Illumination – 2020 38″ x 46″

Illumination, 2020
Illumination, 2020

Living in a region with limited sun in the winter, the summer sun and the color it brought to the world was always important and welcome. Flowers became the source of joy and color. As summer sun shown through the day lilies and I was drawn to how the petals almost became translucent. Silk was the only way to show the brilliance of the sun’s interplay with the lily’s color.


  • Studio Art Quilt Associates New Mexico Regional Exhibit Weather or Not: Juror: Betty Busby
    • Carlsbad Museum and Art Center, Carlsbad, NM opening venue
    • National Weather Center, Norman, OK: April 4 – June 30, 2022
    • New Mexico Capitol Rotunda: September 16 – December 16, 2022
    • Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival, Hampton, VA: February 23 – 26, 2023
    • Macey Center at NM Tech, Socorro, NM: April 15 – May 31, 2023
  • Laguna Art Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA: Web Exhibit Botanical, 2024, May, 2024.