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

Woman

© Rose Rushbrooke 2005
30″ h x 20″ w

Pattern: Original design.
Technique: Hand stitched.
Medium: Printed on silk, mounted on canvas.

You can find fractured women in fractal images.

There are two sections of this work. They have been fringed and pushed together – fracturing the image further.

Detail 1 of Woman - fractal quilt by Rose Rushbrooke. Image copyright © Rose Rushbrooke.
Detail 1 of Woman

Sections of the image are picked out in hand embroidered silk ribbon French knots.

Detail 2 of Woman - fractal quilt by Rose Rushbrooke. Image copyright © Rose Rushbrooke.
Detail 2 of Woman

Hand quilted lines in variegated cotton thread cover the whole piece, emphasising the fractal nature of the work.

Detail 3 of Woman - fractal quilt by Rose Rushbrooke. Image copyright © Rose Rushbrooke.
Detail 3 of Woman

The fractal image is printed on silk charmeuse and set to keep it colourfast. The shine of the colours on the silk is delicate and lovely as only silk can be.

Detail 4 of Woman - fractal quilt by Rose Rushbrooke. Image copyright © Rose Rushbrooke.
Detail 4 of Woman