Anamorphic Cat - catoptric perspective, conical mirror art quilt

Anamorphic Cat - catoptric perspective, conical mirror art quilt© Rose Rushbrooke 2011
8" h x 8" w

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Pattern: Cat.
Technique: Hand appliquéd and quilted.
Medium: Commercially printed cotton fabric and flexible mirror.
Part of the permanent collection of the Michigan State University Museum

A small sample anamorphic quilt using the design of a cat. Catoptric conical perspective is used. The quilt reflects a morphed cat onto a conical mirror.

Information on tools and materials used in this quilt

Techniques used in this piece:

  • cat shape is hand appliquéd onto the background fabric;
  • the cone is cut from flexible mirror, the seam joined with scotch tape;
  • the piece is quilted entirely by hand.

Rose Rushbrooke
Rose Rushbrooke
Artist