Sunday, December 4, 2016

Houston 2016 - Special Exhibits Part 2

Hi all -

To finish up my Houston posts for this year, I thought I would just share a scattering of the quilts that I like from some of the other special exhibits. There were so many quilts, I can just give you a smattering. I hope you enjoy them!


Bold Blooms by Kaffe Fassett

Leafy Applique by Kaffe Fassett, Liza Prior Lucy, Rebekah Lynch, Sylvi Sealy, Anita Brady and friends, quilted by Barbara Persing

For the Love of Linens

The Nun's Quilt by Cindy Needham
Wedgewood by Rhonda Dort owned by Rita Carter
Golden Rose by Susan Stewart
Inspired by Color: Art Quilts by Kathy York

Urban Tree by Kathy York
Falling by Kathy York
You Are What You Eat by Kathy York
African Expressions

Orange Africa by Peggy DeLaVergne
Delectable Mountain Star by Peggy DeLaVergne
Landscape Impressions

Aspen Field by Nancy Ryan
The Modern Quilt Guild Showcase

Mod Blocks by Betsy Vinegrad
Arctic Sunset by Elizabeth Dackson

Crystalline by Susan Brubaker Knapp
Cross Woven by Victoria Findlay Wolfe
Artful Improv

Spice of Life by Cindy Grisdela
Painted Desert by Cindy Grisdela
19th Century Patchwork Divas' Treasury of Quilts

Susan's Cabin by Julia Berggren
Hands All Around 2016

YT's Journey by Yoly Tovar
Nature 1 by Bella Kaplan
Wheat Fields by Dianne Firth
Chuck Close Two by Sandra Bruce
In the American Tradition: Appliqued

Sarah's Revival in Blue by Gail Smith, quilted by Karen McTavish
Sunflower Spirit by Lauren Devantier, quilted by Norma Chapin
In the American Tradition: Pieced

Phantasmagoria by Christina Belding, quilted by Lisa Sipes
The Ants' Square Dance by Diane Tenney, quilted by ladies in Indonesia
Somers Bay Sunrise by Diane E. Mitchell, quilted by Jennifer Cabral

Quilt National

Chasms 22 by Beth Carney
The Boundless Energy of Children by Ruth de Vos
Head 7 by Diane Siebels
'Murica by Kristin La Flamme
Colourscape 1 by Inge Hueber
Tactile Architecture

Messages d'Amour by Robin Gold
It Takes a Village by Susan Bleiweiss
Twenty Years of Dear Jane

Dear Vera Mae by Connie Peterson, quilted by Jana O'Brien
Sea of Color, Field of Flowers by Wanda Cracknell
Share Jane coordinated by Kim Caskey and Jeltje van Essen, quilted by Kim Caskey


  1. Nancy, I sure enjoyed all the photos. Thank you for taking the time time to share them on your blog!--Terry

    1. Glad you enjoyed them! Thanks for looking!

  2. Wow Nancy fabulous pictures! I really enjoyed them too.


    1. Thanks! I'm glad you enjoyed them!