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Quilts -Awards

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Second place in Applique category  2013

“Contained’

971452_658305427520291_385544756_nFoundation paper pieced highly commended 2013

Zinnia

3DThird place in group challengeQ8quilters.2012

Cone flower garden

Cone flower garden

Foundation paper piecedFirst place in FPP category KTAA 2012Judged by Christine Porter.

‘Mabrook ! Kuwait

‘Mabrook ! Kuwait

This is an original design idea.
This quilt is dedicated to the memory of the 50th anniversary celebration which Kuwait saw this year. It is 20 years since  liberation of Kuwait and  being a part of this country before and after liberation  and going through the trauma of occupation, I am as happy as every national that Kuwait is liberated and a happy country celebrating the 20thyear of liberation and I  congratulate Kuwait in their happiness.Techniques:Machine embroidery using Bernette 340 embroidery machine, metallic and silk  threads,  free motion embroidery, thread painting, machine applique.  fabric spray painting. Machine quilted. Size-26×32 Inches.Prizes-won-

KTAA Annual Exhibition 20111

1.First in Machine embroidery category

2.Judges choice by Tracey Pereira-  Specially invited to judge the show from England

3. Judges choice by   Janine Ibbini-Specially invited to judge the show from Abudabi.

4. Best of the show;

5. Exhibited in festival of quilts Birmingham -2011

rao_mahabatmaqbara

Mahabat Maqbara

Art quilt size 30×45 inches

International awards

1. Exhibited as part of a special exhibit in the Internatiaonal quilt show dubai-2010

2.Finalist- Interantional Quilt festival Houston Juried show ‘World Of Beauty’ October 2009

3.Art Gallery Kuwait-Exhibited as a special exhibit -2010

4.Featured in  Jan ,Sadu calender 2010

KTAA Annual quilt exhibition May 2009

1. Best of show

2.First place in art quilt category

3.Quilters Choice

3.Viewers choice

Artists statement

The quilt depicts a partial view of  the main door of mahabt maqbara.  The architecty\ure depicts  fusion of indo -islamic architecture with Gotic art. Mahabat Maqbara is a stunning mausoleum of one of the Nawabs of Junnagadh and is buikd in the late 19th century and is located in Girinar, gujarath, India.

Arabian Tiles

Arabian Tiles-Faces of Arabia, Middle East challenge, part of the gro.7up challenge exhibited in Bermingham quilt festivsl-2007
Arabian Tiles-Faces of Arabia, Middle East challenge,Exhibited in Bermingham quilt festivsl-2007, part of the group exhibit.

Arabian Tiles

Size-37×37 Inches

Awards-Arabian Tiles-Faces of Arabia, Middle East challenge,Exhibited in Birmingham quilt festival-2007, part of the group exhibit.

The quilt design is based on the tile lay out in Scientific Center Kuwait.the line drawn blocks depict,Belly Dancer,Camel racing from Kuwait,Desert safari from Dubai,the golden mask of Tutankhamen from Egypt,Arab dress, Palm tree and Arabic tea Pot.

Dragon and Ladders

Dragon and ladders-

Dragon and ladders-

Dragon and Ladders

size-50x50inches

Awards–  KTAA Annual Quilt Exhibition May 2006

Winner-Children’s Choice-

This quilt was made in memory of my visit to China. All nos from 1 to 100 are hand cut in felt and machine appliquéd . Techniques used are machine embroidery, thread painting,machine appliqué. This is a functional quilt with a rolling fabric dice and six, colored, marker coins.

Waqanki and the butterfly

Winner-Judges choice, childrens choice.

Second place winner -2011

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