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PAQA Orchid Challenge

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Special Exhibit for the 19th WORLD ORCHID CONFERENCE AND SHOW

Quilters were invited to exhibit160 at this prestigious event which draws 150,000 ‐ 200,000 viewers from around the world!

Focus of quilts was on orchids of their own choice.  Quilts were judged for both their artistic merit and their accuracy of the depiction.  Judging was by both artistic and floral judges.

Size  24" x 24" minimum to 54" x 54" maximum. The preferred size is approximately 45" x 45".



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Every Orchid Hides Its Soul © Kathy Ainger Purple Passion ©Rosile Baker White Orchid ©Rosile Baker Orchid Times Four ©Roberta Dahmer Hidden Orchid In The Lagoon ©Kathy Downie Winter Bloom ©Pat Kroth Dance of the Fairest ©Lucy Lesiak Orchid Study II ©Stephanie Nordlin Orchidaceous ©Stephanie Nordlin  In The Wild ©Carol Perkins Dancing Orchids ©Gayle Polk Pink Blooms ©Gayle Polk The Deceiver ©Sharon Rose In The Greenhouse ©Sandy Schweitzer Full Blooml ©Linda Sorkin-Eisenberg Oriental Orchid ©Mareen Tinley Kaleidoscope Treasure ©Trish Williams