Sunday, August 13, 2017

quilt national 17 with live interviews

Quilt of Fantastical Things by Judith Quinn Garnett
40" x 40"  acrylic paint, cotton canvas, threads, felt, linen and bottle caps
detail of Quilt of Fantastical Things
 Fatigue Threshold by Amy Meissner
70" x 54"   abandoned quilt top, vintage domestic textiles, cotton embroidery floss
Detail of Fatigue Threshold
Shift 1 by Liz Axford
75" x 69"  hand dyed cotton
Award of Excellence
Detail of Shift 1
Defining Moments 12:  NO means NO  by Carol Larson
49" x 39"   cotton sateen, perle cotton, textile paint
Detail of NO means NO
 Whitewater by Benedicte Caneill
36" x 36"  cotton fabric, textile paint, mono printed and quilted
Detail of Whitewater
L'oiseau de Mme Wazoh  by Ginny Smith
38" x 36"  feedbag dishtowel and cotton
Detail of Mme Wazoh
Soft Summer Gone by Judy Martin
100" x 100"  plant dyed silk, silk and wool threads, hand stitched
Lynne Goodman Borgman Award for Surface Design
also  Surface Design Association award for Surface Design

Click on our names for the individual 2 minute videos produced by Quilt National of those of us who attended the opening.
detail of Soft Summer Gone
full view is here

"Many of the individual artists clearly have given heart and soul to create some of the best work of their careers and I emphatically congratulate them"  Nancy Crow - founder of Quilt National and juror of QN 17


  1. thank you for the links, these are all such major works!

  2. Linda2:16 pm

    Congratulations on another beautiful quilt.

  3. thank you for sharing! love your quilt

  4. Congratulations on your awards!

    An altogether intriguing exhibit.

  5. P.S. Have now listened to several of the interviews...I am in awe.

  6. huge congratulations, judy and what amazing company you keep. wow!


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