high tide

Cindy Erickson
42″w x 40″l

Cindy Erickson started her career as an interior designer in Arizona and Utah, then specialized in creating applique wall hangings and clothing for boutiques. Since being introduced to the rotary cutter and half-square triangle, she’s been unstoppable. Erickson makes commission quilts and samples for various international companies and individuals. She is an NQA-certified quilt judge and teaches quilting and clothing specialty classes at Bernina Sewing Center in Omaha as well as lecturing and teaching classes around the country. She has been published in Quiltmaker, Fons and Porters magazine and leisure arts publications. Her quilts have been shown at AQS, Houston, PIQS and NQA. Below are her thoughts on the creation of “High Tide.”

“This is an interpretation of the element water. I thought of the colors of water, and the movement and flow of our most precious element. This piece uses had dyed and commercial fabrics.”

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