Special Awards

Festival of Quilts 2017


Best of Show
Bernina Australia

The Innocent
Adriana Newton
151 x 121cm







Category
Pictorial

Runner-up to Best of Show

Glimpses of the Flinders
Prue Wheal and Val Giles
209 x 139cm







Category
Two Person Applique

Best use of Colour

Road Trip
Amanda Kelly
96 x 163cm



Category
Modern Amateur

Retaining the Tradition

Hampton Ridge
Eve Bologiannis
with Sally MacKenzie
220 x 218cm


Pattern source
Red Crinoline Quilts
Block of The Month



Category
Two Person Traditional

Amateur Encouragement Award
Bernina Australia

Jewel of Contemplation
Helen King
170 x 220 cm


Design Source
Elephant Abstractions
Violetcraft Design



Category
Traditional Large Amateur

Youth Entrant Award

Enterprise
Port Augusta West Primary School Year 7
with Sharron Jones
180 x 220 cm


Excellence in Hand Quilting
& Viewer's Choice

My Caswell got Creative…
Tara Sniedze
220 x 220 cm


Interpretation
Caswell Quilt Corliss Searcey






Category
Applique Large Professional

Excellence in Domestic Machine Quilting

Sarah Upsized
Pip Porter
189 x 189 cm



Category
Modern Professional

Excellence in Long/Short Arm Quilting

Amanda's Quilt
Quilter Val Towill (Maker Barbara Day-Brinkley)
205 x 260cm


Interpretation
The Country Songbird Quilt
Benner & Pellman


Category
Two Person Amateur

Judges Commendation - Sue Wege

Madness
Helen Smart
156 x 209 cm



Category
Traditional Large Amateur

Judges Commendation - Jill Christian

It's Raining Clams
Jillian Radcliffe
114 x 140cm


Inspiration
Latifah Saafir


Category
Modern Amateur

Judges Commendation - Glenda Olesen

Floating Log
Jeanne Treleaven
46 x 46cm



Category
Art/Innovative Amateur

Judges Commendation - Vicki Jenkin

Life is Beautiful
Wendy Hunt
Megan Pollard
148 x 188 cm


Pattern Source
Helen Stubbings
Block of the Month


Category
Two Person Amateur

Judges Commendation - Maxine Smith

Sea Serpent
Alvena Hall
60 x 120cm



Category
Pictorial

Judges Commendation - Raelene Draheim

Celebrate SA
Dione Gardner-Stephen
55 x 110cm



Category
Challenge

Hangers Commendation

Amanda's Quilt
Barbara Day-Brinkley, Quilter Val Towill
205 x 260cm


Interpretation
'The Country Songbird Quilt' by Benner & Pellman


Category
Two Person Applique

Conveners Commendation

The Meeting Place
Fran Halls
80 x 76cm



Category
Applique Small Amateur

First Time Entrant

From Outback Sun to the Deep Blue Sea
Kylie Duncan
55 x 110cm



Category
Challenge

VIP Choice
Bryan Whitehead

It's Raining Clams
Jillian Radcliffe
114 x 140cm



Category
Modern Amateur

Viewers Choice

My Caswell got Creative…
Tara Sniedze
220 x 220 cm


Interpretation
Caswell Quilt Corliss Searcey






Category
Applique Large Professional