More Houston Quilt Photos

Here are a few more photos from the IQA show in Houston recently. The theme of this group is bright colors. There’s a lot of energy here!

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Fiesta by Norma Schlager, Danbury, Connecticut.

And a detail of Fiesta, quilted swirls galore:

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After the Rain by Sandra Gregg, Cambridge, Massachusetts. The composition of this quilt really appeals to me. Definitely some shibori going on, too.

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Tropical Radiance by Rachel Wetzler, St. Charles, Illinois.

And a detail of Tropical Radiance:

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I love the details of this next quilt.

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It’s called My Stash at 50 (aka Log Cabin with an Attitude) by Karen Eckmeier, Kent, Connecticut. My question is fifty what? Fifty different fabrics? Fifty years old? Stash weighs 50 pounds? Stash consumes 50 yards of space? Or possibly, all of the above?

Detail shots:

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And this is All Good Things by Leslie Hall of Longboat Key, Florida:

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The subtlety in the light areas of this piece is amazing. Here’s a detail:

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That’s it for today. More to come!

About Diane Harris

I'm an editor for Quiltmaker magazine in Golden, Colorado, USA. For six years, I wrote pattern instructions, product reviews and how-to articles. Then I spent four years as QM's Interactive Editor, working to generate much of our online content. Now I'm back to patterns and how-tos, which is a great fit for me. I still love writing about quilt-related topics for Quilty Pleasures, and I always have my finger on the pulse of the quilting world. I teach a variety of quilt classes and give guild programs, too. Reach me by email:
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2 Responses to More Houston Quilt Photos

  1. Lynn Jacobs says:

    I’m a shoppe owner in Spokane Washington and would like to purchase your Memory Lane Row of the Month pattern to sell in my store. Please let me know where I can buy wholesale.

    Thanks, Lynn

  2. jaybird says:

    thank you for sharing Diane!! I did not get to spend much time at all in the special exhibits & love seeing all the pics people post!

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