Art Quilt Elements
AQE 2020 Artist

Dianne Firth

Australia

Spiral

Dyed viscose felt cut back to expose layers of polyester net. Machine quilted with cotton thread and colour enhanced with soft pastel.

19” x 28″ x .25″

$2,500

Australia has always been a country of droughts, bushfires and flooding rains. But they seem to be occurring more frequently. With climate change at the forefront of her thinking, Dianne has used the motif of the spiral and the colour orange to reflect the turbulent nature of current weather patterns.