Cynthia L. Vogt

Quilt Artist
Home     Contact Us     Shin-Gyo-So     Yatsuhashi     Ishi-Datami     Kirehashi     Site Map      
Yatsuhashi
Made in 2007,  Available for sale.
WINNER, Houston International Quilt Festival, 2007, Third Place, Art Abstract Small Category.  
 
 
Materials:  Dupioni silk, hand-loomed silk with fiddlehead fern cotton, silk ramie, tassac silk, muga silk, antique Kimono and yukata remnants, Japanese woven cottons, commercial cottons.
 
Techniques:  Free motion machine quilting, machine piecing, machine applique
 
Size:  32.375" x 53.5"
 
Artist Statement
A special memory of my years in Japan is of the gardens.
"Yatsuhashi" is my interpretation of a stroll garden's zig-zag bridge.
An eight plank bridge joins the shores.
Come explore the other side. . .
 
 Exhibits 
  • Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival, February 2007, Hampton, Virginia
  • International Quilt Festival, Fall 2007, Houston, Texas
  • International Quilt Festival, Chicago (2008)
  • International Quilt Festival, Long Beach (2008)
  • Art of the Quilt, November-December 2008, Piedmont Arts, Martinsville, Virginia