The Official opening of the IPS National Exhibition "Branching Out" was held on 5th July in the Botanic Gardens.
5 quilts were selected from the Mid-West Branch to hang in the exhibit.
Here's Gillian Sheehan at the opening with her piece "Fossil with Branching Ornament"
"Swimming Free" by Rachel Banting:
Meg Kenny with her quilt "Breathe In, Breathe Out, Interior, Exterior Spaces"
Genesis group quilt "First Growth". The Genesis group has 5 mid-west members - Claire Lynch, Meg Kenny, Paula Rafferty, Tracy Watson and Ann Rafferty:
"Spring Growth" by Claire Lynch