Pebble Plants - hybrid quilt

Pebble Plants - hybrid quilt. Original design, printed on cotton, hand quilted with beaded ammonite embellishments. Image copyright © Rose Rushbrooke.
© Rose Rushbrooke 2014
12" h x 18"

Pattern: Original fractal design.
Medium: Printed cotton, seed beads, ammonites, brass dragonfly - mounted on a 16" x 20" painted canvas.
Technique: Printed onto cotton, hand quilted with beadwork embellishment.

The colouring and fractal circular design resembles fronds growing in the shape of pebbles. The ancient dragonfly represents Chaos theory.

The original fractal design before it was transferred onto cotton fabric. Created in Ultra Fractal.

Original fractal design of Pebble Plants by Rose Rushbrooke

Close up of a small ammonite beaded onto the shape of the Mandelbrot lake.

Close up of a beaded ammonite stitched onto a Mandelbrot Lake. Image copyright © Rose Rushbrooke.

Detail of beaded ammonite. This has been stitched onto the fabric then bezelled by building up rows of peyote stitch using seed beads.

Close up of a beaded ammonite stitched onto fabric using peyote stitch and seed beads. Image copyright © Rose Rushbrooke.

Dragonfly stitched to fabric.

Close up of a dragonfly stitched onto fabric using peyote stitch and seed beads. Image copyright © Rose Rushbrooke.

Rose Rushbrooke
Rose Rushbrooke
Artist