Barbara Shapel, Contemporary Fiber Artist

New Dawn (front and back)

Artist Statement:
The sun represents heat, light, and masculine energy. The moon represents contemplation, reflection and feminine energy. This piece speaks to the need for balance between both of these energies.

Cotton fabric; cotton and invisible thread
67” h x 41” w

Awards:
• 2004
      Northwest Quilting Expo
          1st Place, Art Quilt Category

• 2005
      American Quilter’s Society Show
          Juried

• 2006
      Clark County Quilter’s Quilt Show
          Best of Show
          1st Place, Lap Quilts, Viewer’s Choice

     Association of Pacific Northwest Quilters Show
          Judge’s Choice