"String," by Rosie Lee Tompkins, 1985. Full-sized quilt made of velvet strips.

"Untitled" by Rosie Lee Tompkins, 1986. Hit and miss technique, velvets in black and shades of green.

"Half-squares and Hit and Miss Variations," 1992. Satin and velvet. Incorporating odds and ends from previous quilts to create unexpected color combinations.

"Untitled," 1985. Put together technique. Velvet, satin.

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