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The Top Six Quilts:
Scotland by Kathy Draine; Ski Squaw Valley by Patty Latourell; Aotearoa by Jeanne Surber; California's Hidden Treasure by Pat Masterson, Yosemite by Ranell Hansen, Senegal by Isabel Downs.
The top prize went to Ranell Hansen for "Yosemite".
Where would YOU like to vacation? We’ll all be WORLD
TRAVELERS with this year’s “For Members’
Only” Quilt Challenge: “Travel Poster
Art”, with entries to be unveiled at our
June 11, 2009 Guild meeting. Let’s celebrate the beauty,
and art, of travel posters that have the power to whisk
us away with the lure of exotic locales or dream of a longed-for
The colorful photographic images commonly seen today on
travel posters are breathtaking, but DO check out “vintage
travel posters” for some graphic inspiration…
many contain wonderfully artful compositions. The Internet
is an excellent source for some great viewing examples;
be sure to give these two sites a try: http://www.allposters.com
Co-Chairs: Kathy Rose, Isabel Downs