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All quilts are 12" square, unless indicated otherwise. The stars indicate the number of years the artist has participated in the Benefit Auction. Click on the section to view all quilts available during the same bidding period. Note that sections may be reassigned before the start of the auction.

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Lake Reflection - Elisabeth Nacenta-de la CroixLake Reflection  •  Elisabeth Nacenta-de la Croix      ★★★
section 4

Fused applique on a fused background. Free-hand machine quilted.

TicTacToe #2 - Clara NarteyTicTacToe #2  •  Clara Nartey       
section 4

Mostly hand-dyed cotton fabrics by the artist and some commercially available ones. Collage of very small pieces of fabric, fused together and machine quilted.

Mirror 1 - Elin NobleMirror 1  •  Elin Noble      ★★ 
section 2

Itajime shibori (clamp-resist) dyed cotton. Machine quilted on a long-arm with hand-dyed cotton and silk thread.

 

 
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Memories of Ireland #1 - Kathryn OftedalMemories of Ireland #1  •  Kathryn Oftedal     
section 3

Marbled fabric binding, painted fusible web, seed beads, chiffon overlay, holographic thread, hand embroidery, machine stitching, 80/20 cotton batting, commercial cottons, assorted threads.

Early Flight - Wil Opio OgutaEarly Flight  •  Wil Opio Oguta     ★★★★ 
section 2

Background is made from artist's hand-dyed fabric. Birds are a commercial black fabric. Raw edge applique.

A Little Bit of This, A Little Bit of That - Mary OliveaA Little Bit of This, A Little Bit of That   •  Mary Olivea     ★★★★
section 4

Cotton fabric fused, or sewn onto the background. Lightly quilted.

 
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Bays, Bridges, & A Balcony - Elizabeth Palmer-SpilkerBays, Bridges, & A Balcony   •  Elizabeth Palmer-Spilker     ★★★
section 1

Fused collage, hand-painted and stamped background, machine stitched. Batik fabrics.



Come Swim With Me - RuthAnne ParkerCome Swim With Me   •  RuthAnne Parker    
section 1

Cloth fabric, dyed cheesecloth, fibers, yarn, sheer fabric, with free motion stitching.



Asian Pear II - Geri Patterson-KutrasAsian Pear II   •  Geri Patterson-Kutras     ★★★★★★★
section 1

Mono printed onto cotton fabric using acrylic paints. Random black quilting. Small angular, machine-pieced details.



Love and Kisses - Pat PaulyLove and Kisses   •  Pat Pauly     ★★★★
section 1

Artist's silk-screened fabric, direct dyed, metal foiled. Pieced, machine quilted.


Bubbles - Peg PennellBubbles   •  Peg Pennell    
section 1

Hand dyed, painted and marbled fabric, machine pieced and quilted, hand beaded with shisha mirrors

Scouler's Bluebells - Ann PetersonScouler's Bluebells   •  Ann Peterson    
section 4

Designed from artist's wildflower photos; fused raw-edge applique; 100% cotton batiks on cotton duck; thread-painted and quilted with rayon threads; Mono-Poly bobbin thread; quilt edge is satin-stitched.

The Edge of Space? - Candice PhelanThe Edge of Space?  •  Candice Phelan     ★★★★
section 4

Very textural ayers of fabric, ribbon, fibrous yarns, trims, and metallic threads.

Figure Study III - Margaret PhillipsFigure Study III  •  Margaret Phillips     ★★★
section 3

Original drawing, machine appliqued, hand and machine quilted; commercial cottons, cotton and polyester threads, cotton and polyester batt.


How 'bout Them Apples? - The PixeladiesHow 'bout Them Apples?   •   The Pixeladies     ★★★★★
section 3

About apples and healthcare. Paper collage, printed on cotton, machine quilted.


The 8:30 Window - Yvonne PorcellaThe 8:30 Window   •   Yvonne Porcella     ★★★★★
section 1

Silks and cottons fused to a foundation. Machine quilted.


Iris - Ruth PowersIris   •   Ruth Powers     ★★★★★ ★★
section 3

Entirely pieced in the old-fashioned way, right sides together, quarter inch seams, using all hand-dyed fabrics. Free-motion machine quilted with Sulky rayon threads.


Shoreline Series - Doreen PrakshotShoreline Series   •   Doreen Prakshot     ★★★
section 2

Batik fabrics, raw-edge applique, free-motion stitching, with beads, lace, yarn, and shell embellishments.

Tuning Fork #18 - Heather PreggerTuning Fork #18   •  Heather Pregger     ★★
section 2

Improvisationally pieced, machine quilted using commercial cotton fabric and cotton hand-dyed by the artist.

 

 
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Returning 2 - Elaine QuehlReturning 2   •   Elaine Quehl     ★★★★★★★
section 2

Hand-dyed cottons by artist, layered fusible applique, artist pencil, free-motion machine quilted.

 
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Ferns - Joan RacitiFerns   •   Joan Raciti     ★★★★

section 3

Dupioni silk, poured acrylics, live botanicals, silk screened and stitched.

Bike Me - Gail RamsayBike Me   •   Gail Ramsay     ★★★★★
section 4

Pieced background. Bike is appliqued and embroidered.

Leaf Study II - Dorothy RaymondLeaf Study II   •   Dorothy Raymond    
section 3

Hand-painted and stenciled cotton fabric; hand and free-motion machine quilted.

Grey Sky, Bright Forest - Anne Rayner-GouldGrey Sky, Bright Forest   •   Anne Rayner-Gould    
section 4

Commercial and hand-dyed cotton, cotton and synthetic thread, fusible web; fused, zigzag-finish applique, hand-quilted.

When I Think of You - Wen RedmondWhen I Think of You   •   Wen Redmond     ★★★★★★★★
section 1

Collage of hand-dyed organza and painted fabrics. Surface design includes printing, stenciling, painting, and cyanotype, and sprayed. Bonded with medium and stitching.

Autumn - Janett RiceAutumn   •   Janett Rice     ★★★★★
section 4

A color wash was painted on tea dyed muslin to form the background fabric. Bay leaves used to make a leaf print. The focus leaf is a leaf skeleton that was dyed and spray painted; attached by appliqueing with nylon net.

Nearly Spring - Leotie RichardsNearly Spring   •   Leotie Richards    
section 3

Collage of cottons and batiks; raw-edged applique with areas with thread painting throughout.

Lone Poppies Among the Tulips - Ann RidgeLone Poppies Among the Tulips  •  Ann Ridge     ★★
section 2

Patchwork collage of photo-printed images on cotton; quilted lines meant to represent poppies behind barbed wire fence. Dyed, printed cotton and silk sari lining. Free-machine quilting, some hand stitching.


Sun Blaze - Susan RienzoSun Blaze   •   Susan Rienzo     ★★★★
section 2

Pieced, raw-edged stitched, and free-motion stitched. 100% cotton.

Running River - Karen RigginsRunning River   •   Karen Riggins    
section 1

I hand painted the outline of the landscape on silk. Free-motion machine quilted details. Further details were painted in after the quilting. A Lutrador rock wall; beach enhanced with embroidered grass, glass beads and a brass turtle.

Falling Arcs - Suzanne M RiggioFalling Arcs   •   Suzanne M Riggio     ★★★
section 2

Cottons, vintage wedding ring arc, Thermore; machine applique and quilting, fusing.

Undecided - Karen RipsUndecided   •   Karen Rips     ★★★★
section 1

Cotton, wool, buttons, and thread; machine and hand stitched.

Simmering Summer - Mary RitterSimmering Summer   •   Mary Ritter    
section 2

Commercial cottons, foundation pieced and machine quilted.

Disparity 2 - Debra RoachDisparity 2   •   Debra Roach     ★★
section 1

Commercial fabrics (including cottons, brocades, metallics), machine pieced, reverse applique, machine quilted.


Shalom - Susan RobbinsShalom   •   Susan Robbins     ★★
section 2

Silk dyed whole-cloth, bird/house stencils, hand-painted flowers, machine and hand stitching, molding paste, seed beads; zentangle design.

 

Garden Layers: Summer - Ruan RobertsonGarden Layers: Summer   •   Ruan Robertson     ★★★★★
section 3

Cottons: artist's hand dyed and commercial; machine pieced and quilted.

Thoughts of Chaco - Judith RoderickThoughts of Chaco   •   Judith Roderick     ★★★★
section 1

Detail print on silk of a silk painted quilt. Machine quilted; turquoise beads are sewn in the rooms in which turquoise was found at Pueblo Bonito.

Navigation - Annette RogersNavigation   •   Annette Rogers     ★★★
section 4

Hand-painted and digitally printed (from original photos) on cotton and silk organza; collage technique with machine stitching.

Marine Signal Flags: HOPE - Connie RohmanMarine Signal Flags: HOPE   •   Connie Rohman     ★★★★
section 3

Artist's dyed cottons; batiks, cotton batting and backing; machine piecing, hand-guided machine quilting.

Full Bloom - Victoria RondeauFull Bloom   •   Victoria Rondeau     ★★★
section 2

Fused applique with thread painting.

TownSquare 15 - Debbie RossTownSquare 15   •   Debbie Ross     ★★★
section 4

Quilting cottons, layered and quilted. A 2-inch sleeve is attached to the back.

Leaf Stack #6 - Lisa Flowers RossLeaf Stack #6   •   Lisa Flowers Ross     ★★
section 1

Fabrics hand-dyed by artist, fused applique, hand and machine stitching.

Early Morning at La Guardia - Laurie RussmanEarly Morning at La Guardia   •   Laurie Russman    
section 2

Commercial batiks, raw-edge applique, machine quilting, fabric ink.

 

Windswept II - Nancy RyanWindswept II   •   Nancy Ryan     ★★★★★ ★★
section 3

Fused, hand-dyed fabrics, paint and batiks; heavily machine quilted with specialty threads.

 
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50 Shades of Pink - Michele Sanandajian50 Shades of Pink   •   Michele Sanandajian    
section 3

Silk, cotton, linen fabrics in a painted collage, with fiber paints, markers and pastels. UV protection fiber gel covers both front and back of piece.

Modern Mini 2 - Jodi ScaltretoModern Mini 2   •   Jodi Scaltreto     ★★★★
section 1

Original design using paper piecing technique. Cotton fabrics and batting. Cotton thread for machine quilting.

Fire and Ice - Helena SchefferFire and Ice   •   Helena Scheffer     ★★★★
section 2

Artist-dyed and commercial fabrics, collaged onto felt, covered with tulle and heavily machine quilted. Mounted on acrylic-painted canvas.

 

SW #4, Greening Up - Norma SchlagerSW #4, Greening Up   •   Norma Schlager     ★★★★★
section 4

Hand-dyed fabrics; free-form curvy cutting and piecing.

Bad Hair Day - Brenda SchlechterBad Hair Day   •   Brenda Schlechter     ★★★★★ 
section 2

Raw-edge applique, free-motion quilted.

Pondering - Stephanye SchuylerPondering   •   Stephanye Schuyler     ★★★
section 2

Fabric collage, using commercial fabrics and metallic thread.

untitled - Mary Schwarzenbergeruntitled   •   Mary Schwarzenberger     ★★
section 3

Hand-dyed silk, dyed cheesecloth, yarn, and embellishments.

 

Moonlight - Charlotte ScottMoonlight   •  Charlotte Scott    
section 1

Hand-dyed silk and cotton fabrics, fused collage, machine piecing, hand applique, machine quilting.


 

Courtyard - Denise SeaveyCourtyard   •   Denise Seavey     ★★
section 4

Batiks and cottons, fused raw-edge applique, and free-motion quilting.

On the Right Path - Dori SettlesOn the Right Path   •   Dori Settles     ★★
section 1

Cotton, fusing and free-motion quilting.

Afternoon Abstraction Distraction - Barbara SferraAfternoon Abstraction Distraction   •   Barbara Sferra     ★★
section 3

Hand-dyed cotton fabric.

Afternoon in the Garden of Good and Evil - Sara SharpAfternoon in the Garden of Good and Evil   •   Sara Sharp     ★★★
section 2

Hand-painted background, orange batik sun, 3D "serpent" with "beady" eyes and fangs. Free-motion machine quilting on the tree, leaves, and sky.

Red Chair - Beth ShibleyRed Chair   •   Beth Shibley    
section 4

Cotton fabric, machine quilted.

Pussy Riot in the Kitchen #3 - Susan ShiePussy Riot in the Kitchen #3   •   Susan Shie     ★★★★★ ★★★
section 3

Whole-cloth painting on cotton. Brush painted with fabric paint. Written on with black fabric paint using airpen. Bit of fabric marker. Mostly machine quilted with AURifil Mako cotton thread.  View the quilt back

Upcycling San Pellegrino - Sandra SiderUpcycling San Pellegrino   •   Sandra Sider     ★★★★★★★★
section 1

Photo transfers of collaged and stitched San Pellegrino foil can tops, machine pieced; appliqued foil top (center); beading by hand (as quilting), binding hand stitched

 

Water World - Sue SiefkinWater World   •   Sue Siefkin     ★★
section 1

Fused cotton with an iridescent organza overlay. The surface is quilted with metallic and rayon thread.



A Windy Day - Elinor SiglerA Windy Day   •   Elinor Sigler     ★★★
section 2

Cotton painted with Setacolor Transparent Paints and paintsticks; applique of cotton and Lutradur. Hand-dyed and commercial fabric. Machine quilted.

Beginnings - Gail SimsBeginnings   •   Gail Sims     ★★
section 2

Small pieced silk square has silk ribbon and silk threads. Small turquoise beads sewn on a silk ribbon. Piece may be hung square or on point.

 

California Tidepool II - Susan SlesingerCalifornia Tidepool II   •   Susan Slesinger    
section 1

Commercial cottons and batiks, hand-dyed cheesecloth, photo transfer onto cotton and silk organza. Turned and raw edge applique, couching, free-motion quilting, fabric textured with Texture Magic.

Vines - Annie SmithVines   •   Annie Smith     ★★
section 4

Hand painted and printed fabric along with batik and commercial fabrics. Machine quilted with metallic and variegated threads. Embellished with hand beading and etched wooden button.

Neptune's Necklace #1 - Brenda Gael SmithNeptune's Necklace #1   •   Brenda Gael Smith     ★★★★★
section 1

100% cottons, hand-dyed by the artist. Freeform piecing. Machine quilting.


Live Oaks 8 - Lou Ann SmithLive Oaks 8   •   Lou Ann Smith     ★★
section 4

Pieced; hand dyed and commercial fabrics.

Floral Landscape 16 - Anne SmyersFloral Landscape 16   •   Anne Smyers    
section 3

Commercial cotton fabrics, cotton/polyester threads; fused, machine appliqued, machine quilted.

Wind and Rain - Sidnee SnellWind and Rain   •   Sidnee Snell    
section 3

Ink-jet printing, color pencils, machine stitching.

 

Ramshackled Houses - Sandy SnowdenRamshackled Houses   •   Sandy Snowden     ★★★
section 3

Cotton fabrics, cut and fused layers. Raw-edge applique.

Chasm - Anne SolomonChasm   •   Anne Solomon    
section 4

Commercial cottons and batiks, machine pieced and quilted.

Perfect Storm Jazzy Dance - Joan SowadaPerfect Storm Jazzy Dance   •  Joan Sowada     ★★★★
section 1

Batik background fabric combined with selection of plaid fabrics



Burning - Jean SredlBurning   •   Jean Sredl    
section 1

Fabric insertion, hand drip dyed cotton, matchstick quilting, hand embroidery accents.

Secret Pathway - Andra F. StantonSecret Pathway   •   Andra F. Stanton    
section 4

Pieced quilt, cotton batiks, free-motion quilted.

Sway - Carole StaplesSway   •   Carole Staples     ★★
section 2

100% cotton fabric, hand dyes and batiks. Stamped and foiled. The background circles are pieced, and the figure is machine appliqued.

The Visitor - Terri StegmillerThe Visitor   •   Terri Stegmiller     ★★★★ ★★★
section 2

Commercial cottons, hand painted cotton, cotton batting, textile paints, free-motion quilting, raw edge applique.

Tiny Baubles - Nancy J. SteidleTiny Baubles   •   Nancy J. Steidle     ★★★★
section 2

Hand-dyed cotton fabric, discharge-dyed cotton sateen, commercial cotton print, silk thread, glass/turquoise beads. Hand reverse-applique border adapted from Native American ribbon work; machine pieced, machine quilted, hand beaded.

Thought Process - Judy StewardThought Process   •   Judy Steward     ★★
section 3

The arrows and circles are made with Cherrywood fabrics. The background fabric is artist's hand-dye. The circles are fused and quilted with a zig-zag stitch; the rest was machine pieced and free-motion quilted. The binding is fused and stitched on.

English Doodle - Etta StewartEnglish Doodle   •   Etta Stewart     ★★
section 4

The Doodle was drawn on a batik with red and black ink. Fringed and quilted. Beaded with tiny yellow jade beads, and accented with metallic sunburst sequins. The Doodle is layered on a quilted square.

Horizon - Kate StiassniHorizon   •   Kate Stiassni     ★★★
section 3

Machine pieced and stitched with hand-dyed cotton fabrics. Cotton batting, cotton thread.

Blue Lagoon - Elena StokesBlue Lagoon   •   Elena Stokes     ★★★
section 3

Reclaimed sari silk strips, collaged and machine quilted.

 

Valdani Trees in Spring - Jeanne StonessValdani Trees in Spring   •   Jeanne Stoness     ★★
section 3

Running stitches of Valdani thread; multiple layers of batting for more dimension; machine quilted.

 

City at Night - Linda Jean StrandCity at Night   •   Linda Jean Strand     ★★
section 2

Painted canvas, with acrylics used as applique on canvas dyed with acrylics and flow release, over-painted and stamped with artist-created stamps. Stitched and mounted on wooden panel.


Romans # 1 - Averil Stuart-HeadRomans # 1   •   Averil Stuart-Head     ★★★★★
section 1

Image printed onto rusted fabric using archival ink. Hand quilted.

 

WindDancer - Jeanne SurberWindDancer   •   Jeanne Surber     ★★
section 2

Machine applique, machine quilting, rough edged, cotton fabric, wool batting.

 


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