Circular Gestures

Catalog number: 2012-0003

DESCRIPTION: Development of this piece began during the time that I was beginning to work on the Restructured Circles series; it was finished when I was well into the series. It shows some of my early thinking about gestural painting, was well as the dense quilting present in most of the Restructured pieces.

SIZE: 35 w X 42 h (inches)

MATERIALS: Acrylic felt batting, Cotton broadcloth

MEDIA: Fiber reactive dye

TECHNIQUES: Direct application of dye/paint, Stitching (machine piecing), Stitching (machine quilting), Discharge (chlorine), Immersion dyeing (low water)

HISTORY: 

8/30/2013, Exhibition, Moving in Circles: Art Quilts by Russ Little, Greenbelt Community Center Gallery, Aug 30 - Oct 11, 2013

8/27/2012, Exhibition, Johns Hopkins University - Montgomery County Campus, Aug 27 - Oct 26, 2012

7/30/2012, Completed