The Magic of Fabric

Art Quilts by Leela Cherian

Far Pavilions

 (Detail)

Far Pavilions

 

Inspired by a tour of Chinese gardens

 

Not for sale

 

60” x 44”

 

Hand dyed cottons, silks, laces, Angelina Fibers

Soft edge appliqué, machine embroidery and quilting

Deer in the Clearing

 (Detail)

Deer in the Clearing

 

$650

 

31” x 24”

 

Hand dyed cottons

Sun printing, trapunto, embroidery on water-soluble fabric, multi layered and stuffed embroidered rock textures

Hilltop City

 (Detail)

Hilltop City

 

$3,200

 

52” x 38”

 

Hand dyed and commercial cottons, silks, poly silks, laces

Soft edge appliqué, machine quilting

Bird in the Orchard

Bird in the Orchard

 

$650

 

27” x 25”

 

Commercial cottons

Padded, layered appliqué, machine quilting

Dawn to Dusk

 (Detail)

Dawn to Dusk

Not for sale at this size (68" x 42"), but a quilt similar to one section of this quilt can be done in a smaller size

$550

30" x 26"

Piecing, appliqué, beading

Hand dyed and commercial cottons, silks, embellishments, handmade dolls