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Lutgard Gerber-Billiau,
Grimbergen, Belgium

Because I'm Fleming... #1/ Omdat ik Vlaming ben …#2
H: 70cm/ 271/2” – W: 69cm/ 27”

Materials: Self-dyed cotton fabric, organza
Techniques: Self-dyed cotton fabric, silk-screened with acrylic paint, computer printed images, machine pieced, appliqué and quilted.

Artist Statement:
The flag of Flanders (northern part of Belgium) is a black lion in a yellow field. I used warmer colours to make my lion softer. The pattern of the lion is made after the official logo of the Flemish community.

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