From the Arizona State Fair, 2009 - a prize winning quilt in the Craft Building. This is a marvelous quilt by Kay L. Homme, entered in the CC/S Quilt Open. It is a hand applique quilt with machine quilting. See the previous photos for more detail.
Affairs of the Heart - Miriam Reed, Grandview, CO 2011 AQS Quilt Show & Contest Des Moines, Iowa This design from Affairs of the Heart by Aie Rossmann, consists of 36 applique blovks on a black background. Hearts in the border are reverse appliqued.
Majestic Mosaic, made by Karen Kay Buckley of Carlisle, Pennsylvania, was quilted by Renae Haddadin. Karen spent a year on the machine applique - and then Renae spent a year on the machine quilting. Note that even small appliqué pieces have quilting.