Nature’s Perspective

A Different Perspective, 2014
A Different Perspective, 45″ x 45″, Rayon on cotton. © 2014 Joni Beach. Pieced, raw-edged appilque, free-motion quilting.

~The natural world is all around us everyday of our lives. Through our interaction with this environment, as children and beyond, we gain impressions, experiences, and see things from new and unique perspectives. the visual images found in nature influence much of my artwork.

 

 

 

Southwestern Pots, rayon on cotton, 22 1/2"x27, © 2004 Joni Beach. Raw edged fused-applique, free-cutting, pieced, starched & rolled fabric details, free motion quilting.
Southwestern Pots, rayon on cotton, 22 1/2″x27, © 2004 Joni Beach. Raw edged fused-applique, free-cutting, pieced, starched & rolled fabric details, free motion quilting.

 

Above Dark Clouds, © 2011Joni Beach
“Above Dark Clouds”, rayon on hand-painted & commercial cotton, 11 3/4 x 11 3/4″. © 2011 Joni Beach. Frayed-edge applique, pieced, free-motion quilting. (Private Collection).

 

Santa's Night-time Trek. rayon & metallic on cotton, 12" x 11", © 2013, Joni Beach. Appliqued and free-motion quilting.
Santa’s Night-time Trek. rayon & metallic on cotton, 12″ x 11″, © 2013, Joni Beach. Applique, free-motion quilting.

 

Purple Wings.
Purple Wings. rayon & metallic on cotton, 9 3/4″x 9″, © 2011 Joni Beach. Pieced, fused-applique, free-motion quilting. (Private Collection).

 

First Colors of Autumn #1, rayon on cotton, 20"x 20", © 2009 Joni Beach. Fused-applique and free-motion quilting.
First Colors of Autumn #1, rayon on cotton, 20″x 20″, © 2009 Joni Beach. Fused-applique, free-motion quilting.

 

First Colors of Autumn, #2. © 2009 Joni Beach.
First Colors of Autumn, #2. rayon on cotton, 17 1/4×17″. © 2009 Joni Beach. Fused- applique, free-motion quilting.

 

Winter Wren, rayon & metallic on cotton, 7 3/4" x 9 1/2", © 2013 Joni Beach. Faced-applique, beading, free-motion and dense stitch quilting. © 2013 Joni Beach.
Winter Wren, rayon & metallic on cotton, 7 3/4″ x 9 1/2″, © 2013 Joni Beach. Faced-applique, beading, free-motion, dense stitch quilting. © 2013 Joni Beach.

 

Fractured Fish (Sea Images #1), 8 1/4" x 6",  © 2006 Joni Beach. Applique, free-motion quilting. (Private Collection)
Fractured Fish (Sea Images #1), 8 1/4″ x 6″, © 2006 Joni Beach. Applique, free-motion quilting. (Private Collection)