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    • 2012
    • International Quilt Festival/Cincinnati
      April 13-15, 2012
      Preview Night & Classes
      begin April 12
      Cincinnati, Ohio
      Duke Energy Convention Center
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    • International Quilt Market/Spring
      May 18-20, 2012
      Classes begin May 17
      Kansas City, Missouri
      Kansas City Convention Center
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      July 27-29, 2012
      Preview Night & Classes
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      Long Beach, California
      Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center
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      Fall

      October 27-29, 2012
      Classes begin October 26
      Houston, Texas
      George R. Brown Convention Center
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      November 1-4, 2012
      Preview Night October 31
      Classes begin October 29
      Houston, Texas
      George R. Brown Convention Center
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From the special exhibit: West Coast Wonders 2010

An annual juried exhibit that showcases quilts dedicated to the beauty of the West Coast of North America. Be it cities, bays, coastlines, cliffs, birds, or the weather, the geographical area has so many amazing things to offer the eye.

         

Eruption

Carolyn Anastos
Hull, Massachusetts
USA


Techniques:
Machine piecing and quilting

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Frosty Winter Morning

Terry Aske
New Westminster, British Columbia
Canada


Techniques:
Machine piecing; free-motion machine quilting

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Rusty Maple

Terry Aske
New Westminster, British Columbia
Canada


Techniques:
Machine piecing; free-motion machine quilting

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Starry Winter Night

Terry Aske
New Westminster, British Columbia
Canada


Techniques:
Machine piecing; free-motion machine quilting

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Coastal Curtains

Emilie M. Belak
Danville, Washington
USA


Techniques:
Painting; dyeing; raw-edge appliqué; machine stitching and quilting

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Horned Puffins of the Pacific

Emilie M. Belak
Danville, Washington
USA


Techniques:
Machine appliqué and quilting; couching; painting; dyeing

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Birch Tree Sunlight

Pam Berry
Lincoln, California
USA


Techniques:
Piecing; appliqué; hand embellishment; machine and hand quilting

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Hope Springs Eternal

Phyllis Binkley
Hemet, California
USA



Techniques:
Raw-edge appliqué; needle felting; dyeing; machine stitching

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Jelly Fish Pink

Sonia Callahan
Piedmont, California
USA


Techniques:
Machine stitching; couching; machine quilting

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Orcas of the Pacific

Kathleen Carter
Chino Hills, California
USA





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It Came from Beneath the Sea

Roberta Deluz
Benicia, California
USA


Techniques:
Painting; threadpainting; fusible appliqué; free-motion quilting

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Into the Jungle

Joan Dyer
Grass Valley, California
USA


Techniques:
Piecing; couching

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Rainbow Canyon

Grace J. Errea
Laguna Niguel, California
USA


Techniques:
Machine appliqué; machine quilting

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Ruby in the Emerald Forest

Barb Forrister
Austin, Texas
USA


Techniques:
Hand dyeing; painting; couching; machine appliqué and quilting

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Australian Rose Window

Sandra Hart
Davis, California
USA


Techniques:
Photo transfer; free-motion quilting

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California Poppies

Jane Herlihy
Oakland, California
USA


Techniques:
Fusing; machine appliqué; machine embroidery; machine quilting

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Floaters

Sara Kelly, Anna Koelewyn, and Grace Hoya
Hanford, California
USA


Techniques:
Painting; machine piecing; machine quilting; hand beading

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Catching Rays, Venice Boardwalk

Sherry Davis Kleinman
Pacific Palisades, California
USA


Techniques:
Fusible machine appliqué; couching; painting

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Forest Symphony

Sandra E. Lauterbach
Los Angeles, California
USA


Techniques:
Fusing; machine quilting and appliqué

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King Arthur’s Carrousel

Sandra E. Lauterbach
Los Angeles, California
USA


Techniques:
Couching; needlepunching; machine appliqué and quilting

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Pursonal Passion

Sandra E. Lauterbach
Los Angeles, California
USA


Techniques:
Painting; inking; coloring with pencils; fusing; machine appliqué and quilting

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Northwest Hydrangea

Sally Manke
Arcadia, Michigan
USA


Techniques:
Confetti cutting technique; machine quilting

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Sequoia

Teri McHale
Valley Center, California
USA


Techniques:
Fused appliqué; decorative stitching; machine quilting; dyeing

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Sacred Gate (Torii)

Salli McQuaid
Walla Walla, Washington
USA


Techniques:
Piecing; machine quilting and embroidery; sashiko

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Cannas

Denise Oyama Miller
Fremont, California
USA


Techniques:
Fusible appliqué; machine quilting

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Swirling Leaves No. 2

Denise Oyama Miller
Fremont, California
USA


Techniques:
Silkscreening; stamping; painting; hand and machine appliqué; beading; machine quilting

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Aloha Loihi

Nancy Parmelee
Sonoma, California
USA


Techniques:
Hand appliqué and quilting

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The Wonders of Reading

Pat Rollie
Los Angeles, California
USA


Techniques:
Machine appliqué; free-motion quilting; hand embroidery

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Between Light and the Sea Where They Play

Ann Sanderson
Nevada City, California
USA


Techniques:
Hand dyeing; machine piecing; machine appliqué; beading

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Twilight in the Coastal Redwoods

Ann Sanderson
Nevada City, California
USA


Techniques:
Hand dyeing; discharging; piecing

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Flowers are a Bloom

Cherie Shaeffer and Joyce Woodall
Cottonwood, California
USA


Techniques:
Machine piecing; machine appliqué; machine quilting; hand painting

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Starfish Rising

Sherrie Spangler
Gig Harbor, Washington
USA


Techniques:
Hand painting; beading; embroidery; hand and machine quilting

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Turtle Talk

Laurie Sullivan
The Woodlands, Texas
USA


Techniques:
Machine piecing; machine quilting

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El Dorado Crush

B. Lynn Tubbe
Georgetown, California
USA


Techniques:
Raw-edge fusing; machine appliqué; machine quilting

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Desert Wonder

Linda W. Visnaw
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
USA


Techniques:
Inking; threadpainting

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Moving Mountains

Terry Waldron
Anaheim, California
USA


Techniques:
Raw-edge machine appliqué; hand appliqué; machine drawing

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Best of Show

Donna Watter
Sierra Madre, California
USA


Techniques:
Piecing; appliqué

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Balancing Act

Sally Gould Wright
Los Angeles, California
USA


Techniques:
Machine appliqué; free-motion quilting

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