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THE NATIONAL QUILTING ASSOCIATION

45th ANNUAL QUILT SHOW 

Columbus, Ohio 

MAY 23-25, 2014 

AWARD WINNERS

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Best of Show - Large

#109 Eureka!, Marilyn Badger*, St. George, UT

 

Best of Show - Medium

#506 Saffron Splendor, Pat Holly*, Ann Arbor, MI


Best of Show - Small 

#914 Christ in Gold, Laurie Tigner*, Rapid City, SD


Best Hand Quilting

#105 Quezal, Cindy Frese*, Pleasant Prairie, WI


Best Machine Quilting - Stationary

#2216 Fire in the Sky, Alice Kay Arnett, Laramie, WY


Best Machine Quilting - Track Mounted

#2110 Flowers and Feathers, Kristin Vierra, Lincoln, NE


Traditional

#1029 Life's Compass, Miki Peine, Saint Paul, MN

 

Exemplary Applique

#506 Saffron Splendor, Pat Holly*, Ann Arbor, MI


Exemplary Piecework

#211 SuperStar, Marilyn Badger*, St. George, UT


Color

#1436 Fern Rising, Claudia Pfeil, Krefeld,


Embellishment

#1429 OverJOYed, Flora Joy*, Johnson City, TN


Judges Recognition Connie Silbler 

#907 Shenandoah Falling, Margaret Solomon Gunn, Gorham, ME

#1106 Moroccan MoonFire, Tami Graeber, Tucson, AZ

 

Judges Recognition Anita Shackelford

#1026 Not My Grandmother's Dresden Plate, Marilyn Hardy*, Tyler, TX

#1403 Sticks and Stones, Linda McCurry*, Gilbert, AZ


Judges Recognition Kate Eelkema

#1307 Shoe Envy, Deborah Langsam, Charlotte, NC

#1810 God's Eye, Amy Pabst, Le Roy, WV


1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention in the Following Categories:

Pieced Quilt-Large

1st #109 Eureka!, Marilyn Badger*, St. George, UT

2nd #102 Roman Tiles, Ann Petersen*, Aurora, CO

3rd #105 Quezal, Cindy Frese*, Pleasant Prairie, WI

HM #106 Scarborough Fowle, Mary Abbott Williams*, Pinehurst, NC

HM #115 Crazy Baskets, Debbie Barber*, Laurelville, OH


Pieced Quilt-Medium

1st #211 SuperStar, Marilyn Badger*, St. George, UT 

2nd #206 Almost Black & White, Peggy Marquardt, Rhinelander, WI

3rd #207 Aboriginal Lines 1, Lou Ann Smith, Goleta, CA

HM #205 Tree # 1, Angela Welch, Columbus, OH


Pieced Quilt-Small

1st #304 Logjam on Turtle Creek, Karen Fisher, Tucson, AZ

2nd #314 Pieceful Constellations, Mary Huey*, Willoughby, OH

3rd #302 Feathers Over Fibonnaci, Beth Schillig*, Columbus, OH

HM #311 Basket Case, Sue Turnquist*, Tifton, GA


Appliqued Quilt-Large

1st #404 Jacobean Dream, Linda Roy*, Knoxville, TN

2nd #409 Jacobean Terraria, Cleo Ward*, Colbert, GA

3rd #403 The "Garden" Revisited, Stephanie Wilson, Weems, VA

HM #410 Blue Denim, Julee Prose*, Ottumwa, IA

HM #411 Midnight at the Celtic Garden, Mary Olson*, Aumsville, OR


Appliqued Quilt-Medium

1st #506 Saffron Splendor, Pat Holly*, Ann Arbor, MI

2nd #510 Sampling the Silk Road, Christine Wickert*, Penfield, NY

3rd #503 December, Jane Zillmer*, Mercer, WI

HM #501 Rusty Blooms, Cheryl Kerestes, Wyoming, PA

HM #507 My Roses of Remembrance, Ingrid Carstensen*, Lewis Center, OH


Appliqued Quilt-Small

1st #613 Mon Petit Baltimore, Susie Wimer*, Ranson, WV

2nd #603 "Elephants under the Bodhi Tree", Cindy Behrens*, Waukesha, WI

3rd #616 Ancestral Spirits, Theadra L Fleming*, Ypsilanti, MI

HM #611 Dragonflies in my Garden, Janice Willits*, Ostrander, OH

HM #615 Quilting Bee Under the Sea, Esther Lloyd*, Beavercreek, OH


Mixed Technique Quilt-Large

1st #701 Zen Star, Linda McCuean*, New Galilee, PA

2nd #702 Tulip Serenade, Barbara Clem*, Rockford, IL

3rd #706 Cabine Colore, Patricia Kerko*, Sunset, SC

HM #704 For the Love of Trees (and other things), Shirley Tchou*, Pepper Pike, OH


Mixed Technique Quilt-Medium

1st #805 Zen Garden, Margaret Solomon Gunn, Gorham, ME

2nd #808 Cockscomb, Linda Henderson*, Salem, OH

3rd #803 Baskets 'N Blooms, Melanie Gardiner, LaFayette, IN

HM #802 "Sixteen Baskets of Buds", Cindy Behrens*, Waukesha, WIMixed Technique


Quilt-Small

1st #914 Christ in Gold, Laurie Tigner*, Rapid City, SD

2nd #907 Shenandoah Falling, Margaret Solomon Gunn, Gorham, ME

3rd #915 In An Orderly World, Linda Syverson Guild*, Bethesda, MD

HM #909 Baltimore Album Tribute, Jackie Perry*, Marion, VA

HM #911 Judy's Flower Garden, Judy Ettema*, Bellaire, MI


Duet Quilt-Large

1st #1001 Circle of Curiosity, Anne Armour, Jackson, TN

2nd #1008 Among Friends, Linda McCuean*, New Galilee, PA

3rd #1002 Along Loch Lomond Shores, Jan Cunningham, Acworth, GA

HM #1005 Hugs and Kisses, Gail Smith, Barrington, IL

HM #1012 Inspiration, Patricia Pfeifle*, Gulfport, FL

HM #1026 Not My Grandmother's Dresden Plate, Marilyn Hardy*, Tyler, TX

HM #1028 Chris and Jamie's Wedding Quilt, Pat Harrison*, Exeter, RI

HM #1029 Life's Compass, Miki Peine, Saint Paul, MN

HM #1031 Decisions, Decisions, Decisions, Serena Vrnak*, Tyler, TX


Duet Quilt-Medium

1st #1126 Sunset, Kathie Beltz*, Greenfield, NH

2nd #1103 Toil and Trouble, Linda Neal*, McKinney, TX

3rd #1106 Moroccan MoonFire, Tami Graeber, Tucson, AZ

HM #1109 Bunnies, Rita Frost*, Battlecreek, MI

HM #1111 Baltimore Christmas, Sue Maitre, Cave Creek, AZ

HM #1116 Fantasia, Patricia Kerko*, Sunset, SC

HM #1117 Feathered Goose, Carol Jaynes*, Savannah, GA

HM #1128 Crazy for Modern, Joan Knight*, Prattville, AL


Duet Quilt-Small

1st #1206 Rose Trellis Redesigned, BJ Kelly*, Westerville, OH

2nd #1207 Snowflakes, Michele Byrum*, Salem, OR

3rd #1201 Angel Babies with Embroidery, Donna McDade*, Middletown, OH

HM #1208 "Fun In The Snow", Marlyn Curnow*, Wirtz, VA

 

Pictorial Quilt

1st #1325 One Fine Day, Laurie Britt, Bakersfield, CA

2nd #1323 Sakura II: Picnic at Naruko, Megan Farkas*, Sanbornton, NH

3rd #1318 Shadows of My Mind, Paula Ridley*, Mountain Rest, SC

HM #1305 Card Shark, Carla Triemer*, Hoffman Estates, IL

HM #1307 Shoe Envy, Deborah Langsam, Charlotte, NC

HM #1322 Drifting Over the Mississippi Bluffs, Laura Wertwijn*, Owatonna, MN


Art - Innovative Quilt

1st #1436 Fern Rising, Claudia Pfeil, Krefeld,

2nd #1435 Bohemian II: Ferris Wheels and Kites, Sandra Peterson*, Muncie, IN

3rd #1429 OverJOYed, Flora Joy*, Johnson City, TN

HM #1403 Sticks and Stones, Linda McCurry*, Gilbert, AZ

HM #1418 Succulents Abstracted 02: Purple, Lou Ann Smith, Goleta, CA

HM #1425 "Nose-Y Neighbors", Sherrie Cahill, Madison, AL

HM #1430 Crime Scene Investigation, Pauline Salzman*, Treasure Island, FL

HM #1432 The Quilt with the Dragon Tattoo, Nancy Arseneault*, Tucson, AZ


Naturescape Quilt

1st #1507 Even the Sunflowers Wept, Sue Turnquist*, Tifton, GA

2nd #1505 Camouflage at Sea, Flora Joy*, Johnson City, TN

3rd #1501 Mile 13 -- Monument Valley, Julia Graber*, Brooksville, MS

HM #1503 Alpine Forget-Me-Nots, Annette Kennedy, Longmont, CO


Scrap Quilt

1st #1605 Because of Jane, Ruth Pennell*, Columbus, OH

2nd #1601 Hip Hop, Beverly Hertler*, Red Bank, NJ

3rd #1602 Rhett & Scarlett, Jill Cross*, Macomb, MI

 

Quilt

1st #1708 Back to the '30's Round Robin, Sheila Maxey, Sutton, W 

2nd #1709 Ladies in Red, Eileen Billey, New Stanton, PA

3rd #1705 Mrs. Lindberg's Neighborhood, Martha Lindberg, Mesquite, TX

HM #1704 Radiating Crossroads, Charlotte Noll*, Lauderhill, FL

 

Lynn Harris Miniature Quilt

1st #1803 The Flower Garden, Laura Welklin*, Noblesville, IN

2nd #1804 May Morning, Jane Holihan*, Walworth, NY

3rd #1807 Rainbow Sherbet, Megan Farkas*, Sanbornton, NH

HM #1802 President's Wreath, Annette Burgess*, Union City, PA


Quilting Clothing

1st #1901 Stroke of Genius, Kathy Knapp*, Belpre, OH


Chapter Row

1st #2004 Spool Quilt, Susan Carlisle*, Coshocton, OH

2nd #2002 Prairie Flowers, Goodtime Quilters*, Laurelville, OH

3rd #2006 Circles in the Sand, Alice Hamlin*, Punta Gorda, FL

HM #2003 Rose Cross, Margaret Majchrzak*, Bay City, MI


Other

1st #2110 Flowers and Feathers, Kristin Vierra, Lincoln, NE

2nd #2113 Juanita's Pearl, Sue Hawkes*, Pocatello, ID

3rd #2112 "Finally", Terre Klipsch, Davenport, IA

HM #2104 In the Tradition, Kim Loar*, Lancaster, PA

HM #2105 Pride And Plumage, Sharon Sweetland, Spartansburg, PA


Modern Quilt

1st #2204 Red Rectangle, Judy Tescher*, Pendleton, IN

2nd #2213 Paint Chip Cascade, Jeri Fickes*, Wooster, OH

3rd #2214 Modern Art in Quilt Form, Sue Cortese*, Holland, MI

HM #2209 Off Center, Charlotte Noll*, Lauderhill, FL

HM #2217 Fire Stacks, Peggy Horgan*, Lakeside Marblehead, OH


SewBatik Winners

Most Creative Edge Finish – Spring Green by Shannon Bartlett 
 
Most Humorous – The Truth about UFO’s and Roswell, New Mexico by Dennielle Bohannon 
 
Most Representative of the Theme – Go Green by Becky Johnson 
 
Most Original Design – Spinster by Beth Schillig 
 
Most Interesting Use of Old Fashioned Pattern – Make It Do! By Vickie Melvin 
 
Most Effective Embellishment – Treasure Tree by Constance Spotts 
 
Most Effective Quilting – Tranquility by Darla Parks 
 
Best Applique – Sir Lars Goes Green by Vickie Melvin 
 
Best Piecework – Our Family’s Favorite Spot by Meta Van Nostran 

Most Effective Use of  Challenge Fabric - Florida Birds in My Gumbo Limbo Tree
by Charlotte Noll
 
 

Click here for a pdf listing of the 2014 Winners List