilt, Velvet Flowers, recreates a lovely scene of women in the village of Santa Rosa, Oaxaca, Mexico, as they work on embroidering hand-stitched flowers on velvet. They chat back and forth as they create the style of dress worn by Frida Kahlo. Linda writes, "Flowers continue today to dance across the rich clothing on the solid women on this land." A beautiful sentiment for an extraordinary quilt.

Linda's quilt won the Gammill Master Award for Contemporary Artistry at the Houston International Quilt Festival 2018.

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#19 Sandy Hendren 2018-12-14 13:10
Amazing! The scene itself honors the work of handicrafters. It is expertly rendered in fabric and stitches.
#18 lulu moonwood muraka 2018-12-13 13:06
A true work of art! Beautiful, and I love the subject matter!
#17 PattiZ 2018-12-12 20:48
Totally stunning
#16 Peggy 2018-12-12 18:01
Wow, oh wow! That is amazing!
#15 Helene123 2018-12-12 16:54
Absolutely Gorgeous It captures the moment so well!!
#14 Pemela 2018-12-12 15:29
Beautiful - a well deserved win.
#13 chilisand 2018-12-12 15:06
Absolutely amazing!
#12 JOYCE SUSONG 2018-12-12 12:05
AWESOMELY BEAUTIFUL
#11 Sharon 2018-12-12 10:54
A beautifully stunning piece!!
#10 Lani 2018-12-12 09:59
Wowsers!!! This quilt is beyond words beautiful!!! What an artist Linda Anderson is!! I LOVE it!
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