Showing posts with label QuiltCon. Show all posts
Showing posts with label QuiltCon. Show all posts

Friday, March 22, 2013

QuiltCon Virtual Quilt Show: Denyse Schmidt

Welcome back to the last day of the QuiltCon Virtual Quilt Show. Yep, you heard me correctly. Next week things will get back to normal around here. There have been so many amazing quilts to share but I've saved the best for last. The second of the two Special Exhibits was a Denyse Schmidt Retrospective. It was amazing to see so many of her quilts all in one place and I just had to share it with all of you.

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The Straight and Narrow #1
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Snake Charmer
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Pretty Square
fog
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What A Dish
black/white
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Couldn't Keep It To Myself
charcoal
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The Straight and Narrow #2
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Ruby Stripes
espresso, geranium, bone
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Roots
ginger
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Glass House Shelves
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The Straight and Narrow #3
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Courthouse Steps
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String Theory
red
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Hope as the Anchor of the Soul #4
Mount Lebanon Series
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Hope as the Anchor of the Soul #3
Mount Lebanon Series
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Hope as the Anchor of the Soul #2
Mount Lebanon Series
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Works
Special Edition
tangerine/poppy
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Outlaws
From the Denver Series
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4 Crosses
steel
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Single Girl
cherry red
Thanks for stopping by the Quilt Show. Hope you enjoyed it!

Thursday, March 21, 2013

QuiltCon Virtual Quilt Show: Modern Historical Quilts

Welcome back to the QuiltCon Virtual Quilt Show. I've finally been able to share all of the amazing quilts entered in all of the show categories, but there are a few more special quilts to show you. There were two special exhibits at the show, the first of which I'm showing you today. The had an incredible exhibit on Modern Historical Quilts from the collection of Roderick Kiracofe. So let's take a look...


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Strips
C. 1975-2000
Origin Unknown
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String, variation / Four Patch
c. 1950-1975
Found in South Louisiana
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String Grid
C. 1950-1975
Origin Unknown
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Four Patch
c. 1950-1975
Found in Texas
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The Wishing Ring, variation
c. 1930-1950
Possibly made by Eliza Agness
Alabama
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Crazy
c. 1975-2000
Possibly made by Opal Guthrie
Winfield, Alabama
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Spider Web, variation
c. 1940-1970
Made in Hard Bargain, an African American community
Franklin, Tennessee
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Rattlesnake or Snake Trail, variation
c. 1975-2000
Found in Alabama
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Original design
c. 1950-1975
Attributed to "Mrs. Sparks"
Anderson, Indiana
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String with Broken Grid
C. 1940-1960
Possibly made by Sally Owens
Fayette, Alabama
And be sure to come back tomorrow when I wrap up the QuiltCon Virtual Quilt show with a view of the other special exhibit, this time by Denyse Schmidt.

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

QuiltCon Virtual Quilt Show: Minimalist Design

Welcome back to the QuiltCon Virtual Quilt Show. Today is the last competition category I have to show you and it's all about Minimalist Design. But not to worry, I still have some very special quilts to show you during the rest of the week.


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Title: Pa Kua
Made and Quilted by Donna Morales-Oemig
Stow, Massachusetts, USA
Triangle Modern Quilt Guild
Winner: First Place Small Quilts Minimalist Category
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Title: untitled
Made and Quilted by Lindsay Stead
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Winner: First Place Large Quilts Minimalist Category
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Title: 2+2
Made and Quilted by Colleen Wootton
Clinton, Washington, USA
Triangle Modern Quilt Guild
Winner: Second Place Minimalist Category
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Title: don't box me in
Made and Quilted by Tammy Vasser
Olathe, Kansas, USA
Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild
Winner: Third Place Minimalist Category
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Title: Helix
Made and Quilted by Nicole Neblett
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Triangle Modern Quilt Guild
Winner: Honorable Mention Minimalist Category
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Title: Reflection Mini-Quilt
Made and Quilted by Josee Carrier
Mirabel, Quebec, Canada
Montreal Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Chopsticks
Made and Quilted by Silvia Glaubach
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Triangle Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Fractal Quilt
Made and Quilted by Megan Dye
Portland, Oregon, USA

Portland Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Ash Transition in Fiber
Made and Quilted by Lavialle Campbell
Studio City, California, USA

Los Angeles Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Elemental
Made and Quilted by Sue Clayton
Manorville, New York, USA
New York City Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Intersections
Made and Quilted by Alissa Haight Carlton
Los Angeles, California, USA
Los Angeles Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Modern Mondrian
Made and Quilted by Constance Hudson
West Lake Hills, Texas, USA
Austin Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Right Here
Made and Quilted by Thomas Knauer
Utica, New York, USA
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Title: You rule
Made and Quilted by Brigitte Heitland
Werther, Germany
Bielefeld Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Big Love
Made and Quilted by Nova Seals
East Lyme, Connecticut, USA
** I have done my best to find links back to all of the artists but have been unable to find everyone. If you notice an incorrect or missing link please let me know so I can update it immediately**

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Quilt Con Virtual Quilt Show: Improv Part 2

Welcome back to the QuiltCon Virtual Quilt Show. Since the Improv Category was so big, I had to split it up over two days so today I'm back to show you the rest.


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Title: Sing It Out Loud!
Made and Quilted by Karen Anderson-Abraham
Santa Barbara, California, USA
Santa Barbara Modern Quilt Guild
Winner: Quilting Excellence
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Title: Refracted
Made and Quilted by Melissa Corry
Cedar City, Utah, USA
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Title: Waves
Made by Leslie Schmidt
Quilted by The Little Red Quilt House
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Cedar City, Utah, USA
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Title: If Kaffe Met Seuss
Made and Quilted by Susan Strong
Wetaskiwin, Alberta, Canada
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Title: Puzzle Me Not
Made and Quilted by Nicole Maroon
Saratoga Springs, New York, USA
Saratoga Springs Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Fifty Shades of Groovy
Made by Leslie Tucker Jenison
Quilted by Danielle Wilkes
San Antonio, Texas, USA
San Antonio Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Clouds Unmapped
Made and Quilted by Jenna Brand
Dexter, Michigan, USA
Ann Arbor Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Pods
Made by Heather Grant
Quilted by Angela Walters
Austin, Texas, USA
Austin Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: A Very Long Conversation
Made by Rossie Hutchinson
Quilted by Bernie Olszewski
Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA
Ann Arbor Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: 1, 2, 3 Squared
Made and Quilted by Colleen Yarnell
Lewisville, North Carolina, USA
Triad Modern Quilt Guild and Triangle Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: RGB Modern
Made and Quilted by Sherri Lynn Wood
Oakland, California, USA
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Title: Flotsom and Jetsam
Made by Janet McWorkman
Quilted by Jennie Allen
Anchorage, Alaska, USA
Anchorage Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Up In The Air
Made and Quilted by Latifah Saafir
Los Angeles, California, USA
Los Angeles Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Starburst
Made and Quilted by Nicole Neblett
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Triangle Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Natani Blanket
Made and Quilted by Katrina Hertzer
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Calgary Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Noise
Made and Quilted by Leanne Chahley
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Edmonton Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Sunset
Made and Quilted by Marina Kontsevaya
St. Petersburg, Russia
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Title: Texas
Made by Dana Michaelsen
Quilted by Angela Walters
Los Angeles, California, USA
Los Angeles Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Gloria's Quilt
Made and Quilted by Dana Crocco
Austin, Texas, USA
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Title: Pixel Pop
Made and Quilted by Jessica Levitt
Bridgewater, New Jersey, USA
Central Jersey Modern Quilt Guild
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Title: Not so Twin Strips
Made and Quilted by Irelle Beatie
Santa Barbara, California, USA
Santa Barbara Modern Quilt Guild
**I have done my best to find links back to all of the artists but have been unable to find everyone. If you notice an incorrect or missing link please let me know the correct link and I will update immediately.**