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30 Apr 2013

Nadelwelt Karlsruhe 2013

Ein paar Bilder von der Nadelwelt Karlsruhe, Ausstellung und Verkauf für Patchwork und alles was mit Nähen zu tun hat.
A few photos of this exhibiton of a few well-known quilt artists and of course many vendors with wonderful things - what we need or think to need. A great temptation for us quilters.

 
Entrance

 
 
Public bath near the entrance
 
 
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I was impressed by the following quilts
but ---- there have been many more which would have been worthwhile taking photos of
 
 
 
My absolute favorite - Grietje van der Veen
you would think it is a photo but it is all sewn with fabrics  see more
(an interview by Grudrun Heinz with Grietje)
 
 

 
sewn in a class by Nancy Crow

 
Stoffwerke by Cécile Trentini
Daily Beauty: 365 Ways to Play With Everyday Quilt Embellishments
it s a book and you can have a look inside
 
 
beautiful small works by Cécile Trentini
 
 
 
also from the class of Nancy Crow.
 

 
Brigitte Morgenroth
all silks
 
Maija Brummer
very delicate and transparent - enjoy more quilts when you 
 
 
by Pia Welsch
 
 

 
lunchtime
 
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I was leaving when others had their break to meet DH who was patiently waiting
in a café and in our shopping mall looking at electronics and so on ...
or what they do when they are on their own. Smile!

6 comments:

  1. Amazing work by Grietje van der Veen. It certainly does look like a photograph. The work of Cecile is also fascinating. Thanks for sharing your day and the quilts with us, Anneliese and also the links to see more - appreciated.

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  2. Such beautiful quilts by very talented people. The first one you show is amazing.

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  3. European quilts are really colourful and graphic! Not like the taupe and romantic quilts you often find here in Japan!

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  4. Danke für deinen Bericht über Karlsruhe! Mich haben die Werke von Grietje in Einbeck überaus beeindruckt, auch die von Cécile Trentini - ich glaube, es war im Elsaß, dass ich sie einige Male bewundern konnte. Sehr interessant auch dein letzter Post, ich kannte die von dir vorgestellt Stadt nicht.
    Alles Liebe
    Claudia

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  5. I always find it amazing how there is never an end to quilt creations, there is always something new :-)
    My DH brings a book :-))

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  6. I like the same one as you Anneliese and also like the second one by Nancy Crow.

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