Tag Archives: Metallic threads

Dorothy Russell Quilt. Gecko 5

Small Geckos 5

Small Geckos is a series of five pieces based on the magic tile block.
They developed as an experiment with colour combinations.
I return, from time to time, to the enchanting, lithe forms of geckos.

More geckos turned up to get their friends out of prison!
They all escaped, so there are no more ‘small gecko’ quilts!

  • 110cm x 36cm
  • Cotton fabric
  • Cotton and metallic threads
  • Magic tile block
  • Machine pieced
  • Machine quilted
  • Beaded
Dorothy Russell Quilt. Gecko 4

Small Geckos 4

Small Geckos is a series of five pieces based on the magic tile block.
They developed as an experiment with colour combinations.
I return, from time to time, to the enchanting, lithe forms of geckos.

Realising there was fun to be had, some of the geckos’ friends turned up.

  • 110cm x 36cm
  • Cotton fabric
  • Cotton and metallic threads
  • Magic tile block
  • Machine pieced
  • Machine and hand quilted
  • Beaded
Dorothy Russell Quilt. Gecko 2

Small Geckos 2

Small Geckos is a series of five pieces based on the magic tile block.
They developed as an experiment with colour combinations.
I return, from time to time, to the enchanting, lithe forms of geckos.

  • 110cm x 36cm
  • Cotton fabric, including hand-marbled fabric
  • Cotton and metallic threads
  • Magic tile block
  • Machine pieced
  • Machine quilted
  • Beaded
Dorothy Russell Quilt. Small Gecko 1

Small Geckos 1

Small Geckos 1

Small Geckos is a series of five pieces based on the magic tile block.
They developed as an experiment with colour combinations.
I return, from time to time, to the enchanting, lithe forms of geckos.

  • 110cm x 36.5cm
  • Cotton fabric
  • Cotton and metallic threads
  • Magic tile block
  • Machine pieced
  • Machine quilted
  • Beaded