Sunday, September 26, 2010

September - Members' News

Hardie: From Town to Country
From Pat Hardie:  My artquilt, From Town to Country, will be part of this year's International Quilt Festival in Houston as part of the 500 Artquilts special exhibit. The annual Merrickville Artists' Guild Studio Tour is this weekend and next - Sept.25-26 & Oct.2-3. Tour brochures are available from  the Guild's website at

From Elaine Quehl:  Two of my pieces, "Forgiveness" and "Losses 2" have been juried into "Art Quilts XV:Needleplay" at the Chandler Center for the Arts, Chandler, Arizona.  "In the Act" has been juried into Quilts=Art=Quilts at the Schweinfurth Memorial Art Centre, Auburn, NY.  I have been selected to be one of the featured artists in "Art Quilt Portfolio: The Natural World", a new book by Lark Books, edited by Martha Sielman, to be released 2012.

Jean Gerster has also had a piece accepted into Quilts=Art=Quilts.  Congratulations, Jean!