Moonlight Bay by Denise Giardullo

Moonlight Bay

Denise Giardullo

Stone Ridge, New York, USA

Artist Statement

Inspired by the song, “Moonlight Bay,” as sung by Doris Day, and listened to on YouTube.

One evening, gazing at the moon, I envisioned “Moonlight Bay.” It would be a lovely summer evening, two lovers sailing along, the moon’s reflection shining on the water.


Original design, hand-dyed fabric, hand-painted commercial fabrics, machine pieced, machine quilting, hand embroidery.


Original, hand-dyed fabric, hand painted commercial fabric, tulle, Angelina fibers, machine quilted and hand embroidered.