"Dad's February Fantasy -- Spring", was entered in the mixed technique category. It features a machine embroidered center medallion surrounded by appliquéd hexagon flowers. The required challenge fabric was from the Garden Romance collection by Hoffman Fabrics which features lavender and pink roses.
This is the 24th anniversary year of the Hoffman Challenge which began with 94 enthusiastic quilters. Entries from all over the world have grown to more than 700 entr in some years. The quilt categories include pieced, appliqué and mixed technique. Wearable art, accessories and dolls round out the categories.