Astronomy Quilts
 

 Home Astronomy, 6'x7', 2003.  Nasa's 'Astronomy Picture of the Day, October 17, 2003 (repeated on October 16, 2005); See NASA APOD.  For photos of individual panels, their titles, and their sources (when they have sources), see THIS SITE .


 "What the Hubble Saw," 46"x50", 2004. NASA's 'Astronomy Picture of the Day," November 25, 2004; See NASA APOD for sources of the five Hubble images.

 

'Missouri Skies,' 38"x25", 2006.*  Suggested by a photograph by Dan Bush, at http://www.missouriskies.org (with permission).


'Missouri Skies, #2,' 15"x20", 2007.  Suggested by a photograph by Dan Bush, with permission.

 Italian Meteor Shower, 12"x14", 2004.

Star Dancers, 19"x27", 2007.*  In celebration of the 2007 Winter Solstice.

 

'Home Astronomy" has travelled more than any of my quilts so far.  It spent a year at the Mt. Lick Observatory Visitor Center (thanks to an invitation from Remington Stone, the Director of the Observatory); and it was also an invited special exhibit at the International Quilt Show in Houston, in 2006.

 

'What the Hubble Saw" has also done some travelling as part of the International Quilt Show/Houston 2007's special travelling exhibit, 'The Skies the Limit.'