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Illumination #1: Shattered Paisley

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  • Ellen Adams, Illumination #1: Shattered Paisley, 1990. Photo: Scott Lee
    Ellen Adams, Illumination #1: Shattered Paisley, 1990. Photo: Scott Lee

Region:
Ontario
Date: 
1990
Dimensions: 
56 X 38 cm.
Materials:
cotton, ribbon, silk, synthetic fabric
Techniques:
hand pieced, hand quilted
Type:
quilt

Display location: 
Preston

Donor/funder gift credit: 
Acquired with the assistance of the Ontario Ministry of Culture and Communications and the Art Gallery Ball Committee, 1990



Artist Profile

Ellen Adams was a Canadian fibre artist and quilter who lived in Wellington County. Her fibre art is built on the traditions and techniques of quilt-making, silk painting, fabric printing, and...