Image of quilt titled "It's Not Easy Being Green," by Melisse Laing

Artist Statement: The red-eyed tree frog is a rain-forest amphibian that sleeps by day. When disturbed it flashes its bulging red eyes.

Materials & Techniques: Fabrics hand-dyed by the artist, machine collaged, pieced and quilted, hand appliqued.

30"W x 29"H x 1/2"D

Photographer: Rich Laing