Join Alex and Ricky as they meet quilt artist Nancy S. Brown on location in the Oak Barrel room at Northern California's Wente Vineyards. Nancy, best known for her amazing, award-winning, hand-appliqued animal portraits, explains how childhood outings to the zoo inspired her choice of subject matter, and reveals a surprising secret about her wedding dress. She also shares the thought process that goes into each design, the various techniques she employs to translate the design to fabric, and some of her favorite hand-applique tips. And wait until you see the gifts exchanged between guest and hosts!
Alex and Ricky meet Nancy Brown, expert portrait appliqué artist, in the barrel room at Wente Vineyards in Livermore, CA to hear her story and look at her quilts.
Nancy shares her award portrait appliqué techniques with Ricky.
Nancy shares more of her award winning work.
Nancy teaches her design process when approaching a new quilt to Alex.
Nancy talks about what she did before becoming a quilter and her love of nature outside of quilting.