Graphics by Christine Juker
Photography by Ross Mahoney
Sondra entered 1 piece - "Times are Tough" (pictured below, left) - in the Gypsy Challenge. Sondra was able to attend the show and see the exhibits. Here are some pictures from the Festival.
March 21-23, 2019 - - The Denver Quilt, Craft and Sewing Festival, The Denver Mart, Denver
Sondra and the Denver Doll Artisans had a booth at the Denver Quilt, Craft and Sewing Festival at the Denver Mart. The booth had many examples of the great work done by the women of the Denver Doll Artisans. The members participated in a competition, with the theme "Wild Wild West" . Sondra was thrilled to receive the following awards for her soft sculpture Gold Mining in the Old West (seen below on the left): Best in Show - Professional, Judge's Choice, Most Inspirational Artist and the People's Choice Award (voted on by the Sew Expo attendees). Her piece Coffee's On (seen below on the right) was awarded the Most Original Vignette Award. A couple of pictures of the booth follow.
June 12 -22, 2019 - - NebraskaLand Days Competitive Art Show, Prairie Arts Center, North Platte, NE
Sondra had three items on display, the bronze "The Fight's On" and the soft sculptures "Coffee's On" and "Gold Mining in the Old West". "The Fight's On" was Honorable Mention and "Gold Mining in the Old West" received 1st place in the 3-D division.
April 3-30, 2019 - - Anythink Library, 93rd and Huron, Thornton, Colorado
The Denver Doll Artisans are displaying some of the members works at the library. Sondra has several pieces in the display.