Paola Zanda – Re-arranged

Charming Korak

I recently exhibited my works in Colmar and I had the immense fortune to see Pascale Goldenberg’s Korak collection. I was very impressed: the motif of the goose flight was combined with the technique of cross-stitching and that of the patchwork.

I wanted to rebuild a corner of these masterpieces to honor the memory of a wonderful discovery. I used hand-dyed and commercial cotton fabrics, Aida canvas and perlé embroidery threads. I did the assembly by machine, the handmade quilting is invisible because the originals are not doubled.



Close up view:


  1. English quilter

    The use of the diamond motif in different ways is very effective. This is an amazing piece. I love the way that you have blended cross stitch and patchwork together. The color scheme is very effective.

  2. This is lovely, I really like the mix of the cross stitch and the different fabrics; a great idea.

  3. Love the composition and the stunning combination of cross stitch and patchwork. Awesome.

  4. A very nice composition and a perfect second piece for a “Square” series !
    I like the mix of cross stitch and patchwork.

  5. studiociboulette

    Very pretty. I love the way you integrated the cross stitch. Bravo!

  6. How unusual to incorporate cross stitch into the quilt and it produces an effective result. Good work

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