Modern Quilting in the UK - 2018 Quilt Challenge

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Quilts covering all aspects of optical illusions;
weaving, layers, shadows, making three dimensions out of two, perspective and impossible figures
Made by the members of the Modern Quilt Group and first shown at the West Country Quilt Show 2018

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Treasure Boxes

by Helen Butcher

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Three dimensional illusions have always fascinated me and here I have combined this with my love of foundation paper piecing. As with any patchwork illusion, colour choice plays a big part in making the illusion work. The pattern for this panel is available from