Quilt Show 2018 (May 10-20)
at Honolulu Museum of Art School (1111 Victoria Street )
Chairs: Tahmi Brodhead & Mary Cesar
Featured Artist: Barbara Alama
Opportunity Quilt pieced by Morgan Johnson and quilted by Kyong Anguay
The maximum entries that a HQG member can display is five. (1) A Challenge Quilt (“Celebrating Something Humorous about Our Art”); max size is 15 x 20 inches. (2) and (3) Two mini quilts (12” square). (4) and (5) Two quilts or “other” (quilted bag, quilted clothing or quilted pillow) but only one can have a perimeter greater
February Guild Meeting: Introduction of the Opportunity Quilt and tickets that you will be expected to sell. Post Cards of the quilt also available for distribution to family and friends. Sign-up sheets for ‘sitting the show’ and to volunteer: hang or take down the show, assist at the Opening Reception.
March Guild Meeting: All entries will be due on the March meeting. Sign up list will be available and more Opportunity Quilt tickets.
April Guild Meeting: Turn in quilts, Challenge quilts and ‘other’ items (clothing, bags, etc.). Last chance to sign up and volunteer for help. May 8: 10:00 am –12 noon. Last opportunity to turn in quilts and ‘others’. Hang the show.
The 12 inch mini wall hangings, pair of pot holders and microwave bowls that you make will be accepted any time or place by Tahmi, daylight times preferred.
May 10: Opening Reception 5:00-7:30 pm. Celebration that the work for the show is done.
May 13: Mother’s Day. There may be a special program that day.
May 20: After 4:00, we take the show down and start to distribute the entries to their makers.
May 21: 10:00 –12 noon. Last chance to pick up your entries. If these times are not in sync with your schedule, you need to tell us who is authorized to do this.
2017 HQG Quilt Show (May 4-14)
(photos by Estelle Inn)
Chairs: Tahmi Brodhead and Mary Cesar
Featured Artist: Melede Gerwig
Opportunity Quilt designer and quilter: Barbara Alama
Reception Mistress of ceremonies: Patricia Lei Murray and Food Host: Kris Huntsman
The Quilts by HQG Members and Floral Arrangement by Doris Tando
Quilt Show 2017 “Aloha Is…” Winners
Red and White Challenge: Ruth Davis
Viewers’ Choice: Small: Estelle Inn; Medium: Sharon Wilhelmy; Large: Ric Stark; Other: Franny Oliver, Barbara Mathews, Liliko Sakima, Marilyn Smith, Kanani Repunn, Patricia Lei Murray
“Best in Show” (voted upon by Guild members): Ric Stark (hand quilted); Caroline Ellermann (machine quilted)
2016 QUILT EXHIBITION
May 5-15, 2016
The Exhibition was just breathtaking. Thank you all for sharing your beautiful quilts. Thank you to Linda Chang and Estelle Inn for taking all these wonderful pictures.
How the pictures are grouped: General pictures first, then individual quilt pictures (wall card first), and finally pictures of the Nano Gallery Exhibit.
Individual Quilts (somewhat sorted by first name)
“Alaska Cruising” By Charlotte Szarmes
We went on a cruise to Alaska in 2013; it was a wonderful trip. (Design & Quilted by: Self. Techniques used: MP, MQ)
“Lilac Spring” By Doris Tando
The quilt was created by using factory scraps with an easy block pattern. The machine embroidered butterfly, sewn by Aileen Kamakura, was added to the quilt for highlight. (Design by: Disappearing 9-Patch. Quilted by: Susan Haushalter. Techniques used: MP, MQ, MEm)
Nano Gallery Exhibit by Doris Tando and Shirfeir Sunada