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Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Houston Quilt Pics 3

More quilts from Houston. . .and just a note, this is a very small sampling of the quilts that are in the contest, there are so many beautiful quilts, it would take a year to show them all!

Art Miniature Category:
"Present" by Megumi Mizuno of Japan
 "Tomatoes, Basil and Garlic" by Sarah Ann Smith of Hope, Maine
"Wind" by Masanobu Miyama of Japan
Winner of $5,000 Award for Thread Artistry
Traditional Miniature Category: 
 "Home at Last" by Kaye Koler of Amherst, Ohio
Innovative Applique Category:

"Illinois Album" by Jane Sassaman of Harvard, Illinois
Winner of $5,000 Award for Innovative Artistry

Mixed Technique Category:
 "Twirly Balls and Pinwheels" by Sue Garman of Friendswood, Texas
Painted Surface Category:
 "A Bright Sun-shiny Day" by Terri Stegmiller of Mandan, North Dakota
 "Ricky and Lucy" by Nancy Sterett Martin and Karen Sistek of Owensboro, Kentucky
Traditional Applique Category:
 "Gorsuch Family Quilt Circa 1840 Revisited" by Margo Hardie of Australia
Winner of $7,500 Founders Award
"Forever in My Heart" by Lahala Phelps of Bonney Lake, Washington
Winner of $5,000 for Traditional Artistry

"Celebration of Feathered Star and Wildflowers" by Helen Rode, Jan Graetzel, Joanie Wyatt, Colleen Zabreznik and 18 friends of Vereins Quilt Guild of Fredericksburg, Texas
Traditional Pieced Category:

"Mass Maples" by Timna Tarr of Shadley, Massachusetts
"A Truly Feathered Star" by Karen Sievert of Bailey, North Carolina
"Sparkle" by Sharon Hansen of McKeesport, PA
"Forest of Life" by Kyoko Akaike of Japan
 "Recycled Silk Ties:  No Necks Needed" by Virginia Anderson of Shoreline, Washington
"Sun and Sand" by Linda McGibbon of Beaverton, Michigan
 And finally, my quilt, "Color My World."
I will show a few more from the show including the Best of Show winner in my next post, stay tuned!


  1. Oh, I missed your Color My World. It's beautiful! I love Trip Around The World quilts.

  2. These are all stunning! And I love the border effect on your Color My World quilt. Fantastic!