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"Tribal Fusion" was inspired from a drawing done in Sherry's creative design course by Tom Russell. This piece is the first of Sherry's "tratempory" quilts and is a fusion of Tom's contemporary flair combined with Sherry's love for tradition.

Some of the awards this quilt has won include 1st Place Best Wall Quilt AQS Paducah 2008, 1st Place Innovative Wholecloth MQS 2008, and 1st Place APNQ 2008.

Star Members can watch Sherry in Show 1904: The Appearance of Appliqué.

TribalFusionbySherryRogersHarrison - 36 Pieces Non-Rotating

TribalFusionbySherryRogersHarrison - 100 Pieces Non-Rotating

TribalFusionbySherryRogersHarrison - 289 Pieces Non-Rotating

TribalFusionbySherryRogersHarrison - 36 Pieces Rotating

TribalFusionbySherryRogersHarrison - 100 Pieces Rotating

TribalFusionbySherryRogersHarrison - 289 Pieces Rotating

Original Photo: Gregory Case

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This black and white wholecloth quilt by Sherry Rogers-Harrison just knocks our socks off.

This work was inspired from a drawing done in Sherry's creative design course by Tom Russell. This piece is the first of Sherry's "tratempory" quilts and is a fusion of Tom's contemporary flair combined with Sherry's love for tradition.

Some of the awards this quilt has won include 1st Place Best Wall Quilt AQS Paducah 2008, 1st Place Innovative Wholecloth MQS 2008, and 1st Place APNQ 2008.

Star Members can watch Sherry in Show 1904: The Appearance of Appliqué.

Original Photo: Gregory Case

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Here we are at Show #8. Have you been able to guess the shows? We will put up a picture in the newsletter/blog, with a clue, and you have to guess which show it's from and just what might be going on in the picture. Guess correctly and you could WIN A TQS DVD. Fill in the information under the photo and hit the "submit" button to enter your answer. We will randomly pick one winner per newsletter to receive a DVD that contains this show.  Answers and winners will be posted in the September 2 Weekend Fun.

PLEASE DO NOT ENTER YOUR ANSWER IN THE COMMENT SECTION.

Don't worry - we will post the answers after Show #10.

Here's your next photo and clue for Show #8:

This show features a British-born textile artist who loves to create landscape quilts and apparently loves surprises as well.  Which show is it?

 

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A lifelong lover of animals, Barbara Yates Beasley says, "it is all about capturing the expression of the animal and finding its soul, that makes a photograph or a quilt look realistic."  Watch as she creates that realism in this time-lapse video.

Star Members can learn how she does it in Show 1905: Animal Portraits.

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If you were paying attention you probably figured out that this was the zoom quilt featured in the Wednesday newsletter, so you may already know what it looks like. If not, don't cheat and peek. Give the puzzle a try first.

Click here to see the quilt as a Zoom quilt.

Star Members can watch Sherry in Show 1904: The Appearance of Appliqué.

MillefioribySherryRogersHarrison - 36 Pieces Non-Rotating

MillefioribySherryRogersHarrison - 100 Pieces Non-Rotating

MillefioribySherryRogersHarrison - 289 Pieces Non-Rotating

MillefioribySherryRogersHarrison - 36 Pieces Rotating

MillefioribySherryRogersHarrison - 100 Pieces Rotating

MillefioribySherryRogersHarrison - 289 Pieces Rotating

Original Photo: Gregory Case

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We are having a little fun with our 10-year anniversary and we want you to have fun as well. TQS will be highlighting shows from the past ten years. We will put up a picture in the newsletter/blog, with a clue, and you have to guess which show it's from and just what might be going on in the picture.  Fill in the information under the photo and hit the "submit" button to enter your answer. We will randomly pick one winner per newsletter to receive a DVD that contains this show.  Answers and winners will be posted in the September 2 Weekend Fun.

PLEASE DO NOT ENTER YOUR ANSWER IN THE COMMENT SECTION.

Here's your next photo and clue for Show #7:

They can make Justin do just about anything. This time he was trapped by a "stash" owned by a true "scrapaholic."  This show also featured a quilter who curates her own collection of vintage sewing machines. Which show is it?

 

 

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UPDATE 8/26/2016:
We have another TQS Winner - Congratulations Jeanette!
Home Decor (kitchen) category
3rd place – Jeanette Schurr for Butterfly Basket
 
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TQS wants to give a shout out to Dawn and Renata for their 1st Place wins in the 2016 Hoffman Challenge which featured the Crystalia digital-print collection by Hoffman.
 
Were any of the rest of you winners? Let us know.  We found out about Dawn and Renata in the TQS Forum. Have you played in the TQS Forum yet?
 
Click on the button below to see all the winners.
 
 
Mixed Technique Quilts
1st place – Renata Louis for Memories of Sardegna
 
 
Applique Quilts category
1st place – Dawn Siden for Hummingbird Heaven
 
 
 
 
 

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Created with over 4 million seashells, no one has the answer to the mystery of "Shell Grotto" which was discovered in 1835 in Margate, Kent. This ornate subterranean passageway has almost all of the surface area of its walls and ceiling covered in shell mosaics.

 

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Alex and Ricky are joined by Barbara Yates Beasley, a lifelong lover of animals, who says, "when making an animal portrait quilt, it's all about capturing the expression of the animal and its soul." Barbara will show you her method for doing just this.

Alex also demos a "zig zag" binding without using bias-cut fabric.

Star Members can watch Barbara in Show 1905:  Animal Portraits.

Click to play this Smilebox slideshow

 

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In this last of three parts, Sharon shows you how to use the AccuQuilt Go! Cutter and not waste fabric.

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