June 26, 2014

Quilt Showcase 2014

April 6, 2011
.... if this is your first attempt at appliqué I’m looking forward to seeing your appliqué quilts in shows in a few years time....
Little did I realise when the above comment was left on my Yahoo photo album that I would be writing this post.  
"A few years time" - that's a long way down the track and a lot of learning, maybe one or two more applique quilts into the future. 
The power of encouragement is AWESOME! 
Without it I would not have finished the quilt and without it I would not have entered it into a quilt show.
But here it is ... 
Quilt Showcase 2014 
(Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre) 
Heart's Desire 
(My Heart is Blue)

Thank you to EVERYONE
PS: - That is a "Highly Commended" Ribbon attached to it !


A closer look at my ribbon (It is the first I have ever won for anything!)

Thank you to the Award Sponsor :- PK Fabrics NSW (Aust)
for the prize of two Moda Fabric packs.
Harvest Moon Kansas Troubles Quilters Layer Cake
and
Get a Clue with Nancy Drew 22 pce pack




8 comments:

  1. Well done Wendy. Wowwwwww what a beauty, I knew I would see your quilts hang one day you fabric and colour blending is stunning. I'm thrilled to see others love it as much as I do. It Was special nice that Esther saw it too. Enjoy every bit of the glamor it is receiving you deserve it. Cheers Glenda

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  2. Congratulations, Wendy! It was great to see you and your quilt at the show.

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  3. Oh my, if I'm half as good as you in a few years, I will be happy.....beautiful work and well deserved, but then you do come from the best city in the world, just like me!

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  4. Fantastic! It's so fun to see those finished quilts after having seen some of us working on this one together.

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  5. Congratulations! I knew you'd win something on your first try of entering! :D I'm so glad that you did put submit some of your quilts into the show.

    I'm so sad that I'm not going to be able to get a photo of you and your quilt at the show!

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  6. Oh Wendy BRAVO and congratulations on your well deserved ribbon. Your quilt is awesome. Hugs Bunny

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  7. Your quilt is gorgeous! I've just joined Esther's group. Everything about your quilt is inspiring. Thank you!

    Carole S.

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