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Category Archives: PhotoQuilts

Started as a novel approach to looking at patterns in nature, Lorelle’s PhotoQuilts continue to attract attention and interest.

PhotoQuilt Cards – Manmade Designs

Nature isn’t our only photographic subject. We love the designs and creations of man. These photoquilts celebrate some of the interesting manmade subjects we’ve encountered. Information on ordering these PhotoQuilt Cards will be available soon. PhotoQuilt Designs with Original Image Arab books Istanbul, Turkey Photo by Lorelle VanFossen Caesaria Aqueduct Israel Photo by Brent VanFossen […]

PhotoQuilt Cards – Land Designs

The fight over land is eternal. Who is to say what land belongs to whom and why? We all need a place to live. These photographic designs celebrate the diversity that is the earth and its land. Information on ordering these PhotoQuilt Cards will be available soon. PhotoQuilt Design with Original Images Arava Desert, Southern […]

PhotoQuilt Cards – Foliage Designs

Plants help create the oxygen we need to survive, but they also feed and shelter us and provide us with many of the necessities of life. As you surround yourself with the wonders of plantlife in your home and office, consider sharing the kaleidoscope of foliage with others with these innovative designs. Information on ordering […]

PhotoQuilt Cards – Flower Designs

A rose is a rose is a rose…or is it? We’ve taken some favorite flower photographs of ours and created interesting photoquilts and kaleidoscopes created for your enjoyment. Information on ordering these PhotoQuilt Cards will be available soon. PhotoQuilt Design with Original Images Yellow Rose I Photo by Lorelle VanFossen Yellow Rose II Photo by […]

PhotoQuilt Cards – Winter Designs

Winter is a time of cold and chill, but it is also a time for rest and quiet. Animals hibernate, snow comes down in whispers, many birds move on to warmer climes, and most humans stay inside. We hope you enjoy some of our cooler images. Information on ordering these PhotoQuilt Cards will be available […]

PhotoQuilt Cards – Wildlife Designs

Wild animals are beautiful and graceful in their own right. Yet they represent some of the most fascinating patterns found in the natural world. These photoquilts celebrate the incredible diversity of our planet’s wildlife, from the smallest to the largest. Information on ordering these PhotoQuilt Cards will be available soon. PhotoQuilt Design with Original Images […]

PhotoQuilt Cards – Water Designs

Water is a must for survival on this planet. Too often it is ignored, abused, neglected, and taken for granted. We celebrate the wonder of water with these distinctive water designs. Information on ordering these PhotoQuilt Cards will be available soon. PhotoQuilt Design with the Original Image Water Against Rocks Photo by Brent VanFossen Sharon […]

PhotoQuilt Cards – Tree Designs

Trees provide oxygen and valuable resources. They are one of our best and least protected renewable resources. From trees we get shelter, clothing, and many necessary products such as paper and pencils. As you do your best to save the trees who provide us with so much, celebrate their majestic qualities with these fascinating photoquilt […]

The Nature of Composition – Creating PhotoQuilts

As a child, I was among the millions of children fascinated with a long tube that would bring dazzlingly brilliant colors and designs to my eye with a simple twist of the wrist. As I grew older, I began a small collection of unique kaleidoscopes filled with beads, crystals, and colored paper. These periscopes into […]

PhotoQuilts by Lorelle and Brent VanFossen

After receiving my first sewing machine as a birthday present while Brent and I were on the road across North America, I started experimenting with what I could possibly make. Soon I learned about making quilts, which led to making “watercolor” quilts, a technique of using fabric to “paint” images together. I created some interesting […]