Quilt of the Day

The International Quilt Association’s (IQA) annual fall judged show, Quilts: A World of Beauty, premieres at International Quilt Festival/Houston each year and is one of the quilting world’s most prestigious competitions.

(For your viewing pleasure only, pattern is not available.)

34-1/4" x 22-1/2"

In a Flash

by Alison Laurrence of Auckland, New Zealand

Artist Statement:

My quilt was inspired by a slow shutter speed photograph of a cycle race. I have tried to capture the feeling of speed as the cyclists race past in a pack.”

Winner: Third Prize in Art-Pictorial

Award sponsored by Accuquilt

Photo courtesy of IQA.  Visit

Photo by Jim Lincoln