DANCE

 

 
Great news for all FANS who LOVE the Wendy Mamattah Asabone patterns! This is for YOU! I have a FREE pattern called DANCE published in the upcoming September 2015 issue of American Quilter magazine. It has a great instructional guide line and any level of quilter can make it.
This art piece called 'Dance' is Stunning!...

 

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Asabone Dance

 

In Ghana the beat of drums symbolize the heartbeat of a community. Such is the power of drumming and dancing, to touch the souls of those who hear its rhythm. ‘Asabone’ in Ghana means wild dancing. In an African community, beating the drum gives one another a welcoming sense of belonging. 
It is a time to connect with each other, and be part of that...

 

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Asabone Dance

 

In Ghana the beat of drums symbolizes the heartbeat of a community. Such is the power of drumming and dancing, to touch the souls of those who hear its rhythm. ‘Asabone’ in Ghana means wild dancing. In an African community, beating the drum gives one another a welcoming sense of belonging. 
It is a time to connect with each other, and be part of that...

 

In Private Collection

 

Baobab Market

 

African women work so hard to keep their families together and attend to their needs, the women sell at local food markets, go to the river side daily, and are home in time to be mothers and prepare the evening meal. 

African women are very industrious people, and In African society, when you educate a man you lift an individual, but when you educate a...

 

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Nature's Splendor

 

Growing up in Ghana West Africa, we had lots of livestock that my dad loved to breed; there were chicken, duck, geese, pigs, sheep, goat, turkey, rabbit, guinea pig, and grass cutter. This made me develop a love for nature and animals, daddy also loved to cultivate the food for these creatures, so we always...

 

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LOVE

 

LOVE
Seahorses are fish that are covered with bony plates and not scales. Males are responsible for child bearing, they fertilize and carry eggs the female deposits into the males pouch, and he carries them to term. Once born, baby seahorses are on their own and they swim away.
 
Sea horses are found in the warm waters of the...

 

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Color of Aspen

 

Color of Aspen
Aspen are the most widely distributed tree species in North America, ranging from Alaska to Newfoundland and down the Rocky Mountains to Mexico. Utah and Colorado are home to the largest portion of natural acreage of aspen in the World. 
They are the most visible of western North American hardwoods providing wildlife...

 

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Under The African Waters

 

Dimensions: 32W 271/2L
This quilt is my idea of under water water life. A lot of the fabrics I used came from African prints, using hand dyed batiks felt  so unleashing, plunging me into a water world of color. This quilt is glass beaded all over to give that illusion of bubbles which the fish blow while they breathe,  with lots of thread...

 

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Oh! What a wonderful world

 

This is my latest artwork, and again its an under water scene, I got my inspiration from a whole bunch of under water pictures I had been looking at.
 
It is amazing to discover that inside the ocean is a world of its own. There are fishes that fly, some that look like humans and animals, others look like insects, and I also realize that every thing on...

 

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Beautiful Nonsense

 

 Dimensions 341/2 L 53W
Beautiful Nonsense is the name of this latest art work which was a picture so stuck in my mind because I had watched so much of the oil spill in the Gulf on television. I thought of using some of the leak shots I had saved in an abstract fiber art work, and I decided to change things a little by...

 

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PUBLISHED!! American Quilter Magazine

DANCE
Great news for all FANS who LOVE the Wendy Mamattah Asabone patterns! This is for YOU! I have a FREE pattern called DANCE published in the upcoming September 2015 issue of American Quilter magazine. It has a great instructional guide line and any level of quilter can make it.
This art piece called 'Dance' is Stunning!

Quilters may have received a copy of the upcoming issue already, well this is a chance to have an Original pattern of mine Free to download, or Free when you get a copy of the September American Quilter Magazine with no sweat at all, how cool is that!!

Go get the pattern! Quilt your heart out! Every one is welcome to share their art pieces with me. I would love to see what quilters come up with.

Happy Quilting!

~~~~~~Wendy Mamattah.

 

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