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Is This Quilt a "Traditional" or "Innovative" Design?

Old 11-24-2012, 08:25 AM
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I'm going to enter this quilt in a show and the application asks if the quilt is "Traditional Design" or "Innovative Design." Here is what the application says: "Traditional and Innovative refer to design, not to construction techniques. Innovative entries should emphasize innovation in design."

I have no idea what these terms mean and don't know which one to pick for the application. Which do you think it is?

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Old 11-24-2012, 08:26 AM
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I can't help with your question, but I wanted to say how fantastic this is. Love the floating cubes and your color choices. Good luck at the show!
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Old 11-24-2012, 08:28 AM
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I'd say it is innovative, and a neat design too!
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Old 11-24-2012, 08:28 AM
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I think it would def be Innovative .... your quilt is gorgeous and looks so 3D .... LOVE it

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Old 11-24-2012, 08:37 AM
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I see lots of traditional blocks presented in an innovative way, so I would say innovative. It's a wonderful quilt, and I'd love to know more about it. Is it an original design, or is there a pattern available? Was it hard to make?
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My vote is for Innovative as well. Love the color combination.
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What an innovative quilt! Love it.
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Old 11-24-2012, 08:44 AM
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Wonderful! Absolutely gorgeous and most importantly unique. I would classify it as innovative. Good luck. I have not seen other entries into the show but I seriously think that you have a winner.
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Wow! Innovative, definitely, that's the thing that stands out.
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impressive no matter how you label it.
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