Barbara Shapel, Contemporary Fiber Artist

Motherlove Back
Motherlove - Back

Motherlove Back Detail
Motherlove - Back Detail


Motherlove Front Detail
Motherlove - Front Detail


Artist Statement:

The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. A mother's love is the nest we come from. It is instinctual, unconditional, and forever.

The piece is dedicated to all those mothers who think their baby is the most beautiful in all the world.


• 2012

     Northwest Quilting Expo, Portland, OR
          2nd Place, Best Use of Thread in Quilting

     APWQ, Tacoma, WA