AQS show

I have been blogging all along in the privacy of my mind but now I am  stepping lightly into the blog world, for real!  I am just back from  Paducah (KY) and let me introduce you to Units 19: Cityscape, the piece that was juried in the 27th Annual AQS Quilt Show and Contest  from April 27-30, 2011.

Due to high water along the lower Ohio River at Paducah, the  floodgates that protect the city had to be installed to prevent the city to look the way it did in 1937.

I did not need to use my kayak and scuba diving equipment after all!

Stay tuned for future updates!

9 Responses to “AQS show”

  1. Patricia says:

    Yay Benedicte! Welcome. Congrats on your artwork in the show. Is there a connection between your presence there and the weather?

  2. Shirley says:

    I am delighted that you have joined the blog world! And it is the first time that I saw some of these quilts that are in your Gallery. What a wonderful body of work. Yay Benedicte!

  3. teri says:

    Yes I blog quite often in my mind, too. How wonderful that we will be able to follow your work and antics here.

  4. Jeri says:

    What interesting photos. I love the archival snapshot, but most of all it is great to see you with your marvelous piece! I adore that blue, and you are making magic with it. Congratulations!

  5. Judy from Northport says:

    Oh, Benedicte, I am so happy to see that you are blogging.
    Congratulations on Paducah. I love that piece.
    Now I know why I did not see you at Somers.

  6. Melly says:

    Beautiful web site and fabulous that you can join in the antic when you are able.

  7. Tarsicius says:

    Bonjour Bénédicte,
    Un petit coucou de France, accompagné bien sur, de mes encouragements.

  8. Elizabeth says:

    I have always said that you are a great writer. How wonderful that now, through your blog, the world will be able to experience your skill with the written word as well as your artistic talent! Congratulations on your new website and blog. I adore your work. I’m thrilled that you are receiving recognition for it, and glad that you are sharing it with the world. Brava!

  9. Jennifer B says:

    Benedicte,
    I’m delighted to see your new website and your blogspot. I’ve been a devoted fan since I first saw your work. Every piece is so full – so interesting. I keep looking again and again. Congratulations on Paducah, this site, and all the rest.

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