Bissett's Exhibit Incorporates using the following: Photo Deluxe, Digital
Camera and Stitch Painter
Kathleen is an avid quilter and quilt teacher who lectures and gives
workshop at Guilds and Conferences. Her work has been published in Canadian
and Japanese magazines. She has taken an interest in computer quilting
and developed a series classes introducing computer quilting options
available to quilters. Kathleen is also a consummate volunteer who has
contributed greatly to the Canadian Quilters community and was awarded
the Dorothy McMurdie Award for her efforts. In 1992, Kathleen was the
Folk-Artist-in-Residence at the Joseph
Schneider Haus Museum, became President of the CQA/ACC, and had
her first solo quilt exhibit at the museum. She authored Commemorative
Quiltmaking for her exhibit and the show she curated in 1995,
The State of the Art: Quilting Today Exhibit for the museum.
To read more about Kathleen, her awards, accomplishments, activities,
plus see more of her quilts, click
About the following Quilts: The quilts below have been developed as
part of a Coffee Table Series. These quilts can sit on a coffee table
and the tiny modules (one as small as 7 1/2") can be rearranged
in any number of setting arrangements.
(Real Quilt in Fabric!)
This is one module of Star Dance's
six modules sections. It was the first quilt in a series called
The Coffee Table Series. A module of this quilt was photographed
with a digital camera and imported into Photo Deluxe. In
Photo Deluxe, it was duplicated and the pieces arranged
in various setting. 4 of many possible arrangements are show below.
- Program & Equipment used:
Digital Camera and Photo Deluxe
Finished Size: each module is 8 1/2" equilateral
- Date Created: 1994
Module created in Stitch Painter
Module size is: 7 1/2"
Date Created: 1998
4 arrangement of many possible solutions.
was created in Stitch Painter so Kathleen could experiment with
using a graphic program to create quilts. She created one module,
then duplicated the image and experimented with the arrangements.
Remember, each section is a 7 1/2" bound section allowing for
individual movement of each module into multiple arrangements.
- To Contact Maker:
- From: Waterloo,
- e-mail: Kathleen
with more information about Kathleen