QuiltCon 2016: Michael Miller fabric challenge

With the Michael Miller Fabric Challenge, quilts needed to use one to twelve of the fabrics from their Glitz collection in white, black, silver or gold. Michael Miller solids also are included. A fun round of sparkly quilts from QuiltCon 2016!

Another Time, Another Place by Natalie McCrory, quilted by Sonja Koch of SoSews Quilts

Another Time, Another Place by Natalie McCrory, quilted by Sonja Koch of SoSews Quilts

Another Time, Another Place by Natalie McCrory, quilted by Sonja Koch of SoSews Quilts

Another Time, Another Place by Natalie McCrory, quilted by Sonja Koch of SoSews Quilts

The Big Swirl by Betsy Vinegard

The Big Swirl by Betsy Vinegard

The Big Swirl by Betsy Vinegard

The Big Swirl by Betsy Vinegard

Party Day and Night by Anna Koelewyn

Party Day and Night by Anna Koelewyn

Party Day and Night by Anna Koelewyn

Party Day and Night by Anna Koelewyn

Molecular by Jess Frost

Molecular by Jess Frost

Molecular by Jess Frost

Molecular by Jess Frost

Bling on the Bias by Terry Aske

Bling on the Bias by Terry Aske

Bling on the Bias by Terry Aske

Bling on the Bias by Terry Aske

Intertwined Lives by Lynn Kline

Intertwined Lives by Lynn Kline

Intertwined Lives by Lynn Kline

Intertwined Lives by Lynn Kline

Golden by Sherri Lipman McCauley

Golden by Sherri Lipman McCauley

Golden by Sherri Lipman McCauley

Golden by Sherri Lipman McCauley

Puttin' On the glitz by Gina Boyd

Puttin’ On the glitz by Gina Boyd

Puttin' On the glitz by Gina Boyd

Puttin’ On the glitz by Gina Boyd

Punk Rock Glitz Quilt by Melissa Draper, quilted by Gina Boyd

Punk Rock Glitz Quilt by Melissa Draper, quilted by Gina Boyd

Punk Rock Glitz Quilt by Melissa Draper, quilted by Gina Boyd

Punk Rock Glitz Quilt by Melissa Draper, quilted by Gina Boyd

Vortex by Beth Shutty

Vortex by Beth Shutty

Vortex by Beth Shutty

Vortex by Beth Shutty

Twizzle Glitz by Heidi Grohs

Twizzle Glitz by Heidi Grohs

Twizzle Glitz by Heidi Grohs

Twizzle Glitz by Heidi Grohs

Under pressure by Alissa Lapinsky

Under pressure by Alissa Lapinsky

Under pressure by Alissa Lapinsky

Under pressure by Alissa Lapinsky

The Stars Dream of Snow by Kari Anderson

The Stars Dream of Snow by Kari Anderson

The Stars Dream of Snow by Kari Anderson

The Stars Dream of Snow by Kari Anderson

Putting on the Glitz by Tami Levin

Putting on the Glitz by Tami Levin

Putting on the Glitz by Tami Levin

Putting on the Glitz by Tami Levin

Pineapple Glitz by Susan Slusser Clay

Pineapple Glitz by Susan Slusser Clay

Pineapple Glitz by Susan Slusser Clay

Pineapple Glitz by Susan Slusser Clay

Offset Circle Study by Kaye Simard

Offset Circle Study by Kaye Simard

Offset Circle Study by Kaye Simard

Offset Circle Study by Kaye Simard

Net Positive by Meghan Gordon

Net Positive by Meghan Gordon

Net Positive by Meghan Gordon

Net Positive by Meghan Gordon

November Nights by Giedra Bowser

November Nights by Giedra Bowser

November Nights by Giedra Bowser

November Nights by Giedra Bowser

Navy Pier Summer by Maria Villar

Navy Pier Summer by Maria Villar

Navy Pier Summer by Maria Villar

Navy Pier Summer by Maria Villar

Luna by Shannon Logan

Luna by Shannon Logan

Luna by Shannon Logan

Luna by Shannon Logan

Mount Monadnock by Debra Jalbert

Mount Monadnock by Debra Jalbert

Mount Monadnock by Debra Jalbert

Mount Monadnock by Debra Jalbert

Lots o'Dots by Sheri Cifaldi-Morrill

Lots o’Dots by Sheri Cifaldi-Morrill

Lots o'Dots by Sheri Cifaldi-Morrill

Lots o’Dots by Sheri Cifaldi-Morrill

Little Blue Dress by Jenny Rachwalski

Little Blue Dress by Jenny Rachwalski

Little Blue Dress by Jenny Rachwalski

Little Blue Dress by Jenny Rachwalski

Linked In by Julie Anderson

Linked In by Julie Anderson

Linked In by Julie Anderson

Linked In by Julie Anderson

Celebrating I Do! by Pamela Gavin

Celebrating I Do! by Pamela Gavin

Celebrating I Do! by Pamela Gavin

Celebrating I Do! by Pamela Gavin

Fragmented Circle by Elizabeth Timmons

Fragmented Circle by Elizabeth Timmons

Fragmented Circle by Elizabeth Timmons

Fragmented Circle by Elizabeth Timmons

Every Which Way by Jen Sorenson

Every Which Way by Jen Sorenson

Every Which Way by Jen Sorenson

Every Which Way by Jen Sorenson

Barcelona by Paige Alexander

Barcelona by Paige Alexander

Barcelona by Paige Alexander

Barcelona by Paige Alexander

"Nobody Puts Baby in a Corner" by Janet Hoeltzel

“Nobody Puts Baby in a Corner” by Janet Hoeltzel

"Nobody Puts Baby in a Corner" by Janet Hoeltzel

“Nobody Puts Baby in a Corner” by Janet Hoeltzel

"Moonlit" Sticks and Stones by Deborah Ross

“Moonlit” Sticks and Stones by Deborah Ross

"Moonlit" Sticks and Stones by Deborah Ross

“Moonlit” Sticks and Stones by Deborah Ross

Better Together by Laura West Kong

Better Together by Laura West Kong

Better Together by Laura West Kong

Better Together by Laura West Kong

Free Geese by Shannon Storms and Linda Sinclair, quilted by Jessica Fitzhugh

Free Geese by Shannon Storms and Linda Sinclair, quilted by Jessica Fitzhugh

Free Geese by Shannon Storms and Linda Sinclair, quilted by Jessica Fitzhugh

Free Geese by Shannon Storms and Linda Sinclair, quilted by Jessica Fitzhugh

QuiltCon 2016: Piecing category, Part 2 of 2

Here is Part 2 of the piecing category from QuiltCon 2016. Some super interesting piecing going on, that is for sure. Congratulations to the makers/designers.

Next up is the minimalist category.

Zag by Kari Anderson

Zag by Kari Anderson

Zag by Kari Anderson

Zag by Kari Anderson

Under the Radar by Corinne Sovey

Under the Radar by Corinne Sovey

Under the Radar by Corinne Sovey

Under the Radar by Corinne Sovey

Diamonds Quilt #2 by Tara Faughnan

Diamonds Quilt #2 by Tara Faughnan

Diamonds Quilt #2 by Tara Faughnan

Diamonds Quilt #2 by Tara Faughnan

Shape Shifting by Dawn Golstab

Shape Shifting by Dawn Golstab

Shape Shifting by Dawn Golstab

Shape Shifting by Dawn Golstab

Big Love by Sheri Cifaldi-Morrill

Big Love by Sheri Cifaldi-Morrill

Big Love by Sheri Cifaldi-Morrill

Big Love by Sheri Cifaldi-Morrill

Ephemera by Jennifer Rossotti

Ephemera by Jennifer Rossotti

Ephemera by Jennifer Rossotti

Ephemera by Jennifer Rossotti

Fish & Visitors by Rebecca Burnett

Fish & Visitors by Rebecca Burnett

Fish & Visitors by Rebecca Burnett

Fish & Visitors by Rebecca Burnett

Cog by Emily Cier, quilted by Angela Walters

Cog by Emily Cier, quilted by Angela Walters

Cog by Emily Cier, quilted by Angela Walters

Cog by Emily Cier, quilted by Angela Walters

Plaid on Point by Jennifer Jones Rossotti. quilted by Darby Myers, quiltedsquid.blogspot.com

Plaid on Point by Jennifer Jones Rossotti. quilted by Darby Myers, quiltedsquid.blogspot.com

Plaid on Point by Jennifer Jones Rossotti. quilted by Darby Myers, quiltedsquid.blogspot.com

Plaid on Point by Jennifer Jones Rossotti. quilted by Darby Myers, quiltedsquid.blogspot.com

Kaleido by Jeanne Jenkins

Kaleido by Jeanne Jenkins

Kaleido by Jeanne Jenkins

Kaleido by Jeanne Jenkins

Concordia by Nancy Purvis

Concordia by Nancy Purvis

Concordia by Nancy Purvis

Concordia by Nancy Purvis

Crackle by Amy Garro

Crackle by Amy Garro

Crackle by Amy Garro

Crackle by Amy Garro

Forest Abstractions by Violet Craft

Forest Abstractions by Violet Craft

Forest Abstractions by Violet Craft

Forest Abstractions by Violet Craft

Fruit Flavors by Mary Menzer

Fruit Flavors by Mary Menzer

Fruit Flavors by Mary Menzer

Fruit Flavors by Mary Menzer

Kupka by Andrea Deal

Kupka by Andrea Deal

Kupka by Andrea Deal

Kupka by Andrea Deal

Masquerade by Ben Darby

Masquerade by Ben Darby

Masquerade by Ben Darby

Masquerade by Ben Darby

Tumbling Paint Box by Jennifer Rossotti

Tumbling Paint Box by Jennifer Rossotti

Tumbling Paint Box by Jennifer Rossotti

Tumbling Paint Box by Jennifer Rossotti

Pointed Statement by Amy Friend

Pointed Statement by Amy Friend

Pointed Statement by Amy Friend

Pointed Statement by Amy Friend

QuiltCon 2016: Use of Negative Space

Now we have the quilts from QuiltCon 2016 Use of Negative Space category.  Some of my favorite quilts from the show were in this category…of course then there is the improvisational category.  We’ll cover that next.  Enjoy!

The Color of Squares by Juli Smith

The Color of Squares by Juli Smith

The Color of Squares by Juli Smith

The Color of Squares by Juli Smith

Modern Fans by Suzy Williams, quilted by Quantum Quilts

Modern Fans by Suzy Williams, quilted by Quantum Quilts

Modern Fans by Suzy Williams, quilted by Quantum Quilts

Modern Fans by Suzy Williams, quilted by Quantum Quilts

Falling by Kathy York

Falling by Kathy York

Falling by Kathy York

Falling by Kathy York

Activating Space Medallion by Jacquie Gering

Activating Space Medallion by Jacquie Gering

Activating Space Medallion by Jacquie Gering

Activating Space Medallion by Jacquie Gering

A Path in the Clouds by Dawn Golstab

A Path in the Clouds by Dawn Golstab

A Path in the Clouds by Dawn Golstab

A Path in the Clouds by Dawn Golstab

Bias 4 by Alissa Haight Carlton

Bias 4 by Alissa Haight Carlton

Bias 4 by Alissa Haight Carlton

Bias 4 by Alissa Haight Carlton

Bullseye by Vicki Ruebel

Bullseye by Vicki Ruebel

Bullseye by Vicki Ruebel

Bullseye by Vicki Ruebel

Diamonds in the Rough by Tina Guthmann

Diamonds in the Rough by Tina Guthmann

Diamonds in the Rough by Tina Guthmann

Diamonds in the Rough by Tina Guthmann

Color Study (Triangles) by Erika Mulvenna

Color Study (Triangles) by Erika Mulvenna

Color Study (Triangles) by Erika Mulvenna

Color Study (Triangles) by Erika Mulvenna

Changing Hexies by Heather Black

Changing Hexies by Heather Black

Changing Hexies by Heather Black

Changing Hexies by Heather Black

Catching Up by Kathryn Simel, quilted by Stacey Bendure

Catching Up by Kathryn Simel, quilted by Stacey Bendure

Catching Up by Kathryn Simel, quilted by Stacey Bendure

Catching Up by Kathryn Simel, quilted by Stacey Bendure

Color Bars by Melody Baker

Color Bars by Melody Baker

Color Bars by Melody Baker

Color Bars by Melody Baker

Clerestory by Debbie Grifka

Clerestory by Debbie Grifka

Clerestory by Debbie Grifka

Clerestory by Debbie Grifka

Dowie by Emily Cier, quilted by Angela Walters

Dowie by Emily Cier, quilted by Angela Walters

Dowie by Emily Cier, quilted by Angela Walters

Dowie by Emily Cier, quilted by Angela Walters

Drip by Suzy Williams, quilted by Quantum Quilts

Drip by Suzy Williams, quilted by Quantum Quilts

Drip by Suzy Williams, quilted by Quantum Quilts

Drip by Suzy Williams, quilted by Quantum Quilts

Echoes by Leanne Chahley

Echoes by Leanne Chahley

Echoes by Leanne Chahley

Echoes by Leanne Chahley

Fraction by Louise Orth

Fraction by Louise Orth

Fraction by Louise Orth

Fraction by Louise Orth

Find Joy by Nicole Maroon

Find Joy by Nicole Maroon

Find Joy by Nicole Maroon

Find Joy by Nicole Maroon

Horseshoes & Hand Grenades by Rebecca Burnett

Horseshoes & Hand Grenades by Rebecca Burnett

Horseshoes & Hand Grenades by Rebecca Burnett

Horseshoes & Hand Grenades by Rebecca Burnett

Modern Glacier by Pamela Gavin, quilted by Darla Hennessee Hall

Modern Glacier by Pamela Gavin, quilted by Darla Hennessee Hall

Modern Glacier by Pamela Gavin, quilted by Darla Hennessee Hall

Modern Glacier by Pamela Gavin, quilted by Darla Hennessee Hall

Orange Ripple by Kari Anderson

Orange Ripple by Kari Anderson

Orange Ripple by Kari Anderson

Orange Ripple by Kari Anderson

Paper Cranes by Sylvia Schaefer

Paper Cranes by Sylvia Schaefer

Paper Cranes by Sylvia Schaefer

Paper Cranes by Sylvia Schaefer

Reflection by Nancy Purvis, quilted by Mary Gregory

Reflection by Nancy Purvis, quilted by Mary Gregory

Reflection by Nancy Purvis, quilted by Mary Gregory

Reflection by Nancy Purvis, quilted by Mary Gregory

Red Hot by Shawna Doering

Red Hot by Shawna Doering

Red Hot by Shawna Doering

Red Hot by Shawna Doering

Skylight View by Jennifer Rossotti

Skylight View by Jennifer Rossotti

Skylight View by Jennifer Rossotti

Skylight View by Jennifer Rossotti

Young Prince (Charming) by Stacie Dolin

Young Prince (Charming) by Stacie Dolin

Young Prince (Charming) by Stacie Dolin

Young Prince (Charming) by Stacie Dolin

Under Currents by Patty Sloniger, quilted by Pam Biswas

Under Currents by Patty Sloniger, quilted by Pam Biswas

Under Currents by Patty Sloniger, quilted by Pam Biswas

Under Currents by Patty Sloniger, quilted by Pam Biswas

The Whole is Greater Than the Sum of its Parts by Cassandra Beaver

The Whole is Greater Than the Sum of its Parts by Cassandra Beaver

The Whole is Greater Than the Sum of its Parts by Cassandra Beaver

The Whole is Greater Than the Sum of its Parts by Cassandra Beaver

Uncommom Time by Claudia Gomez

Uncommom Time by Claudia Gomez

Uncommom Time by Claudia Gomez

Uncommom Time by Claudia Gomez

White Spaces by Bev Bird

White Spaces by Bev Bird

White Spaces by Bev Bird

White Spaces by Bev Bird

Sunset on the Bay by Juli Smith

Sunset on the Bay by Juli Smith

Sunset on the Bay by Juli Smith

Sunset on the Bay by Juli Smith

Retroreflective by Stephanie Ruyle

Retroreflective by Stephanie Ruyle

Retroreflective by Stephanie Ruyle

Retroreflective by Stephanie Ruyle