Fiber Art Pieces

From wall hangings to mounted work to tabletop displays.  Here is where You can find "quilts" that, well... aren't quilts! LOL   I have created a short slide show of pieces that have flown the nest... take a peek if you would like to see a bit of what this "Fiber Art" section is about! Pieces available for purchase are shown below. I welcome custom work...challenge me!  Please feel free to  email me through the contact form  with any questions you may have about the pieces listed here.

 

Planet Caravan.jpg
Planet Caravan.jpg

"Planet Caravan" Hard mount for display. Agate slice Moon. Krausmann Family Arlington Heights, IL

Wood mount, Hand-painted velvet from Talence, France Dichroic glass by Char Sanchez.

"Asea for 'Thie" Fused and embellished Wall Hanging Ruth ('Thie) & Ron G. Waukesha, WI.

Planet Caravan.jpg
Planet Caravan.jpg

"Planet Caravan" Hard mount for display. Agate slice Moon. Krausmann Family Arlington Heights, IL

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Gallery of

Fiber

Art Work

Available For Purchase

"Estuary at Dawn" $750.00

Sold!

SALE!!

"Estuary at Dawn" Fiber Artpiece.jpg
"Estuary at Dawn" Fiber Artpiece.jpg

Fiber Wall Piece by Pamela Gregan of Hold Fast Artworks. 18" x 48" stretched canvas on 2" museum mount. Available for purchase. $750

"Estuary" texture photograph
"Estuary" texture photograph

Edges of fabric are left raw and there are various Japanese seed beads scattered throughout.

"Estuary at Dawn"  Cropped.jpg
"Estuary at Dawn" Cropped.jpg

View of "Estuary" Fiber Artpiece with no background. If you would like to see how this piece would look in your home simply take clear, straight-on, well-lit photos of possible locations and email them to me. I will happily photoshop "Tidal Pool" into your home!

"Estuary at Dawn" Fiber Artpiece.jpg
"Estuary at Dawn" Fiber Artpiece.jpg

Fiber Wall Piece by Pamela Gregan of Hold Fast Artworks. 18" x 48" stretched canvas on 2" museum mount. Available for purchase. $750

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Stone Flow.jpg
Stone Flow.jpg

This piece is all about the beauty of the West. Hand-stitched onto beautiful hand-dyed fabrics with incredibly vibrant wool batt collection. Copper fiber creates a flow of stone that begs a bit of treasure hunting. It holds all of the colors of the West; turquoise blue of the stone and sky, Navaho coppers, creamy white, earthy chocolates, and deep ambers.

Stone Flow Fiber Detail.jpg
Stone Flow Fiber Detail.jpg

Close up of hand-dyed wool batt that includes rabbit silk, milkweed, cotton, and goat.

Stone Flow Side View.jpg
Stone Flow Side View.jpg

Two upper canvases on 1" museum mountings are fastened with White Jasper nuggets onto a raw canvas lower piece with a 1.5"hardwood frame. 22" x 40" $1500

Stone Flow.jpg
Stone Flow.jpg

This piece is all about the beauty of the West. Hand-stitched onto beautiful hand-dyed fabrics with incredibly vibrant wool batt collection. Copper fiber creates a flow of stone that begs a bit of treasure hunting. It holds all of the colors of the West; turquoise blue of the stone and sky, Navaho coppers, creamy white, earthy chocolates, and deep ambers.

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"Black and White With A Splash" $125
Black and White With A Splash
Black and White With A Splash

This little “Architexture” style piece was created with all black & white prints but it was just a little too quiet, even after I played around with feather yarns and other fun fibers. Well, now… nothing that a splash of lipstick fuchsia won’t brighten up, is there? All better and MUCH more…”Cocktails, anyone?” 18" x 24" Soft textured with hanging sleeve. $125.00

Black and White Detail 1
Black and White Detail 1

Quilting cottons outlined with wool yarns, topped with specialty yarns, embroidery fibers and metallic embroidery threads couched into spiral designs.

Black and White Detail 3
Black and White Detail 3

Black and White With A Splash
Black and White With A Splash

This little “Architexture” style piece was created with all black & white prints but it was just a little too quiet, even after I played around with feather yarns and other fun fibers. Well, now… nothing that a splash of lipstick fuchsia won’t brighten up, is there? All better and MUCH more…”Cocktails, anyone?” 18" x 24" Soft textured with hanging sleeve. $125.00

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"Stairway to 1977" $175
Esther's Woods Wall Quilt
Esther's Woods Wall Quilt

Love autumn, Love my "adopted" daughter, Esther. Put them together and this is the result. Custom printed photo background, hand-dyed velvet, scrim and silk rods from Europe, silk from India. Soft quilt with hanging rod pocket on the back. 29" x 32" On sale for $3000.

The Face In the Trees.jpg
The Face In the Trees.jpg

Photo of a family friend and one of birch woods combined and printed on white cotton for the base.

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EW Lower left final.jpg

Esther's Woods Wall Quilt
Esther's Woods Wall Quilt

Love autumn, Love my "adopted" daughter, Esther. Put them together and this is the result. Custom printed photo background, hand-dyed velvet, scrim and silk rods from Europe, silk from India. Soft quilt with hanging rod pocket on the back. 29" x 32" On sale for $3000.

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"Facing Forward" $1200
Stairway to 1977
Stairway to 1977

OK. It’s like this. I come from the M.C Escher days not M.C Hammer ones. I will admit to inhaling. This print cried out to be played with so I went round and round and up and down. Then it begged to be let into Studio 54… hence the Swarovski. Forgive me. 23” x 36” 175.00

Stairway to 1977 Detail Center
Stairway to 1977 Detail Center

Kaleidoscope print quilted atop hand-dyed cottons. Embellished with framing and Swarovski crystals.

Stairway to 1977 Detail Top
Stairway to 1977 Detail Top

Stairway to 1977
Stairway to 1977

OK. It’s like this. I come from the M.C Escher days not M.C Hammer ones. I will admit to inhaling. This print cried out to be played with so I went round and round and up and down. Then it begged to be let into Studio 54… hence the Swarovski. Forgive me. 23” x 36” 175.00

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"Facing Forward" Fiber Art Piece
"Facing Forward" Fiber Art Piece

Based on the digital art piece “Homeward Bound” by German artist, Catrin Welz-Stein, this twist on a traditionally quilted piece is my favorite to date. 39" x 39" $1200

"Homeward Bound" Catrin Arno
"Homeward Bound" Catrin Arno

I love the juxtaposition of the the wind in the sail and the calm skies and sea

Facing Forward Detail Profile Edge
Facing Forward Detail Profile Edge

Please note that it is NOT a squared quilt; the right side is contoured to follow the sail’s profile.

"Facing Forward" Fiber Art Piece
"Facing Forward" Fiber Art Piece

Based on the digital art piece “Homeward Bound” by German artist, Catrin Welz-Stein, this twist on a traditionally quilted piece is my favorite to date. 39" x 39" $1200

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 Beauty Within Grasp!