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Blue Night again

Michele Foster over at the Quilting Gallery organizes weekly show and tell contests.


This week my quilt “Blue Night” was voted first in the theme Winter Landscapes. I was thrilled, of course. A big thank you to all those who voted.

I was even more thrilled when I was informed that there was a prize.


Vicki Welsh,  who makes glorious hand dyed fabrics, was a sponsor of the event, and offered one of her fabric packages as a prize. I was even allowed to make my own choice between all the colour combinations available in her Etsy shop.

I had a hard time choosing, but landed on the pink packet in the end.


The quilt “Blue Night” was made of half inch fabric squares using a collage technique. Lots of colour variations are needed when making these collage quilts, so this packet will be a great start for a new project. Thank you, Vicki, and thank you, Michele, for arranging the shows.

Just after the quilt was made, I posted some work-in-progress-pictures on my website so that you can get an impression of how it was made.

One of the inspirations for the quilt was a class I took from Mr Edmund Cluett, a very talented fiber artist.  He used to have a website showing some of his work, but it is no longer online. However, on this page I have posted a suggestion on how you might still be able to see some of his work.




15 Responses

  1. Absolutely gorgeous – I can see why it won! Congratulations; well deserved =D

  2. Thanks for blogging about the Quilters’ Show & Tell. Just to clarify, Vicki was the sponsor not one of the guest judges. I plan to keep judges and sponsors separate when possible.

    Enjoy your gorgeous fabrics.

    • I am sorry about the mistake, – I must have confused Victoria with Vicky. It has now been corrected in the blog post.
      Thanks again for arranging these events, – I have just been over and voted for some of this week’s contestants 🙂

  3. This is so incredible – wow!!

  4. Hi there I love your Blue Night Again, it has a wonderful myseterious depth to it. However after I had looked at your pic for ages I scrolled down to your ice photos and the star photos. Would it be OK if I featured your blog on my blog today please? quiltingantics.wordpress.com

  5. […] my accounts, which is the real reason I had turned my computer; when I came upon this blog called Kameleon. I was mesmerised by this piece called Blue Night, isn’t it captivating? Following which I […]

  6. I saw your quilt through the Quilting Antics site. It is astonishingly beautiful. It has such depth, pulling the viewer in the way a painting would. Really lovely and most deserving of the prize!

  7. Congratulations! Your ‘Blue Night’ quilt is beautiful. Somehow you’ve managed to quilt with fabric and light : )

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