I had two quilts juried into the AQS quilt show in Phoenix, AZ, February 5-8, 2014. Since we were having such a brutal winter here in northern Michigan I was really happy that we had decided to fly out for a brief stop at the show and then a little sight seeing in the beautiful weather in Arizona this time of year.
Upon arrival at the show the first thing I noticed was that an image of my “One Thousand Diamonds” was being used in the registration display. About six pages would loop on the wide screen display and this is what it looked like:
Then I picked up a copy of the show brochure, …
By the way, “One Thousand Diamonds” has 1000 diamond shaped patches made from 1000 different fabrics collected in a charm square exchange with my local quilt group, Lovells Loose Threads.
We spent the rest of the week taking in the local attractions such as the Chihuly exhibit at the Desert Botanical Gardens which was spectacular:
The Heard Museum with Exhibits about Native American Culture and Arts:
And Taliesen West, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Winter Home and School of Architecture:
What a great mini vacation!