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Majestic Mosaic

Karen Kay Buckley and Renae Haddadin2014

The National Quilt Museum

The National Quilt Museum
Paducah, United States

"Karen's inspiration for the quilt came years ago when she fell in love with some of the design elements on a gift bag. Calling herself ""old school"" for her method of drafting designs on plain white paper, Karen began reworking the elements, changing the colors, and eventually designing two blocks that gave the appearance of a third where the corners meet.

The front is Karen's quilt,"" Renae says, ""but the back is my space. Her appliqués are so intricate, I'm always looking for designs that will enhance the design without overwhelming or competing with it."

Details

  • Title: Majestic Mosaic
  • Creator: Karen Kay Buckley, Renae Haddadin
  • Date Created: 2014
  • Physical Location: Collection of The National Quilt Museum
  • Location Created: Sandy, Utah, United States
  • Physical Dimensions: 86” x 86”
  • Subject Keywords: Quilt
  • Type: Quilt
  • External Link: The National Quilt Museum
  • Medium: Fabric
  • Techniques Used: Machine appliquéd, longarm machine quilted
  • Materials Used: Cottons, Silk Radiance on back (cotton/silk blend), batting is one layer 80%cotton 20% poly, second layer 100% wool,silk threads, polyester threads
  • Accession Number: 2015.01.01

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