One of the fun things about the Houston show is the variety of special exhibits. There were over 40 different special exhibits and here are a few shots of one the was fun and lighthearted.
I really don't envy the judges their job. With so many excellent and innovative quilts, the selection of the prize winners must be difficult.
Here is an example of a very wonderful competition quilt from the embellishment category. It is all designed with buttons.
|Red Sunflower by Susan Bianchi|
These quilts are some competition quilts from the Art-People, Portraits, and Figures category.
|I Love You More! by Laurie Mayo|
|Chasing Bubbles by Hiroko Miyama and Masanobu Miyama|
|My Son by Chi Chen Wen|
|Darn, I can't find where i wrote the title and maker of this quilt.....sorry.|
|The Flowers Which Bloom Someday by Kumiko Ishii|
I'll post more next week.. Until then, if you have any news to share with other members from our SAQA region, let me know!