maps + quilts = awesome

mapquilt11Madison, WI-based (respect!) Leah Evans has taken quilt making to a whole new level. Now urban nerds can geek out over your grandma’s oldest crafting tradition, as Evans uses appliqué, needle-felting, hand printing, and embroidery to embed the macro scale of satellite images onto quilts. Isthmus Nocturne (photo left) is A) Madison awesomeness, and B) seriously gorgeous. Do want!

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One Response to maps + quilts = awesome

  1. Romsa says:

    Wow, I want one now…Alex, you are good at refitting shirts and used to live in madison. Could you combine your mad cloth-work skills with your geographical know-how and make me one for my birthday? It’s in a couple of months, so you have time…

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