Shoreline - fractal quilt by Rose Rushbrooke. Image copyright © Rose Rushbrooke.

Shoreline

© Rose Rushbrooke 2005
10½” h x 7½” w

Pattern: Original fractal design.
Technique: Hand stitched.
Medium: Cotton.

These are the patterns made by the tide washing the sea into the shoreline.

Hand quilting using variegated cotton thread outlines the waves.

Detail 1 from Shoreline - fractal quilt by Rose Rushbrooke. Image copyright © Rose Rushbrooke.
Detail 1 from Shoreline

Hand embroidered French knots in silk thread pick out the detail.

Detail 2 from Shoreline - fractal quilt by Rose Rushbrooke. Image copyright © Rose Rushbrooke.
Detail 2 from Shoreline

I always sign my pieces on the front using permanent marker.

Detail 3 from Shoreline - fractal quilt by Rose Rushbrooke. Image copyright © Rose Rushbrooke.
Detail 3 from Shoreline