You may know Gwen Marston as a living legend in the quilt making world. Perhaps you followed her illustrious "Liberated Quiltmaking" phase. If you're lucky you've heard her lecture, participated in one of her workshops, or otherwise met her in person. Or maybe you're about to discover her for the first time.
No matter how you've come to know Gwen's work, this in-depth journey into her lifelong love affair with fabric, color, and design will inspire you for as long as you create.Explore a life lived in stitches and witness the aesthetic evolution of a treasured quilt making artist. Immerse yourself in the beauty of detailed, up-close photos that will inspire and delight you.
Revel in this dazzling self-curated collection of Gwen Marston's more than five-decade passion for quilt making. Her masterful body of work is presented in a single vibrant coffee table book of stunning photography for the first time ever. From her early pieces inspired by Mennonite quilts to her innovative work with applique and texture to her exploration of modern design, Gwen's aesthetic has remained a glorious marriage of freedom in construction, expert use of unexpected colors and negative space, and happy design surprises. See more than 80 quilts representing more than 40 years and a variety styles - all united by a common thread: the artist Gwen Marston.