KTAA Annual quilt Exhibition 2015 Opening night
This years show, saw 155 entries . The show was judged by Sheikha Altaf Al Salem Al Sabah- Sadu woven pieces expert, Pauline Barnes- UK Quilters Guild and Shelby Alaho- local Published Fiber Arts Expert, Each piece in an individual category is judged according to its construction and design. Criteria are rated from satisfactory to excellent and can included composition, originality, technique and visual impact. Each piece is rated overall and placed as first, second and honorable mention. Judges Comments pertaining to the submission is provided for each of the participants. The best of show was won by Aiesha Khalid for her quilt ‘Starry Night. Judges Choice, Sheikha Altaf- for HananAl Kazemi-Jacket ,Shelby Alaho- Hayfa Al Mughni -Cubism .Pauline Barnes-Salma Asima Khalid-Feathery Delight. Awards for each category and best of show was announced during the opening on April 28 at 7-00pm. The best in show prize is a sewing machine sponsored by Bernina International through Ms Mala Ramakrishnan, Classic Quilt and Quilting, Dubai.Thank you.
KTAA Congratulates all the winners.
Best of Show
By Aiesha Khalid
Judges choice by Sheikha Altaf
Hayfa Al Mughni -‘Cubism’
Judges choice by Shelby Alaho
Salma Asima Khalid-‘Feathery Delight’
Judges choice by Pauline Barnes
Some of the other winning entires