Friday, March 20, 2015

Happy Things

A couple of fun and exciting things have happened recently.

- I went to the AQS show in Lancaster. It was wonderful to see so many lovely quilts.

- I won a Judge's Choice award at the Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival for California Dreaming. Yeah!
California Dreaming copyright Diane Rusin Doran

- I'm so pleased to have two of my quilts (Winter's Tarnish and Return of the Grackle) featured in the April/May issue of Quilting Arts in Jane Davila's article on filler stitching, plus a full page ad for Craft Daily featuring Sunrise Serenade as the backdrop. (All these quilts are on my "Recent Quilts" page.)

- I finished a small quilt! When I find out if it was accepted to the exhibit I entered it in I'll share all the details.

I was so wishing spring would have arrived by now, but alas, this is how it looks in my neck of the woods today:

Here's hoping spring has already sprung for you.

5 comments:

Carolyn Morgan said...

Saw your quilts in the latest QA magazine. Stunning. I just happily stumbled upon your blog. Are you painting on fabric? I will have to check out your DVDs.

Diane Doran said...

Thanks so much Carolyn! The majority of my work is digital collage printed directly on fabric, which is what I discuss in my DVDs. Thanks for stopping by!

Amy Art Quilter & Fyber Cafe said...

Just wanted to say thank you for your DVD, I got it for myself for my birthday. It is wonderful, I am having such fun playing with my photos, I have made many brushes, and want to go out and do more photography. I did run my printer out of color pretty quickly, it was almost out anyway. But I think I'll send some off to Spoonflower to get printed on silk. And make more fabric pages with Bubble Jet Set. THANKS! AMY

Bilqis said...

Ur work is stunning ,am so mesmerized by ur creativity n talent .Wud luv to buy ur books and DVD .can u share the links to it plz .Thank u v much .

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