This quilt is inspired by a NASA photo called Mountains of Creation, which lies at the eastern edge of the giant stellar nursery W5, about 7000 light years from the constellation Cassiopeia. You can see the inspirational photo here:
It is 54" x 52". The gas cloud applique is made from Angelina fibers and is covered with black veil and quilted. The black blocks on the border sides have black-on-black constellations embroidered on them. I completed this quilt in 2008.