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.)

16-1/2" x 16-1/2"


by Pat Kuhns of Lincoln, Nevada

Artist Statement:

This miniature was inspired by a bed-size antique quilt. From a photograph of the antique quilt, I drafted my own miniature pattern. The floating LeMoyne Stars measure only 1¼” across. Needle-turn appliqué was used for the moons.”

Winner: Second Prize in Miniature

Award sponsored by Pellon

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Photo by Jim Lincoln