Kantha Quilt - Little ThingsGreenleaf Gallery - Bannockburn
Betsy Olmsted is an artist known for her lighthearted designs and cheerful color. This new design is filled with all the Little Things in life that can make each day all the more special. A modern take on traditional kantha quilts, this is digitally printed with Betsy's original hand painted design and hand quilted using traditional kantha techniques. Super soft, lightweight, 100% cotton. Solid colored backing. Small batch & ethically made in India. Machine wash and dry.
Dimensions: 50″ x 70″
About the Artist:
Betsy Olmsted is the woman behind her namesake brand know for its nature inspired prints and imaginative color. With a childhood dream of becoming a naturalist, Betsy has always adored animals and possessed an intrinsic fascination with the natural world, collecting specimens which have become subjects in her art. Through her travels and study, Betsy learned to value objects of meaning: art, culture, antiques, and, most notably, textiles. Upon majoring in studio art at Skidmore College she spent four inspiring months studying in India before receiving a Master's Degree in Textile Design from Philadelphia University. Betsy's passion for creatures and flora, hues and patterns, artistic expression and material culture formed the foundation for her company.