The Australian Quilters did very well with 5 quilters succeeding. Quilters from The Netherlands also scooped many awards.
I have been endeavouring to show you images from the shows and some items of interest that may not have made the usual channels for viewing. Here are some more.
The Quilted Yurt in the USA by Linzi Upton from Scotland certainly drew attention. It is pieced, free-motion quilted and painted. Linzi said the idea first occurred to her when she was considering how to insulate the canvas of the Yurt she has in her garden. Amazing. Inside was a whole array of treasures.
The display of dolls was incredible with this year's challenge "The Charmed and Mystical Gypsy". There were so many but here's a glimpse.