Saturday, May 1, 2010

May - Members' News

Phillida Hargreaves won the grand prize at the Grand National Quilt Show at the Homer Watson House and Gallery in Kitchener!  She's thrilled!
She writes that the show is excellent and well worth a visit. The website is www.homerwatson.on.ca
Her winning piece is called 'The woods are lovely, dark and deep'. An image is on the main SAQA website.

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 Catherine Timm's piece "Quiet Winter Forest" was awarded 2nd Place for Excellence for Representational Wallquilt at the National Juried Show Awards Quilt Canada 2010. 
AND she has just learned it was selected for the SAQA Creative Force 2010 exhibition. Juror Chunghie Lee chose 50 pieces from 384 quilts entered by 179 artists.