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Sub-Zero

Sub-Zero by Alexandra Tsubota of Torrance, California

Techniques Used:

Machine appliqué, hand piecing, photo transfer/Hand painted and commercial fabrics

Artist Statement:

Several of my past journal pieces have explored a snow theme. This was an opportunity to take those experiments a bit further. Water is one of those elements that we get to experience in all its forms- ice/snow, water, steam. While it holds a fascination for me in all its forms, I think the frozen form has the most variety- from the most delicate lacy snow flake to the hard glossy surface of ice. My quilt represents many of the forms- cracked ice, ice cubes, snow flakes, frozen snow-covered paths, and glacial ice flows.

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