Featured 2016 Artist Jen Houlden
The key to great art work and quilts is contrast. Using contrast in the form of fabrics with different textures, patterns and value is the first step to making a quilt. Adding embellishments such as thread play, couching, beading, painting and other mixed media will create dimension and contrast within the piece. Most importantly, a design or concept is needed to expand on with all of these different techniques and the ideas are never ending. Explore the world of contrast with Jen and learn a few tips, tricks and techniques that you can incorporate into your quilt making and art to add the Wow Factor.