Dolphins Rising-Work In Progress

I finally got back into the studio to do some more quilting on Dolphins Rising.  I do love to quilt, so why then do I procrastinate some days?  There are hours and hours of quilting in this art quilt, but that hasn’t stopped me before.  Maybe I’m getting lazy as the good weather is now […]

Introducing ThreadUtopia- A new class using specialty threads!

  Welcome to Roxane Lessa Fine Art Quilt Tapestries.  My name is Roxane and I love to explore new materials and techniques with each art quilt, pillow, and Teeny Tiny Art Quilts. I  make subjects appear less realistic by using unusual colors, and culling only the most interesting lines and shapes. Be sure to check […]

Quilting

How do you start to quilt a new piece?  Do you get scared?  Afraid you’re going to wreck it? I used to until I took Hollis Chatelain’s class and then developed my own free motion quilting class. The use of tracing paper and some colored pencils over your quilt top can be very helpful to […]