embroidery contest: the results
Also after lengthily discussions, the jury could not agree which entry should win. There were three candidates for very different reasons. So, in the end, we decided to declare those three candidates as winner and divide the price.
Small and large table cloth in Assisi style by Nadine D'Haese
Repetition is the power of decoration. The many meters of border in both cloth makes the clothes elegant and distinctive eye catchers in every room, in every house. The black work borders makes a nice finish.
Cushion by Mieke Kwant
A poem by Gerrit Komrij, together with some edges and a bird motif makes it into something somewhat different as an ordinary sampler. Color use and a natural layout make it an enjoyable piece to watch.
Sampler with Assisi motif
The maker of this work is asked to contact us. Name and email address are not known to us
There are many edges in many different styles in this work. It takes some time to admire them all. It is a pity that it is behind glass. Without it it should be much clearer. Combining these edges and the Assisi motif into a satisfying piece is after all not that easy, but here it is quite well done.
Luuk de Weert