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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Hand quilted and won in Houston!

I am now in Houston and the winners have just been announced. Here are the hand quilted ones (as far as I know, there could be more!):

Founders Award

ElaTED
by TED STORM 
of 'S-GRAVENZANDE, THE NETHERLANDS




First Place Handmade

The Age of Discovery
by SETSUKO MATSUSHIMA 
of OTSU-SHI, SHIGA, JAPAN



Second Place Handmade


Baltimore in the Provence 
by ELLEN HECK 
of SOMIS, CALIFORNIA




Third Place Handmade

Portal to the Sun 
by YUMIKO TAKAMI 
of KAWASAKI-SHI, KANAGAWA PREFECT, JAPAN



Honorable Mention Handmade 

Spring Farm 
by YUKO SAWADA
of KOGANEI-CITY, TOKYO, JAPAN


Dreamtime Innovative Applique 
by ANTONIA HERING 
of HOORN, NOORD-HOLLAND, THE NETHERLANDS



The full list of winners can be found at http://www.quilts.org/winners.html.


Have fun quilting!

6 comments:

  1. aren't these all just so great to look at. When I go to shows it is getting harder and harder to find hand quilted quilts :(

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    1. It is, but when they are there, I do enjoy them more then ever!

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  2. Oh wow, these are allll just amazing!!!

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    1. Thanks! And two of them are Dutch. Hand quilting is still a big thing in Holland. Because there are only about commercial long arm quilters in the whole country.

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  3. Each one I saw today that really bowled me over was from Japan - they must have a lot of free time there! :-)

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