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Anna, the Prophetess

Back to the Interstate

The Bogachiel in Spring

A Bridge Between Worlds

A Bright Gaudi Day

By the Light of a Blue Moon

By the Seaside

Calmly Coping

El Camino

Crucible

Dance Like Nobody’s Watching

Desert Blooms

First Peoples

A Frog’s Eye View

Gaudi in Spring

Gaudi Light

Gentle Rest

Golden Jelly

Harvest Time

Hide in Plain Sight

Hide In Plain Sight II

May 2002

June 2002

July 2002

January 2003

March 2004

April 2004

A Pleasant Resting Place

Just Before Dawn

Just Offshore

Many Mansions

Marriage Blend

Mask

Musical Scrabble

National Girls’ Day - Japan

Night Fair

The One that Got Away

Over and Over

Over the Garden Wall

Pensive II

Pentecost

Quiet Nights

Radiance

Remember You Are Dust

Rising Sun

Rising to the Occasion

Saints and Martyrs

Spring Breaks Through a Wall of Winter

Star Gazer

Sunflowers

Think Outside the Box

Virtual Aquarium

A Visitor at Sunset

When Life Hands You Lemons

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A Frog’s Eye View

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A Frog’s Eye View by Larkin Jean Van Horn
From the Individual Art Quilts Gallery
Size in inches: 22 x 23½

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When I was a kid, I used to lie in the grass and get a bug’s-eye view of the world. In this case, it’s a frog’s-eye view from his domain on the water’s edge. But I don’t think he’s enjoying the serenity of the night or the elegant lines of the bridge. And he probably isn’t musing about the beauty of the moon in the mist. He’s thinking "Dinner!"

This quilt was created for "View From the Bridge", an invitational show of scenic La Conner, Washington mounted by the LaConner Quilt Museum, September 24 - December 28, 2003

In the private collection Danielle Bodine

Techniques used:
machine appliqué and quilting

Materials:
hand-dyed and air brushed cottons; brass charms

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