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!


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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