Barbara Shapel, Contemporary Fiber Artist

Circles III (front and back)
83" h x 42" w


Detail view of back

Artist Statement:
This piece features circles that have Japanese family crests quilted into them. Some of the crests represent the Murakami, Enomoto, and Hirahara families; other crests I chose to represent my children, family ties, my grandmother, and myself.

3rd in my series of Circles Quilts

Cotton fabric, rayon & cotton threads
83” h x 42”w