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 not available.)

72" x 66"

Bohemian Fireworks

by Sandra Peterson of Muncie, Indiana

Artist Statement:

This quilt design was hand drafted, which is still my favorite design process. I chose dark, grayed-down jewel tones and low contrast, because I wanted the viewer to be drawn in to see the intricate piece work.”

Winner: First Prize in Innovative Pieced

Award sponsored by Omnigrid

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Photo by Jim Lincoln