Author Archives: Amelia

About Amelia

Textile collage & mixed media artist.

Busy, Busy and More Busy

I have been so busy reinventing my approach to how I work and what I create. Will resume blogging when the metamorphosis has reached a share worthy level of satisfaction.ūüĆł Advertisements

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Color Study Thoughts

It’s feels like so long ago since my last post. Ugh! Anyway — the color study exercise is still fresh in my mind. It actually taught me more than just about how color relates to emotion. It taught me what … Continue reading

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More About Color

Continuing with the color studies, mini fabric collage art quilts took over my studio once again. I¬†didn’t want to spend a lot of time thinking over the¬†work. I wanted it to be an intuitive exercise. These abstract quilts are all … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

I thought it would be an appropriate time to post my next quilt¬†in the color study series. Red symbolizes love, desire and passion. It exudes vibrant energy and power. Enjoy your day! This is a mini quilt. It is 9″ … Continue reading

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New Year — New Journey

It’s a new year! I have a new company name! It is now eclectic cloth.¬†I have been honing my art brand and it has graduated¬†into a more fun design style.¬†Textile collage displaying various themes from love and spirit to pure … Continue reading

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Looking Into Color

The Universe is displayed in color. Vast stretches of vivid¬†spectrums of lightness and darkness. Nature just flows¬†in hues, shades and tints just waiting to be admired. I have always loved color.¬†My boxes of crayola crayons and coloring books used to … Continue reading

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Art Branding

I had¬†been on quite a lengthy quest to develop my art brand. What I mean by that is coming up with a signature style so that when the viewer looks at a¬†piece they will know that it is actually my … Continue reading

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Denim Bag

I’m creating a line of spirit bags. This is one of them. It is made up of raw edge patchwork recycled denim with a butterfly and text transfer. The text was iron-on transferred¬†onto cotton fabric and machine stitched in place. … Continue reading

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Sprung

I am fully sprung for Spring! As I stepped outside, the beauty of some little purple flowers growing beside my house captured me. Purple is one of my favorite colors. I intend to interpret my photo as a quilt.

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Clutch Bags

Here are two patchwork collage clutch bags. These started out as art quilts. I love quilting fabric¬†collage. The texture it renders is simply delicious. I love the way the purples play with and enhance the deep reds. Both of the … Continue reading

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