Saturday, July 19, 2014

SAQA Benefit Auction 2014: Dream Collection

The annual benefit auction is the signature fundraising event for Studio Art Quilt Associates. Your purchases help increase the recognition for art quilts and the artists who make them while supporting SAQA’s exhibitions, publications, and education outreach. The 2014 SAQA Benefit Auction is coming up in September and Dream Collections are starting to appear online.  The dream collection set out below is comprised of works donated by six of the Twelves that are up for auction:
Nightfall - Deborah Boschert Sky Blue Pink - Gerrie Congdon 
Nightfall: Deborah Boschert             Sky Blue Pink: Gerrie Congdon 
Undecided - Karen Rips  The Visitor - Terri Stegmiller     
Undecided:  Karen Rips                   The Visitor:  Terri Stegmiller 
    Eye of the Crow - Terry Grant    Neptune's Necklace #1 - Brenda Gael Smith        
Eye of the Crow: Terry Grant                   Neptune's Necklace#1:Brenda Smith

Talking of SAQA, congratulations to Helen! Her work Graffiti 1 was juried into the SAQA exhibition Wide Horizons IV that will premiere at the Carrefour Européen du Patchwork/European Patchwork Meeting  in Alsace, France:18-21 September 2014.  Don't forget, all 144 works from the Colorplay Series will also be on exhibition at this event.
Graffiti 1:  Helen Conway
Many of the Twelves enjoy the educational, networking, mentoring and exhibition opportunities offered by Studio Art Quilt Associates. If you’ve been thinking about joining SAQA, add the discount code “BGS” to the application form and you will receive a 10% discount on the membership fee.