- Buddy Bags
- Cloth Books
- DIY Pillow Kits
- Drawstring Bags
- Framed prints
- Pillow Cases
- Photo Magnets
- Table Toppers
- Tote Bags
- Wall Quilts
Amsterdam, NY, United States
Fabric themes & colors combined into banners, quilts, pillows, reversible bags & table toppers or custom made items.
Fabric shopping, choosing colors, designing themes to combine into statements to say more when used together to create one of a kind pieced, appliqued, quilted home decor or personal accessories. Give me an idea & I'll work w/you to create your item.
Skills and Techniques
Patchwork piecing (a favorite is using paper-piecing of fabrics), quilting and machine applique. Color selection and combination. Pattern design, tutoring of sewing skills. Machine quilting of small quilts. Binding of quilts.
Find me online @:http://www.linkelhess.com
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"Quiet Waters Tree" was custom made banner created March 2011 for the Quiet Waters Retreat Center in Denver, CO. Tree is appliqued over pieced & quilted background & bargello pieced quilted foreground.
Custom designed wall quilt at Blue Mountain Lake family vacation for a niece & her husband.
"Let Us Come Into His House" won 2nd place in "Baker's Dozen" challenge from "Almost One of a Kind" quilt shop. Machine appliqued & quilted pattern adapted from Debbie Field.
"Quiet Waters Tree II" took 3rd place in Art Pictoral category at 2011 Empire Quilt Fest, Albany, NY area