Sue's "The Red Shawl: A Tender Mercy" has been selected from among 1156 entries as part of the Ninth International Art Competition of the Church History Museum (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints). The theme for the competition was "Make Known His Wonderful Works" based on the scripture “Pray unto the Lord, call upon his holy name, make known his wonderful works among the people.” (Doctrine and Covenants 65:4)
The venue for the Ninth International Art Competition will be in the LDS Conference Center in Salt Lake City, UT. The exhibit officially opens the evening of March 16, 2012 and runs through October 14, 2012. The complete gallery of juried entries will be on the Church History Museum website beginning March 21, 2009.
The story behind the quilt:
An Original Quilted Fiber Art Landscape created in appliqué technique with hand dyed, over- dyed and batik fabrics.