Artist Statement

Artist Statement – Linda Anderson

Everyone everywhere has a story. I am compelled and attracted to find that moment that captures the essence of the person and share it through the medium of fine art quilts, merging the two elements that are closest to my heart: drawing and sewing.

What grabs my heart the most are peoples of different cultures and circumstances. A lot of my work is about expressing the uniqueness of humans around the world, while celebrating the ordinary moments of people doing what they do that often goes unnoticed. It is the combination of high drama from strong value contrast and color that catch your eye and the gentle delicacy seen up close that defines my approach to fine art quilts.

Here’s a list of associations I belong to.