Friday, February 10, 2017

Big Tokyo Weekend - Quilt Show #4 NHK Partnership Quilts

I first learned about the NHK Partnership Quilts from a blogger known as Queenie.  She has been participating in this worthwhile cause since 2004 and always includes a Swedish flag in her blocks.  


I made blocks in 2013, 2014, and 2016, which were for quilts the following year in January.  There is a theme every year, this year is the love of gardening.  The quilts are raffled off and the money raised goes to charity.


I was very happy to attend the show and see the quilts for myself this year.  Here is my block:

Yellow Hexagon flowers


There were many quilts and I only took photos of a few of the quilts and a few of the interesting individual blocks.  








5 comments:

  1. I love the joy, color, and creativity of these quilts composed of unique little blocks. I think Chuck Nohara is their grandmother!

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  2. Oh, this is such a good selection of Partnership quilts. You have shown how many blocks there are in each quilt and how subtle the shading of the background is. I often missed that at the show, standing too close.
    Let's take part again next year. I wonder what the theme will be!?

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  3. Hi Pamela,omg these are amazing,thankyou for sharing,so much work has gone into these.

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  4. Such beautiful quilts. It's interesting to see the nature themes in the designs :)

    I hadn't realized that Japan a homeless problem, but as you say it makes sense with the economy and the natural disasters in the last decade.

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  5. Beautiful quilts there Pamela, your block is lovely.

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