fantastic news

have just received an email from quilting arts magazine in the USA – they want to feature my doorkeepers quilt and journal in june!

they also want to PAY me to write about my lost/found wallhanging …Quilting Arts - Rita Summers 2013

[clockwise from top left – doorkeepers, detail; doorkeepers journal cover; doorkeepers journal pages;   lost/found, detail; lost/found; doorkeepers]

the flock is growing

another little bird hatched overnight

[wool,cotton,hand embroidered,wool filling]

for sale here

connected – at last

yesterday i finally picked up my crochet hook and did some more work on my connected installationconnected - 1-4 d - rita summers 2012

it’s been about 2 months

[upcycled electric blanket fabric and wire; torn silk from antique kimono lining and other silk from my stash]

birdsong cont.

these little birds are being hatched continuously, mostly in the eveningsbirdsongs - rita summers jan 2013

[wool felt and hand embroidery; wool filling; button from my stash]

for sale here