Every year GTPQG has a Challenge! Last year, the 2012 Challenge theme was "3Bs". Participants were given a cut of pre-selected fabric (evergreen batik) and instructions to make a wall hanging using Batiks, Buttons (3 min.), and another "B" in their design. In November, all entries are gathered and hung in the library for "community judging." Here are last year's quilts:
And the winners were:
This year's 2013 Challenge theme is "Bling It On!" Susan is heading it up...
Participants will be asked to design a wall hanging with a pre-selected fabric (blue floral with silver metallic) and must include an additional 2 types of "bling" (ie. sequins, metallic thread, beading, glitter). Sounds like fun, right? Well, come join in...it IS fun!