The quilts at AQS in Charlotte were inspiring, and there were more modern ones than at most AQS shows. Here are 11of my favorites. They aren’t necessarily the judges’ favorites; those are available on the AQS website here. I judge mainly on innovative or attractive overall design; the judges have another set of rules. I hope you enjoy my choices!
The Modern Design Challenge had loads of great quilts, but I only took pictures of my very, very favorites:
There was a display of art quilts, including this one by an art quilter whose work I really like:
And I liked this quilt by Miriam C. Coffey, who is in one of my guilds:
And there was a big display of quilts from the Tentmakers of Cairo. I’d heard about them (from you, Bert!) so I was glad to see some of their work:
And finally, some quilts I just liked for various reasons: