Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Modern Solstice

Last Friday, a new exhibit went up at Island Quilter! And that would be "Modern Solstice", an inspiring collection of star quilts from the Seattle Modern Quilt Guild.
I couldn't resist getting a photo right off of my "Auspicious Sky" hanging in the line up!

I'm going to omit the commentary, and just let you enjoy "the show" . . .
"Seattle Star" by Katie Pedersen

by Carrie Franklin




"Harlequin Star" by Ara Jane Olufson

by Louise Wackerman and the Nurture Circle of do.Good Stitches

by Vicki


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by Blair Stocker

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"Seeing Stars" by Katie Pedersen

left quilt is "Meteorite" by Grace Lainhart; right quilt unknown

by Meaghan Quinlin

by Kirsten Ballou

by Megan Riley

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"Auspicious Sky" by moi!

I'm afraid I missed getting pictures of a couple, and apologize for any credit omissions, but you can see there really were some lovely quilts. It was quite a pleasure to see them up close and personal and mingle with my fellow guild-mates. Honestly, a pretty great way to spend a Friday night!

20 comments:

  1. Great quilt show- such variations on the one 'star' theme! And too many to pick a favourite! Thanks for sharing your visit!

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  2. Star quilts are my favorite and this is such a lovely galaxy! Congrats on this wonderful show!

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  3. What a great show, wish I were in the area to enjoy it in person! Thanks for sharing all the photos, made me feel like I got to be there :) And I adore your Auspicious Sky quilt! So beautiful!

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  4. Looks like a great show! Thanks for sharing the photos, Debbie!

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  5. Wow! I love all the variations of liberated stars. thanks for sharing these.

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  6. Thanks for the lovely quilt show! I enjoyed seeing all of those star quilts. Love the nurture circle DGS one. And yay, you're famous! :) Your star quilt is bigger than I thought it was. For some reason I thought it was something like half that size!

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  7. Wow! There was some serious talent in that exhibit!! Thanks for sharing!

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  8. Great pics, even the one with you and your amazing quilt - thanks for sharing them!

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  9. These are all fab, but I think my favourite is that one by Carrie Franklin

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  10. thank you for sharing! They are all so amazing!

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  11. So many gorgeous quilts! Including yours! Thanks for sharing them. : )

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  12. That's so great, Debbie! It's nice to see you with your quilt.

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  13. Wow, there are some gorgeous quilts there! Thanks for sharing :)

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  14. A very nice show! Thanks for sharing the pictures. It's good to see you and your lovely quilt too!

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  15. yayy!! great show! thanks for sharing, how awesome to see your own hanging there!!

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  16. Beautiful quilts! Your guild has some real talent in it!

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  17. What an amazing collection of quilts. I'm so glad you get to be part of this inspirational modern quilting group.

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  18. Wow, what a talented group of quilters, I love every single one. Your quilt sure looks great in that show.

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