Quiltcon


Posted on February 27th, by Amy in Etsy, Quilt Show. 8 comments

Hi there! I’ve mostly caught up on sleep and emails since being gone for the weekend – and want to share a few quilts and highlights from Quiltcon with you!  My roomie April, and I had fun checking out Austin after the full days of classes and lectures. Here’s a few of the quilts that were hanging, check out the Modern Quilt Guild site for more pictures soon.

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Tribute to BC Binning – Made and quilted by Diane Thompson

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Reflections in Grey – Made and quilted by Mary Marcotte

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RonQuilt: The Ron Swanson Quilt – Made and quilted by Monica Solorio-Snow

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Psychedelic Baby – Made and quilted by Katie Pedersen

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Two of my quilts were hanging as well – it was great fun to see them admired by many!

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Sunday Morning I was the workshop assistant for Yoshiko Jinzenji, and her transparency class.  The beauty of this quilt is so hard to capture with a camera.  The organza fabric over the pieces gives the quilt a shimmer.  I’m looking forward to working with this technique soon!

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I couldn’t help but capture everyone geeking out with their cameras!

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There were lots of good chats with friends and the show was fantastic!  I’m already looking forward to Quiltcon 2015 details!

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If you made it this far…I’m destashing on etsy.  

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Thanks for reading! I’m working on a deadline for next week, and catching up on laundry.

hugs – Amy





8 thoughts on “Quiltcon

  1. 1
    Michele says:

    Major jealous here that I couldn’t be there. I’ll be planning it for 2015 for sure.

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    Dolores says:

    Thanks for the mini quilt show. Lovely work.

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    Rene' says:

    QuiltCon was amazing!!!! Sad to have missed seeing you there. I did enjoy seeing your quilts though.

  4. 4

    Hi Amy, Beautiful quilts!! Thank you for sharing.

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    Anne says:

    Amy, thanks so much for sharing QuiltCon. It sounds and looks like it was a lot of fun. I was fortunate to have a couple of quilts in the show but unfortunately wasn’t there myself so really love seeing it all online.

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    Jodi says:

    It was nice to meet you in Yoshiko’s transparancy class, which was one of the highlights of QuiltCon. I would happily geek out again over her stellar work. Your quilts looked great in the show, too!

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    Holly says:

    I was glad to get a chance to meet you briefly at QuiltCon to thank you in person for all your work on BQF! Can’t wait for 2015!

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    Mary says:

    Thanks Amy for including my quilt “Reflections in Grey”! You did a great job taking pictures. Wasn’t the show really inspiring? I would be hard pressed to name one favorite thing, it was all very relaxed and enjoyable. Everyone I spoke to was having a great time and several said they liked that they could take their time and still see all the quilts. I wish we could have met, that would have made it even better.

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